Function Name: count_users
The count_users function is a WordPress function that returns the total number of registered users on a WordPress site. It provides a simple and straightforward way to get a count of users without having to perform any complex queries.
This function can be used for various purposes, such as displaying the total number of users on a site, tracking the growth of a site’s user base, or for displaying user statistics on a dashboard.
To use the count_users function, you can simply call the function and store the returned value in a variable. Here’s an example code snippet that counts the total number of users on a WordPress site:
<?php $user_count = count_users(); echo 'Total number of registered users: ' . $user_count['total_users']; ?>
In this example, we are calling the count_users function and storing the returned value in a variable named $user_count. We then use the ‘total_users’ key to retrieve the total number of registered users and display it on the page using the echo statement.