[wp-hackers] Changing username - WordPress

Paul Menard paul at codehooligans.com
Wed May 9 13:18:35 UTC 2012

On May 9, 2012, at 9:15 AM, Robert Lusby wrote:

> Thanks Mika. Been having this discussion recently, and came to the conclusion that "email address" is best practise for a username.
> Users can remember it, it saves having to create "another" unique identifer (email address should be unique anyway), and provides for a quicker "sign-up" process.
> The down side - of course - being that email addresses change (hence the question above). Quite sure there will be people on both sides of the fence on this one.
> Rob.

You cannot add user in Multisite with the Email addresses as the username. 

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