How to Stop Receiving New User Email Notifications

If you’re running a site that has multiple users or has open registration, you’ve seen the email entitled “[sitename] New User Registration.” While some WordPress users would see the New User Registration email as a beneficial feature, not everyone wants to receive an email every time a new user is created on their WordPress powered website. It can get really annoying real fast – but it is possible to stop receiving new user email notifications.

Stop Receiving New User Email Notifications

Disabling new user email notifications is a cinch.

Navigate to General Settings, under the Settings menu item. Look for the “E-mail Address” field.

WordPress New User Notifications
How to Stop Receiving New User Email Notifications

Change that email address to something different, but it must be a valid email address and we recommend that you can get access to those emails one way or another.

And it’s that simple! You will no longer receive WordPress’ new user email notifications.

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