The WP plugin directory has been missing a lightweight WordPress User Profile plugin for too long. Popular user profile plugins are basically full-fledged social network apps. Some even include content restriction features that normally belong in a membership plugin. Don’t get me wrong, they are great, but provide far too many options for anyone that only needs a front-end sign up form, a front-end login form, a directory of users and user profile pages.
Because of the above we decided to build UsersWP and this is exactly what it offers:
The free plugin can be downloaded here: https://wordpress.org/plugins/userswp/
A lightweight WordPress User Profile plugin
In some websites, user profiles and the users directory are the center of operations. For example a dating website. In many others, it’s a secondary element of the website and it shouldn’t be bloated with options, because it would slow down the rest.
For example, on any directory website, the users profile are not as important as the listings or the search engine of the directory.
We created UsersWP for this second category, for e-commerce websites, directories, magazines where the users profiles