This snippet will help you to redirect a WordPress user after login, based on the user role.

Add this code to your functions.php file.

   function redirect_user_on_role() {
      //retrieve current user info 
      global $current_user;
      //If login user role is Subscriber
      if ($current_user->user_level == 0) { wp_redirect( home_url() ); exit; }
      //If login user role is Contributor
      else if ($current_user->user_level > 1) { wp_redirect( home_url() ); exit; }
      //If login user role is Editor
      else if ($current_user->user_level >8) { wp_redirect( home_url() ); exit; }
      // For other rolse 
      else {
         $redirect_to = '';
         return $redirect_to;

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