No, that's not the start of some weird joke. These are the three types of user roles in Showcase Workshop.

Viewer

This is the default user type when you add a user to your workshop.

Viewers can:

  • Download showcases to their device(s)
  • Share content
  • View and download their own activity log from the web app
  • Edit their own name, email address, and password

Viewers cannot:

  • Create or edit showcases
  • Publish or unpublish showcases
  • Add or remove users
  • View analytics about other users
  • Access billing information
  • Edit other users' details

Editor

Editors can: 

  • Create showcases
  • Edit showcases
  • Publish and unpublish showcases
  • Edit shareable content
  • Download showcases to their device(s)
  • Share content
  • View and download their own activity log from the web app
  • Edit their own name, email address, and password

Editors cannot:

  • Add or remove users
  • Access billing information
  • View analytics about other users
  • Edit other users' details

Admin 

Admin users are the ones with all the power (we strongly encourage them to use this power for good, not evil).

Admins can:

  • Create showcases
  • Edit showcases
  • Publish and unpublish showcases
  • Edit shareable content
  • Download showcases to their device(s)
  • Share content
  • Add or remove users
  • Edit other users' details — including resetting passwords and changing the user's role
  • View and download an activity log for all users in the workshop
  • View and update billing information

Admins cannot: 

  • Get a free puppy from Showcase Workshop