To make specific tasks - mainly to manage and, depending on the way, some editing of content - to fulfill and enforce the respective usage policy, an administrator has extended user rights.

In websites such as forums, he has, for example the right to delete and edit posts, the update to a new version of the forum software you are using (for example vBulletin, WoltLab Burning Board, phpBB or MyBB ) and the blocking of users.