What type of job is admin short for?


An admin is an administrator for an organization, service, communication channel, etc. Examples of common types of admins include online forum admins, chat channel admins, website admins, school admins, and office admins.

Admin is a common abbreviation you may see or hear online and offline. An admin may have various responsibilities depending on what they are administering; typical responsibilities include organizing and managing information (messages, appointments, etc.), setting user permissions, moderating communications, and ordering supplies.


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Updated February 20, 2023

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