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EASILY HIDE PARTS OF WORDPRESS. FAST.

Create private areas in WordPress. Unlock them with a password or user login.

BUILD A PRIVATE BLOG

  • Create hidden areas within a WordPress site or blog
  • Protect specific categories within a public site
  • Add one or more passwords for each category, or unlock automatically for specific users and roles

PRIVATE PORTFOLIO OR GALLERIES

  • Control how you share recent work or specific files
  • Protect specific parts of your complete portfolio
  • Protect with a simple password or user login

PROTECT PRODUCTS OR EVENTS

  • Create invite-only events and exclusive products.
  • Works with any eCommerce or events calendar plugin that uses custom post types.
  • Supports Easy Digital Dowloads, The Events Calendar (by Modern Tribe) and more.

What Our Customers Say

#1 WordPress password protected categories plugin
"Password Protected Categories was easy to install and setup. It works beautifully with EDD and I am excited to use it for other membership features and paid products in the future. Great customer service!"
Rhoda, Lemony Fizz - USA
"I was looking for a plugin to put a password block over custom post types. Individual user accounts would have been too complex for the site I was building. Password Protected Categories did the job perfectly!"
Jan Leeks, janleeks.com - UK
Rated 4.75 out of 5 stars

PROTECT ANY CONTENT

WordPress Password Protected Categories makes it easy to protect areas of your website - with or without individual user accounts.

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SIMPLE PASSWORD PROTECTION

Add one or more passwords to a category and instantly protect that category, its sub-categories, & all its posts.

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USER ROLE PROTECTED CATEGORIES

Restrict WordPress categories by user role or user account. Logged in users see their protected categories.

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ANY PAGE, POST OR TAXONOMY

Password protect any custom post type with hierarchical taxonomies (categories) – portfolios, events, products & more.

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HIDDEN FROM SEARCH ENGINES

Password protected categories (and their posts) are automatically hidden and no-indexed from search engines.

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CENTRAL LOGIN PAGE

Visitors can login from a single page or sidebar. The Password Protected Categories plugin will direct them to the correct category, based on the password.

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TRIED TESTED

We've tested with more themes and plugins than anyone else. Supports Product Add-Ons, Quick View, Dynamic Pricing & others.

"I was looking for a plugin to put a password block over a set of custom post types. Normally I would have an accounts set up, but this was way too complex for the site I was building... Password Protected Categories did the job perfect!"
Dr. Chad Edwards
Revolution Health - USA

Choose Your Plan

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Two Plugin Bundle

Protected Categories + Posts Table

Choose this option if you want a user-friendly table layout for your public or protected categories.

What it looks like on your site
Any or all of your posts (or custom posts) are listed in a searchable table with filters:

Password Protected Categories with table plugin

  • Protected categoriesRestrict access to categories and taxonomies
  • 3 protection optionsUnlock categories based on password, user or role
  • Searchable table layoutList posts, pages, custom post types, custom fields, taxonomies, and more

$ 89 (save $128)

One Plugin

Password Protected Categories

If you just want to restrict access to categories without changing the layout, then choose this option.

What it looks like on your site
Your usual website layout, with access restrictions on some or all of the categories:

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  • Protected categoriesRestrict access to categories and taxonomies
  • 3 protection optionsUnlock categories based on password, user or role
  • Searchable table layoutList posts, pages, custom post types, custom fields, taxonomies, and more

$ 49

Prices exclude VAT and are billed annually, unless they are marked as lifetime. If you let an annual license expire then you can keep using the plugin but won’t receive any further updates, new features or support. Lifetime licenses include lifetime updates and support.

100% Money Back Guarantee

We've got your back. Your purchase is covered by our no-risk 30 day money back guarantee.
If for any reason you're not completely happy with the plugin, you're entitled to a full refund up to 30 days from your original purchase. No questions asked.

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Expert support team

We're here to help. Our friendly support team are always on hand if you get stuck, need guidance or have a question.

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Detailed documentation

Our searchable Knowledge Base contains over 200 articles. It's the best way to get instant answers, tips and guidance.

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Setup guide

Your plugin comes with a simple step-by-step setup guide, to get you up and running as soon as quickly as possible.

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Fast response times

We pride ourselves on our fast support times. We typically respond to support requests within hours, or even minutes.

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Money back guarantee

If you're not 100% happy with your purchase, we offer a full 30 day money back guarantee. No questions asked.

FAQ

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Current version
Version: 2.1.8
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