Create Password Protected Post in WordPress Without Plugin

Post with password protection can be created in wordpress as well as blogger. WordPress users always expect something in plugins. But not now. Today I would show you how to create a post with password in wordpress. This is a simple tip that could be used to secure, some personal posts to specified users in your blog. So this trick and tip for wordpress post is well known to many of professional wordpress users including new users.

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If you already know how to secure your post with password, then you can skip this article. But if you don’t know how to use this. Then you should stay with me to learn this wordpress trick. You have good experience in using wordpress post editor. I know well. But you don’t have time to check all the options available in wordpress post editor. This is what we have found. Securing your blog from hackers and your post from viewers should be learn by every wordpress user.


password protect post in wordpress

While you are in post editor, at left of your post editor you find a option named “Visibility “. Visibility is the option that enables you to protect your wordpress post with password. By default, it is set to Public, where everyone can see your post. You can edit it and set to Password Protected. Now enter your password there and click on Ok. Now you have successfully created password protected post in wordpress. When you visit that post page, you notice notification ” This post is password protected. To view enter your password below” and followed by a password entry box.

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Now you are done. Your post is protected with password and secured from only specified users who know password to that post. If you are want to remove password to that post, change visibility settings to Public and click on Ok. Now you are done with this wordpress security trick.

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