The WordPress Password Protected Categories plugin makes it easy to restrict or hide any type of category in WordPress. You can password protect any type of content including:

  • blog post categories
  • document library categories
  • events categories
  • portfolio categories
  • e-commerce store categories
  • any post type categories

As well as password protection, the plugin also lets you restrict categories based on user role, or to specific logged in users.

You can choose whether your protected categories are visible or hidden from public view.

Use the menu links above to see public and password protected WordPress categories in action. You can also test drive the plugin using the category login form below.

Use these passwords to test the plugin…

Enter a password and you’ll automatically be redirected to the correct category containing hidden posts, portfolios, events or productsL

  • Password for protected blog categories – barn2
  • Password for protected event categories – eventslist
  • Password for protected product categories – eddlogin