We all have content that we don’t necessarily want to share with everyone. Thankfully, adding Password protection to a page in WordPress is pretty straightforward.

When editing a page, simply click the “Edit” button to the right of “Visibility: Public”.


This should provide you with some options.


Select “Password protected” and enter your desired password:

Then click “OK”.


Now, just click “Update”, and the page should display a form requesting users to enter a password in order to view the protected content.

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Notes: Keep in mind that not all themes will automatically support this functionality.