This plugin helps you to hide certain parts of your content like a paragraph or an image etc. to logged-out users or users of any other role with just a simple shortcode.
Customize the shortcode in order to display a special note to your users, apply custom CSS classes for your own design or hide the restricted parts completely.
- text within shortcode
[member][/member]is not visible to anonymous users
- hide content based on user roles (subscriber, contributor, author, editor, admin)
- restricted text can be replaced with info text box
- info text can be customized
- comes with a handy TinyMCE button for quick access
- Upload the plugin files to the
/wp-content/plugins/restrict-anonymous-accessdirectory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress.
- Use the shortcode
[member][/member]in any post, page or custom post type in order to hide content from anonymous users. Important: Please use “Classic” block element if you are using Gutenberg.
- Optional parameters are
showinfo="0"to hide the info message,
infotext="Your custom info for anons."and
class="my-custom-css-class"for adding CSS class to the info box.
- Use parameter
role="editor"to hide content from users below editor capabilities.
Contributors and Developers
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- Added compatibility to custom user roles.
- Added HTML support for infotext parameter.
- Added optional user role based content restriction.
- Tested with WordPress 4.8.
- Fixed: Text output with paragraph tag (wpautop).
- Initial release for WordPress plugin directory.