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WP Basic Authentication

Description

WP Basic Authentication is a plugin for protected your development WordPress site like .htpasswd and support Docker and Kubernetes (K8s)

Features:

  • Easy for setting Basic Authentication
  • Basic Authentication works like .htpasswd
  • Protected development website or demo website without .htpasswd
  • Support Docker and Kubernetes (K8s)
  • The plugin is lightweight.

Screenshots

  • Basic Authentication dialog
  • Screenshot of the menu page for Featured Posts Setting page.

Installation

  1. Upload wp-basic-authentication.zip to the install plugin page
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to Authentication in the left-hand menu to start setting the plugin

FAQ

How to setting the plugin?

Go to Authentication in the left-hand menu to start setting the plugin

How to disable Authentication if I forgot the credentials

Rename or delete ‘wp-basic-authentication’ directory in plugins directory via FTP or commend line

Reviews

5 July 2021
This plugin perfectly reproduces the functionality of .htpasswd on Apache. We needed a solution like this for a website that is running on OpenLiteSpeed, and it works perfectly. Thank you!
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Contributors and Developers

“WP Basic Authentication” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Change Log

1.0.0

  • Initial Release