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HMS Protected


Protect part of the content on your pages or posts. Provide teaser text but require the visitor to login to view the rest. Optionally display a login form that brings them back to the page they were on.


  • Shortcode inside the edit post screen


  1. Upload the hms-protected folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add the [hms-protected] or [hms-protected show_form=”true”] to the pages or posts you want to protect.


Can I use this on pages?

Yes, this plugin works on pages

Can I use this on my blog posts?

Yes this plugin works on posts.

If a visitor signs in through the login form will they be redirected back to the same page?

Yes they will.

Does this plugin work with caching plugins?

Some. If the caching plugin you use does not take into consideration the logged in status it will not work correctly.

Contributors & Developers

“HMS Protected” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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  • Plugin is released to WordPress