This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



Free, fast to setup, easy to use solution to charge your blog readers for accessing
blog posts and pages. You will get the payments directly to your PayPal account and you can set the flat or recurring fee items.


  • Lock Combination generator - here you generate the code you later put to posts/pages to charge visitors
  • Messages editor - customize messages LockPress will use to communicate to your visitors
  • Templates editor - customize templates LockPress will use to present the data
  • List of payments
  • LockPress settings screen


  1. Upload lockpress directory from ZIP-archive (if you install from standalone ZIP file) to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory (in the end it should look like /wp-content/plugins/lockpress/lockpress.php etc.)
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Generate the code with lock generator

Latest and up-to-date manual is located at LockPress site


Is this free?

Yes, this plugin is absolutely free and open-sourced.

I need more features. Do you plan to add them?

We are planning to release LockPress PRO sometime soon – it will be much more powerful.

Contributors & Developers

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


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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.



  • Price with floating point fix


  • Multiple domains registration feature


  • Added optional backlink feature


  • Fixed issue when plugin was unavailable if installed from within wordpress


  • First stable release