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Like Lock


WP Like Lock allows site owners to ‘lock’ content on any Page, Post or Custom Post Type, until the site visitor clicks the Facebook Like button to then view the content.

Content can be locked in full or in part on a per-Post basis, in conjunction with global options to lock content by Post, Page, Custom Post Types or Taxonomy.


  • Settings screen
  • Locked content
  • Unlocked content


  1. Download the Like Lock Plugin.
  2. In your WordPress Administration, go to Plugins > Add New > Upload, and select the plugin ZIP file.
  3. Activate the plugin
  4. Use the Settings Panel to lock content as required

Contributors & Developers

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

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  • Corrected version numbering
  • Added link to Pro version


  • Fix: Removed some unnecessary settings in the Settings Panel


  • Fix: Removed some debug information


  • Fix: Facebook Like Bug fixed at
  • Fix: Facebook Like Button wrongly displaying on front page of site regardless of settings


  • We’re aware of an issue with some Likes not being registered and displaying content; Facebook have confirmed this issue at
  • Once they’ve resolved this, we’ll update this plugin accordingly to ensure it works


  • First release.