How to password propect a wordpress page quickly

When you publish a WordPress post (or Page), it is visible to the public. But do you know how to password propect a wordpress post or page?

In this article, we will show you how to create a password protected page or post in WordPress.

WordPress comes with some basic content visibility options. Look at the Picture.


  1. Public is selected by default.
  2. Checking Password protected reveals a text field for entering a password, that will be required to view that post. The password is limited to 20 characters.
  3. Checking Private makes your post visible only to your site’s Users with the role of Administrator or Editor.

If you still don’t know how to password propect a wordpress page, you can see this video.

Simple enough right? I hope that these help to you!