Easily password protect the child pages/posts of a post that is password protected.
|Author:||Miller Media (Matt Miller) (profile at wordpress.org)|
|WordPress version required:|
|WordPress version tested:||4.9.4|
|Added to WordPress repository:||24-07-2017|
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Before changing to 'Password Protected'
After changing to 'Password Protected' (note the checkbox directly above the Publish button)
Admin screen for child post when being protected by parent
- Upload the plugin files to the
/wp-content/plugins/protect-the-childrendirectory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress
- On any post or page, click ‘Edit’ next to Visibility, change the post to ‘Password Protected’ and an optional checkbox to turn on protection of that page’s children will appear.
- Performance improvements
- Bug fix for parent post link
- Child post displays password protected status in admin when its parent is protecting children.
- Misc code cleanup
- All posts (parent and children) are now unlocked by entering the password on one of those protected pages.
- Tested and confirmed compatibility for PHP 7.2
- Tested and confirmed compatbility with WordPress 4.9.4
- Removed support for PHP versions lower than 5.6
- The initial public release!