If you are looking to manage access to your WordPress website, then Advanced Access Manager plugin is right choice for you. Try for free first by downloading it from the official WordPress repository here.
Watch the quick introduction here.
Advanced Access Manager (aka AAM) was released in 2011 and since then has become top 1% of the most popular plugins in WordPress repository with over a million downloads and more than 80,000 websites actively using it. Such a positive response suggested that we had created a powerful tool that would allow businesses and individuals to further control and customize the access to their websites.
What differentiate AAM plugin from others is that it allows to manage access to your website on role, user and even visitor levels. It also has well-structured API that can used by developers to create custom functionality.
Please note. You can download and use exactly the same version of plugin for free from the official WordPress repository.
Below are listed some of the most commonly used features that AAM offers with easy-to-use user interface.
Manage posts & categories
Manage access to all posts, pages, categories, custom post types and custom hierarchical taxonomies. For more information on how this feature works, check our article here.
Manage access to backend menu.
Restrict access (including direct access via link) to any admin menu or submenu with simply checking on restrict access checkbox. For advanced usage, AAM shows a capability that is assigned to each menu and submenu, so you can remove it from any user or user role.
Manage metaboxes & widgets
Remove all unnecessary or restricted metaboxes and widgets from the backend and frontend for any user role, user or visitor.
Manage list of capabilities for your user roles and even users.
Define default system redirect when access is denied to any restricted resource for both frontend and backend.
Create content teaser Define default content teaser for any limited post, page or custom post type.
And many-many more.