Password Protected Categories:
The Password Protected Categories plugin makes it easy to have a password protected category on your website. The plugin can help you protect any type of category on your WordPress website.
The plugin allows you to create hidden areas within your WordPress blog or website. These hidden areas can be only accessed by the user if he/she has a password to unlock them. The plugin lets you protect specific categories on a website that is public, eg. a specific technology-related category can be viewed only after entering the password. The plugin provides a category login page that directs the users to the correct category.
Private portfolio Creation
The plugin lets you control how you share recent work or specific files with your visitors, customers. You can protect specific parts of your complete portfolio with the help of Password Protected Categories. The plugin only lets those customers who have the passwords can access your website and related private content.
Protect Events or Products
The plugin lets you create invite-only events and exclusive products for your customers. The plugin also supports Easy Digital Downloads, The Events Calendar (by Modern Tribe), and more. The plugin works with any eCommerce or events calendar plugin that uses custom post types.
Private WordPress Categories
The plugin lets logged-in Administrators or Editors, see private posts, you can create “Private categories”.
Any WordPress post type, page, or taxonomy
The plugin lets you password protect any custom post type with hierarchical taxonomies (categories) – portfolios, events, products & more.
Customer Login Page
The plugin lets the visitor login via a custom page or sidebar and will direct them to the correct category, based on the password that they have entered.