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    Advanced Access Manager

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    Advanced Access Manager (aka AAM) is all you need to manage access to your website frontend and backend for any user, role or visitors.

    Few Quick Facts

    • Bullet-proven plugin with over a 1 million downloads where all features are well-tested and documented. Very low amount of support tickets in comparison to similar plugins;
    • AAM contains the most powerful and flexible set of features to manage access to your WordPress website and most of them are absolutely free;
    • It is the only plugin in the world that gives you the ability to manage access to your website content for any role, individual user and visitors or even define the default access to all posts, pages, custom post types, categories and custom taxonomies;
    • AAM is developer oriented plugin. It has countless number of hooks, integrated with WordPress RESTful API and has numerous abstract layers to simplify programmatic access management;
    • No ads or other promotional crap. The UI is clean and well crafted so you can focus only on what matters;
    • No need to be a “paid” customer to get help. Request support via email or start chat with Google Hangout;
    • Some features are limited or available only with premium extensions. AAM functionality is transparent and you will absolute know when you need to purchase our premium features;
    • There are some bad reviews however most of them where posted years ago and are unrelated to current AAM version; or were posted by users that did not bother reading the bullet-point above.

    The most popular features

    • [free] Manage Backend Menu. Manage access to the backend menu for any user or role. Find out more from How to manage WordPress backend menu article;
    • [free] Manage Roles & Capabilities. Manage all your WordPress role and capabilities.
    • [free] Manage temporary user accounts. Create and manage temporary user accounts. Find out more from How to create temporary WordPress user account;
    • [free] Backend Lockdown. Restrict access to your website backend side for any user or role. Find out more from How to lockdown WordPress backend article;
    • [free] Secure Login Widget & Shortcode. Drop AJAX login widget or shortcode anywhere on your website. Find out more from How does AAM Secure Login works article;
    • [free] Ability to enable/disable REST API and XML-RPC.
    • [free] Manage access to REST API individual endpoints for any role, user or visitor.
    • [free] JWT Authentication. Authenticate user through WordPress API and use received JWT token for further requests. Fid out more from Hot to authenticate WordPress user with JWT token
    • [limited] Content Access. Very granular access to unlimited number of post, page or custom post type (19 different options). With premium Plus Package extension also manage access to hierarchical taxonomies or setup the default access to all post types and taxonomies. Find out more from How to manage access to the WordPress content article;
    • [free] Content Filter. Filter or replace parts of your content with AAM shortcodes. Find out more from How to filter WordPress post content article;
    • [free] Login/Logout Redirects. Define custom login and logout redirect for any user or role;
    • [free] 404 Redirect. Redefine where user should be redirected when page does not exist. Find out more from How to redirect on WordPress 404 error;
    • [free] Access Denied Redirect. Define custom redirect for any role, user or visitors when access is denied for restricted area on your website;
    • [free] Manage Metaboxes and Widgets. Filter out restricted or unnecessary metaboxes and widgets on both frontend and backend for any user, role or visitors. Find out more from How to hide WordPress metaboxes & widgets article;
    • [paid] Manage Access Based On Geo Location or IP. Manage access to your website for all visitors based on referred host, IP address or geographical location. Find out more from How to manage access to WordPress website based on location article;
    • [paid] Monetize Access To You Content. Start selling access to your website content with premium E-Commerce extension. Find out more from How to monetize access to the WordPress content article;
    • [free] Multisite Support. Sync access settings across your network or even restrict none-members from accessing one of your sites. Find out more from AAM and WordPress Multisite support;
    • [and even more…] Check our help page to learn more about AAM
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