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    Advanced Access Manager (aka AAM) is a powerfully robust WordPress plugin designed to help you control every aspect of your website, your way.

    Few Quick Facts

    • The only plugin that gives you the absolute freedom to define the most granular access to any aspect of your website, and most of the features are free.
    • Bullet-proven solution used on over 100,000 websites where all features are well-tested and documented. The low amount of support tickets speaks for quality.
    • It is the only plugin that allows managing access to your website content for any role, individual user, and visitor or configuring the default access to all posts, pages, custom post types, categories, and custom taxonomies.
    • AAM is a developer-oriented plugin. It has dozens of hooks and configurations. It is integrated with WordPress RESTful and XML-RPC APIs and has numerous abstract layers to simplify coding.
    • 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 at any time.
    • Some features are limited or available only with premium add-ons. AAM functionality is transparent and you will know when the premium add-on is required.

    The Most Popular Features

    • [free] Manage Backend Menu. Manage access to the backend menu for any user or role.
    • [free] Manage Roles & Capabilities. Manage all your WordPress roles and capabilities.
    • [free] All necessary sets of tools to manage authentication with JWT.
    • [free] Create temporary user accounts. Create and manage temporary user accounts.
    • [limited] Content access. Granular access to an unlimited number of posts, pages, custom post types, terms, taxonomies, or custom taxonomies.
    • [free] Manage Admin Toolbar. Filter out unnecessary items from the top admin toolbar for any role or user.
    • [free] Backend Lockdown. Restrict access to your website’s backend side for any user or role.
    • [free] Secure Login Widget & Shortcode. Drop the AJAX login widget or shortcode anywhere on your website.
    • [free] Ability to enable/disable RESTful and XML-RPC APIs.
    • [limited] URI Access. Allow or deny access to any page of your website by the page URL as well as how to redirect a user when access is denied;
    • [free] Manage access to RESTful or XML-RPC individual endpoints for any role, user, or visitor.
    • [free] Passwordless login with URL.
    • [free] Content Filter. Filter or replace parts of your content with AAM shortcodes.
    • [free] Login/Logout Redirects. Define custom login and logout redirect for any user or role;
    • [free] 404 Redirect. Redefine where a user should be redirected when a page does not exist.
    • [free] Access Denied Redirect. Define custom redirect for any role, user, or visitor when access is denied for a restricted area on your website.
    • [free] Manage Metaboxes & Widgets. Filter out restricted or unnecessary metaboxes and widgets on both frontend and backend for any user, role, or visitor.
    • [paid] Manage access based on an IP address or referred domain. Manage access to the entire website or any specific page or post based on referred host or IP address.
    • [free] Multiple role support.
    • [and even more…]


    We take security and privacy very seriously, that is why there are several non-negotiable items that we obey for all cost in the basic AAM version.

    • AAM does not create new or alter existing website database tables;
    • AAM does not read any files outside of the AAM plugin’s folder;
    • AAM does not create new, write or delete any existing files or folders on a server;
    • AAM does not capture or send externally any information about how it is used;
    • AAM does not capture or send externally any information about a website server. The only exception is a website domain that is assigned to a premium license during activation;
    • AAM does not integrate with any other plugins directly;
    • AAM does not impersonate or swap user login sessions. All the authentication is handled by WordPress core where AAM may provide only verified and trusted information as means of authentication;
    • AAM does not include advertisement of any kind (no banners, cross-sales pitches or affiliate links);
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