Restricting Access to Pages

restrict access guide

To logged out users, this displays a Login button with the message: “This content can only be seen by authorized users. Please login by clicking the button below.”

Step 1: In the site dashboard, Edit the page.

Step 2: In Page Attributes, change Template to ‘Members Only Page.’


The ‘Page Visibility Options‘ will appear below the editor. You may need to scroll down the page.

Step 3: Change the ‘Visitor Authentication Level.’


Public – anyone who can access the current page. This is the default for new pages.

WordPress Users – only users with access to edit pages in the site can access the current page.

GatorLink Users – only users with GatorLink accounts can access the current page.

UFAD Groups – only GatorLink users in the listed UFAD group(s) can access the current page. Group names should be separated by commas. Contact Media Services for more information about UFAD groups.

Step 4: Click the Update button to save your changes.