If you have a WordPress site and youre looking for adding age restriction or verification in your WordPress site. Then today Im going to share a tips to add age verification in WordPress Website.
First of all, I would like to clarify, its better to do that with a plugin. So I would recommend best plugin for that.
The best plugin for age restriction or age verification for a WordPress Website is Age Gate.
So lets discuss how to add age verification in WordPress Website.
First of all, we will need to install and download the Age Gate plugin to your WordPress site. Then youll see a new option will come there called Age Gate as you can see in the screenshot below.
Then if you click on it. Youll see the admin panel to manage the plugin will come. From there youll be able to add age verification in WordPress site.
There are four tabs ( Restriction, Messaging, Appearance, Access ). And youll see there are lots of option to manage.
In Restriction page there are three features ( dropdown option, Yes/No option and Input to enter Date of birth ) I would like to choose Yes/No option. Because its easy to use for a user.
But you can choose the one which matches with your requirements.
How to customize content ( such as headline, subheading etc ).
So to do that, youll need to go to Messaging tab. And then you will see options to manage content like title. As you can see below Ive customized mine.
How to customize the front look.
To add age verification in WordPress site. You need to customize the page. So if you want to customize the looking of the age restriction page, then youll need to Appearance tab. And then youll see all options to manage front part. So if you would like to add a custom background images for this. Then you can do it too from there. You can also use any custom background color which matches with your Website Color.
How to add a logo in age restriction page.
If you go to Appearance tab then youll see an option to select your logo. So its too easy to add your logo. To add age verification in WordPress site. It is also needed to add a logo in the age restriction page.
Advance age restriction page to add age verification in WordPress Website.
If you are having any problem to add age verification in WordPress Website, then the Advanced tab is for you. The problem can be caused by conflicting plugin with other ( such as WordPress caching plugin ).
If you would like to add custom CSS only for age restriction page, then there is a field for that called Custom CSS,
How to add age verification for specific post or page.
Sometimes we may need to add age verification in WordPress site, but only for specific post or page, not all pages or posts. So to do that, youll need to select ( selected content ) from Restriction tab. After that, if you create or edit a post, then youll see an option to add age verification at the right sidebar. Ive attached a screenshot below.
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