• Overview

    You can password-protect your pages and require that your visitors enter a specific password before accessing a page. You can also make it a requirement for your visitors to become members of your site before they can enter specific pages.

  • Password Protecting Your Page

    You can password protect individual pages by going to the Page Settings section of the page that you would like to protect.

    To password protect your page:

    1. From the left side of the Editor, click the page icon to open Pages.
    2. From Pages, next to your page, click the settings icon.
    3. From Settings and SEO, checkmark the box next to Protect Page.

    4. From Protect Page, click Password Protect. Type a password in the field.

    5. Click OK and then click Done.

    Your page is password protected.

  • Protecting Members-Only Pages

    You can set specific pages of your site as members-only pages. A site visitor that tries to open one of your members-only pages will be prompted to sign in or to sign up for your site.

    Your visitors will only be required to sign up or log in when trying to access your members-only pages. You can give them the option to sign up or log in to your site from any page of your site by adding a Member Login Button and setting it to Show on all pages. The Member Login Button will also allow your users to log out of your site.

    To protect your members-only pages:

    1. From the left side of the Editor, click the page icon to open Pages.
    2. From Pages, next to the page that you are setting as members-only, click the settings icon.
    3. From Settings and SEO, checkmark the box next to Protect Page.

    4. From Protect Page, click Require Site Member Login.

    5. Repeat Steps 2-4 for each of your members-only pages.
    6. Click OK and then click Done.

    Your members-only pages are protected.

  • Adding a Member Login Button

    You can add a member login button to your site so that your visitors can sign up or login to your site and access your members-only pages.

    To add a member login button to your site:

    1. From the left side of the Editor, click the plus icon to open Add
    2. From Add, click Apps.
    3. From Apps, click Member Login Button.

    4. Drag the Member Login into place.

    From the bottom of Member Login Button settings, click Show on all pages to add  this button to all the pages of you site.

    A member login button is added to your site.

    To set which of your pages are members-only, follow the instructions above. A site visitor that tries to open a members-only page will be prompted to sign in or sign up for your site.

    If you set your Member Login Button to Show on all pages (Step 4 above), your visitors will be able to sign up or sign in to your site from any of your pages. Your visitors will only be required to sign up or log in when trying to access your members-only pages.

    Any of your site visitors will be able to sign up and login to your site automatically when you add a Member Login Button to your site. You can set up your Member Login Button to require pre-approval by following the instructions below.

  • Requiring Pre-Approval for Site Members

    Any of your site visitors will be able to sign up and login to your site automatically when you add a Member Login Button to your site. You can set up your Member Login Button to require pre-approval from the My Account section of Wix.com.

    To require pre-approval for your site members:

    1. Sign into Wix.com.
    2. From the top menu, click My Account.
    3. Next to your site, click Manage & Edit Site.
    4. From the menu on the left of the page that opens, click My Contacts.
    5. From My Contacts, from the list on the left, roll over Site Members and click the settings gear.

    6. From Settings, click the radio dial next to Approval per individual.
    7. Click OK.

    Your site visitors will have to be approved to become site members.

    You can approve or deny the new member from My Contacts by clicking Requests under Site Members.

    When you approve your site members, they will not be notified automatically. Be sure to send your new site members an email to let them know that they've been approved!

  • Managing Your Site Members

    You can view, edit and manage all of your site members from the My Contacts section in My Account.

    For more information about managing your contacts, click here.

    Viewing and Editing Your Site Members' Details

    To view and edit your site members' details:

    1. Sign into Wix.com.
    2. From My Sites, next to the relevant site, click Manage Site
    3. Click the My Contacts tab. 
    4. From My Contacts, from the list on the left, click Site Members.

    5. Click a site member to view your site member's details.
    6. Click Edit to change your member's Info and Notes. Click Save when you are done.

    For more information about managing your contacts, click here.

    Approving or Blocking a Site Member Request

    To approve or block a site member request:

    1. Sign into Wix.com.
    2. From My Sites, next to the relevant site, click Manage Site
    3. Click the My Contacts tab. 
    4. From My Contacts, from the list on the left, under Site Members, click Requests.


    5. Check the box next to a prospective member.
    6. From the top of your site members requests list, click Approve or Block.

    7. From the confirmation window, click Approve or Block.