WEBFI-WordPress-How to Restrict Authors to Specific Category in WordPress

Multi-author sites requires great editorial workflow. If you have authors working on specific topics then you can limit them to only publish in that topic. In this video, we will show you how to restrict authors to a specific category.

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Summary of this Tutorial:

Start by installing and activating the Restrict Author Posting plugin.

On a user’s profile page there will now be a ‘Restrict Author Post to a category’ section where you can choose which category they will write to.

The next time a user writes a post they will be informed about this restriction.

Set the restriction to ‘No Restrict’ to remove any restrictions.

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Restrict Author Posting plugin


1 Comment

  • Richard Airsoft on January 28, 2015

    Thank you! This video was really helpful.

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