Age Gate

We install, activate and setup this plugin based on instructions from the customer.

Plugin Details


There are many uses for restricting content based on age, be it movie trailers, beer or other adult themes. This plugin allows you to set a restriction on what content can been seen or restricted based on the age of the user.


  • Ask users to verify their age on page load
  • SEO Friendly – common bots and crawlers are omitted from age checks
  • Choose to restrict an entire site, or selected content
  • Select a different age on individual content
  • Allow certain content to not be age gated under “all content” mode
  • Add an age check to default site registration forms
  • Three choices for input; dropdowns, input fields or a simple yes/no button
  • Customise the order of the inputs based on your region (DD MM YYYY or MM DD YYYY)
  • Allow a “remember me” check box if desired
  • Ability to omit logged in users from being checked
  • Add your own logo
  • Update the text displayed on the entry form
  • Select background colour/image, foreground colour and text colour
  • Use built in styling out of the box, or your own custom style
  • Ability to add legal note or information to the bottom of the form
  • Redirect failed logins to a URL of your choice e.g. an alcohol awareness website.
  • Ability to use a non caching version
  • Various hooks to add even more customisation such as additional form fields


Use this plugin to enable a popup that requires audiences to accept that they must be a certain age to view content.

Use on sites that have age-restricted content such as sites about tobacco, alcoholic beverages, concerts with minimum age requirements, etc. 


Additional Setup Requirements: Need the statement for the popup and the age desired.

  1. Go to: Plugins > Add New > Search for “Age Gate” by Phil Baker > Install
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Visit “Age Gate” admin section and adjust your configuration.


Be sure to check the ‘Access’ settings tab to grant permissions and omit any post types you don’t wish to display Age Gate options on.


Application Installation Steps Configuration


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