How to Protect WordPress Videos

Videos have become one of the most effective types of content to share your expertise and knowledge with others. Oftentimes you want your users to view but not download your private videos. So how to prevent users from downloading your private videos?

Don’t worry with our “Protect WordPress Videos extension”, you can easily achieve that with a few single clicks. Once you’ve installed our extension, follow these 3 simple steps below to start protecting your WordPress videos now.

Please make sure that your video has been protected by our Prevent Direct Access Gold before embedding it into WordPress content. You can do so directly on “Media” page or during step 2 below when clicking on “Add Media”. Otherwise, the video will be still downloadable.

Step 1: Go your where you want to insert your video then click on our plugin’s icon on your post editor.

Step 2: A popup will appear allowing you to choose a video that you want to protect.

You can also adjust the width or height of your video (1) or let your video autoplay (2)

Step 3: Once you’ve chosen your video, click on “Insert video” button

A plugin’s shortcode will be automatically generated for you, which embed your video into your content and protect them against downloading.

Here you go. With our Protect WordPress Videos extension, you now can allow your users to view your videos online but not download them.

Lasted updated on September 11, 2018