“If you like the sound of the metered paywall model…
then the Leaky Paywall plugin is your best choice.” —WPMU



“We implemented Leaky Paywall on Sunday morning, and have already made over $3,500 in subscriptions.”
— Matt @ Ram Nation

The #1 Metered Paywall for WordPress

Leaky Paywall is your complete metered paywall solution. It protects your content for subscribers, while still allowing every piece of published content to be listed in search engines and shared via Facebook and other social platforms.

Build your audience. Build your revenue.

Leaky Paywall is fully customizable. Defines your own viewing limits for posts, pages, articles, issues, and any other content type. When integrated with UniPress, Leaky Paywall extends your paywall to your UniPress-powered iOS and Android apps.

The Power-Packed Leaky Paywall Toolkit


Metered Paywall

Let your readers view X number of free articles per Y number of days, before they need to subscribe


Get found in Google

Every article and blog post shows up in Google search, sending you significantly more potential subscribers


Allows your articles to be shared virally

Each one of your blog posts/articles can be shared on Facebook, Twitter, etc 1000’s of times. The paywall only prompts an individual browser that decides to view more of your articles


Offer multiple subscription levels

Offer subscribers an unlimited selection of subscription options, recurring or one time. Subscribers can upgrade/downgrade seamlessly


Offer one subscription to multiple publications

Leaky Paywall allows you to set up multiple publications as subsites in a WordPress multisite installation. This lets you manage individual publication subscriptions in one dashboard


Build your email list with a “Free” subscription level

Give your readers a few more articles in return for their email address. Simple, promotable, powerful.


Apple and Android app publishing

Leaky Paywall synchs with UniPress which let’s you easily publish into the Apple and Google app stores. Manage subscribers, banner ads, push notifications and more right in WordPress


Granular content restriction

Optionally set any article as: always publicly viewable or viewable only by subscribers


Easy subscriber management

Add, edit, and search for subscribers. Easily upgrade a WordPress User to a subscription level


My Account page

The subscribers My Account page lets them change their personal info, see what they are subscribed to, update their credit card info (with Stripe), cancel their subscriptions, log in and out


Subscriber database synchs with WordPress users

This lets you tap into your users with other WordPress plugins, while keeping your subscriber info separate and clean


Bulk import subscribers

Need to add subscribers from another system? Import your CSV file in a snap. Fields supported: username, email, price, expires, status


Offer Stripe & PayPal Payments

Accept all major credit cards through Stripe and/or PayPal (Business, Premium or greater & Micropayments). Offer one time payment or recurring subscriptions


Collect Payments in Multiple Currencies

Leaky Paywall now gives you the option to collect payments in 138 different currencies


Tight API integration

Live web hooks for PayPal and Stripe to communicate with your site. If a subscriber unsubscribes in Stripe or PayPal, the user on your site is automatically updated


Priority support

We will help you every step of the way to keep your publication running smoothly… from setup to maintenance questions. 8 hour response time during business hours

The Best Experience for Your Readers

Leaky Paywall is the only WordPress paywall to bridge web and mobile.

We built Leaky Paywall to be easy to use—for both publishers and for subscribers. That’s why it was important to us to make sure the user experience was consistent across all platforms and devices. Through Leaky Paywall, your subscribers can access your publication on their desktops, their phones, and in your apps—with all data, restrictions, rules, and privileges in tact. Awesome.

Need More Power? Try These Leaky Paywall Add-Ons.


Get the Publisher Bundle!

Includes 18 Add-Ons for Leaky Paywall and IssueM. Over $1,700 in Add-Ons for just $495. View Details

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Corporate Subscriptions

This add-on is perfect for selling subscriptions to companies and organizations and restricting access by domain or email address. Annual purchase: Includes priority support, updates, add-ons. View Details


Leaky Paywall – MailChimp

Integrate Leaky Paywall with MailChimp by automatically adding new subscribers to specific MailChimp lists based on what subscription level they purchase, both free and paid. Annual purchase: Includes priority support. View Details


Premium Archive Access

Automatically archive your articles/posts after X number of days. Only a premium level subscriber will have access to your archived content. Annual purchase: Includes priority support, updates. View Details


Coupon Code Generator

Create unlimited coupon codes. Assign them to individual subscription levels and more. Annual purchase: Includes priority support, updates, add-ons. View Details


Leaky Paywall – Multisite

The Multisite plugin lets you run Leaky Paywall on two or more subsites with one WordPress multisite installation. View Details


Leaky Paywall – Bulk Import Subscribers

A premium add-on for Leaky Paywall that allows you to bulk import subscribers into Leaky Paywall from a CSV file. Annual purchase: Includes priority support, updates, add-ons. View Details


Gift Subscriptions

Generate more subscriptions to your publication by letting friends and family buy gift subscriptions! View Details


Reporting Tool

Filter and download the subscriber info you need. Open your downloaded CSV file in Excel or other spreadsheet program to analyze your subscriptions. View Details


Restrict files to subscribers

Obfuscate any link to any file (PDF, image, etc) in your media library. Requires user to have a valid Leaky Paywall subscription before downloading content. View Details


IP Exceptions add-on

Bulk add IP address ranges to Leaky Paywall. The IP addresses will allow visitors from those IP’s to view articles and posts without having to subscribe. View Details


Article Countdown Nag add-on

Let the reader know how many free articles/posts they have left before they need to subscribe. View Details


Ad Dropper

Ad Dropper makes it a snap to add, manage, and track ads anywhere on your WordPress site. View Details


Leaky Paywall – Multiple Levels

Give your readers different subscription options by creating an unlimited number of subscriber levels. Annual purchase: Includes priority support, updates, add-ons. View Details