Sell subscriptions without sacrificing search and social visibility.
The #1 metered paywall for WordPress publishers
To extend Leaky Paywall see our add-ons
“If you like the sound of the metered paywall model…
then the Leaky Paywall plugin is your best choice.“
Leaky Paywall lets every published article get found in Google search and share socially via Facebook and the rest. It handles posts, issues, and integrates with UniPress for easy publishing to the Apple and Google app stores.
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). 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
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
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Leaky Paywall Add-ons
Extend the functionality of Leaky Paywall with the following add-ons
The Multisite plugin lets you run Leaky Paywall on two or more subsites with one WordPress multisite installation.
Save over $150! This bundle delivers everything you need to run a successful news, blog or magazine site.
Give your readers different subscription options by creating an unlimited number of subscriber levels.
This add-on is perfect for selling subscriptions to companies and organizations and restricting access by domain or email address.
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.
Automatically archive your articles/posts after X number of days. Only a premium level subscriber will have access to your archived content.
Create unlimited coupon codes. Assign them to individual subscription levels and more.
Generate more subscriptions to your publication by letting friends and family buy gift subscriptions!
Filter and download the subscriber info you need. Open your downloaded CSV file in Excel or other spreadsheet program to analyze your subscriptions.
UniPress is the easiest way to launch iOS and Android apps for your WordPress, IssueM, and Leaky Paywall readers.
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.
Choose which MailPoet list you would like to add a new subscriber to when someone pays and subscribes.
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.
Let the reader know how many free articles/posts they have left before they need to subscribe.
Ad Dropper makes it a snap to add, manage, and track ads anywhere on your WordPress site.
Your WordPress installation is complicated and sometimes you need an expert to figure out where something is going wrong.
This is the perfect package for getting your online publication up and running as quickly as possible. Our Pre-Launch Support package will have you publishing in no time.
— Peoples Pundit Daily (@PPDNews) January 15, 2015
“We implemented LP on Sunday AM, and have already made over $3500 in
Matt @ Ram Nation
“The site’s doing well, thanks, and I like the flexibility of Leaky Paywall.
Jim @ Insider Surveillance
“I have been testing out the leaky paywall plugin and its great, thanks for the updates and releasing it to general public.
Edilson @ Basketball Buzz
Special thanks to contributors who have provided us with translations for the Leaky Paywall plugin.
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