Anonymous Post Pro – Best WordPress Frontend Posting Plugin
Anonymous Post Pro is a plugin that solves the problem of all the websites that require user generated content on their website but don’t want all anonymous users to log-in so as to maintain their website’s security. It is the easiest, simplest and most secure way to allow any of your visitors(guest/not logged in users) to submit WordPress post types on your website. You can call it a highly customizable powerful tool for front end posting. According to the author, this plugin is compatible with all WordPress themes, so you won’t run into any issues running into it.
This might be one of the most feature rich plugins that WordPress has ever seen. Some of its major highlights are :
You can create unlimited forms, each with a distinct set of settings and restrictions using this plugin. There are four ready to use templates and an easy to use Form Styler, using which you can style your frontend form in any way you want. Form building is also made super easy by this plugin as users can simply drag and drop for form building. Building your form could never be easier!
You can also add unlimited custom fields which will provide you the ability to add any number of extra fields that you need in your form. This plugin supports multiple field types – text field, text area, date-picker, file uploader, check box, radio button and select-option. You can even make the custom fields appear in the front-end, a feature that WordPress does not initially have.
Due to the functionalities provided by this plugin, you can arrange to send emails to the admin(s) notifying them of any user’s activity and also email the users to notify them if their posts have been published or rejected. You can add up to three recipients as admin for email notifications.
Extremely impressive customization options
Literally, this plugin allows you to customize almost thing you want. You can customize:
- admin notification email
- user notification email
- customize after submission message
- login message
- captcha message
- captcha error message
- form styles
- media upload options
Basically, name it and the customization option is there already.
This plugin also provides an option of setting up mathematical or Google captcha that ensures a human, not a random script is filling out the forms on your website. This way you can make sure to a great extent that your server does not get overloaded due to spam from unnecessary mechanical form fill-ups.
Powerful and Secure Media Tools
If you want to allow users to post media files from frontend yet not let them get access to your WordPress’ media library, then this plugin provides an interface to users that allows them to upload media on their own while blocking their access to your media library. This plugin allows not-logged in users to upload unlimited files – images, pdf, doc, videos, anything.
These are only few listed features of this plugin. Apart from this, a huge number of extra functionalities is served by AccessPress Anonymous Post Pro. In Spite of being so feature rich and highly customizable it’s amazing how this plugin supports all browsers, works in all devices and has a fully responsive interface. You can even translate the forms into your own language. Also, free updates for a lifetime once you are a proud purchaser of this plugin. For anyone who needs to have user-generated content in their website, this plugin is a must have!