FAQ - How can I restrict access to certain areas of my website?

Serif Software > WebPlus
Applies to: WebPlus X2 and above

You may decide you want to apply security to your website in the form of access control. This could be for a variety of reasons, for example you might have an online shop and want users to be able to save items in their shopping cart that they can come back and access later. Alternatively, you might have a members/clients only section with exclusive offers and information that you want to ensure only selected users with valid Login details can view.

The User List Smart object can be used to set up Access Control in WebPlus. To find out how, you can:

If you would like to find out more about Smart objects and which ones are available in other versions of WebPlus, you can read this related Knowledge Base article here.

*This video was made in WebPlus X6, but the Insert > Smart Object functionality is the same in WebPlus X4 and above.