Hide the Publish Button for WordPress Posts

The PublishPress Checklists plugin offers the ability to hide the “Publish” button if the checklist requirements are not met.

  • Go to Checklists > Settings in your WordPress admin menu.
  • Check the box, “Hide Publish button”.
  • Go to create new content.
  • Do not finish the checklist requirements.
  • You will see the first “Publish” button in the top-right corner:
  • You will not see the final “Publish” button and will not be able to complete the publishing process:

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