User Submitted Posts Payment Support

The User Submitted Posts Payment addon lets you charge users for front end post submission, supporting PayPal, Stripe, and 100+ other gateways through WooCommerce or Easy Digital Downloads
User Submitted Posts Payment Add-on for WordPress by CreativeMinds main image
WordPress Version
5.4.0 or Higher
Tested up to
WordPress 6.6.X
June 7, 2024
5.7 - 8.2.X

User Submitted Posts Payments Add-on Description

Monetize your blog or content hub! The CM User Submitted Posts Payment Support Add-on for WordPress allows you to charge users for posting content.

Set a price and block publishing until the payment has been processed.

Charge Users For Posting

The base plugin CM User Submitted Posts creates a slick interface where users can post rich content. The Payment Support Add-on takes the experience to a whole new level by letting you charge users to publish their posts.

Now, when users try to publish content, they will be redirected to the checkout page.

Create a sustainable content portal by only allowing paying users to publish content.

Redirection message
Redirection message

Use WooCommerce or Easy Digital Downloads Cart System

EDD Checkout Page
EDD Checkout Page
The payments system is supported by using WooCommerce or Easy Digital Downloads (EDD) as your cart system.

They allow payment gateways such as PayPal and Stripe to process the payments.

User Submitted Post Payments Add-on Related Use Case

User Submitted Posts Payments Add-on Prerequisite Plugin

You need to have the User Submitted Posts installed before using this add-on.

User Submitted Posts Payments Features

Please check the user guide to learn more about this add-on.

Profit From Content – Reviewing and curating content requires a lot of resources. Make the most out of your investment and generate revenue from submitted content
Set The Price – Choose how much users have to pay in order to publish their content
Clean Interface – Configure the cost and the “redirected to checkout” message in just a few clicks
EDD and WooCommerce Support – Use either leading payments platform. They enable your visitors to pay for content in hassle-free environment, using trusted payment gateways such as PayPal and credit cards

Base Plugin User Submitted Posts Features

Compatible with WordPress 5 – Seamlessly work with either the classic editor or Gutenberg.
Upload Images – You can upload post featured image to the post content area from the frontend submission form.
Categories and Tags – Form submission can include tags and categories.
Moderation Support – Admin can moderate posts before they are published.
Notification Support – Admin receives a notification when a post is sent for moderation. The user receives a notification when it is approved.
User Dashboard Support – Using a Shortcode, the user can see, manage and delete all his/her posts form the user frontend dashboard.
Custom Post Types support – Supports both regular post and also custom post types submissions.
User-Friendly Frontend Interface – User-friendly Frontend Interface allows users to post from frontend.
Submit and Update – This frontend customizer plugin lets WP users edit fields, submit and update the frontend posts.

Support Saving Draft – User can save a draft of the post before submitting.
Support Content Templates – Admin can create a template for the expected content so users will be able to view it.
Shortcode Support – Admin can add a shortcode with the submission form on any page or post.
Payment Support – Charge users for submitting content by using the User Submitted Posts Payment Support add-on.
PeepSo Integration – Allow users to post blogs directly from their PeepSo profiles.
Integration with MicroPayments – Added support for the author submitting the post to set amount of points for access post. This requires to install the MicroPayment platform plugin.
Charge Points for Post Submission – You can charge users for the post submission. Users can pay with the virtual money from their wallets. This requires to install the MicroPayment platform plugin.
Edit Posts – Admin can allow user to edit the posts he has submitted from his user submitted post dashboard. Admin can receive a notification each time a post has been updated.

User Submitted Posts Base Plugin

User Submitted Posts Payments Related Products

User Submitted Posts Payments Frequently Asked Questions

What payment methods does this add-on work with?

The payments add-on for User Submitted Posts works with either the Easy Digital Downloads (EDD) or the WooCommerce payment platforms. By default these use PayPal, which can also offer guest checkout so your users won’t need to log into a PayPal account to pay for submitting posts.

However if you wish to use other payment gateways, there are plenty of other options offered by both EDD and WooCommerce, free and paid.

To learn more about this feature see this Help article.

What happens when a user submits a post?

The user will be redirected to the relevant checkout page. Only when the payment has been processed that the post will be published.

After submitting the content, the user is redirected to the checkout

How do I set the price for submitting posts?

The price is controlled through the Payments tab in the plugin’s settings.

To learn more about this see the Help Article

Settings - Setting the price

Can I customize the message shown when the user is being redirected?

Yes. You can edit, translate or adapt the message as necessary from the Labels Settings screen.

To learn more about this feature see this Help article.

We Accept All Major Credit Cards
Accepted payment methods include all Credit Cards and PayPal