Category: Membership

WooCommerce Gift Subscriptions

Sell Gift Subscriptions with WooCommerce

There were tons of really exciting things happening at WooConf over the past week for WooCommerce store owners, but there are a few that I’d love to write about in the coming weeks. The first announcement that absolutely made the...

/ April 11, 2016
shipping box

Create a Menu for Active WooCommerce Subscribers

While many membership or subscription plugins give you the ability to protect entire pages or portions of your content so that inactive subscribers or guests can’t access them, they don’t always give you control over your menu display. If non-members...

/ February 24, 2016

How to Sell iThemes Exchange Umbrella Memberships

Many memberships sites want the ability to separate content access from the membership purchase in order to allow one purchaser to “give out” memberships to other users. For example, a company may want to purchase 10 memberships for employees, and...

/ December 14, 2015
Membership community with WordPress

Building a Membership Community with WordPress

Most purchases are straight-forward and easy for consumers to understand: the transaction is completed up front by paying for items that provide immediate value. For example, think of a new laptop: you’ll pay hundreds or thousands of dollars to purchase...

/ October 19, 2015
EDD Members review

EDD Members Review: a Simple, Lightweight Membership Solution

One of the toughest things to do while building a plugin is to balance the ability to do something really well and be streamlined in meeting this aim with the need to be flexible enough to support several use cases....

/ October 7, 2015
WooCommerce Member Coupons with AutomateWoo

Automate WooCommerce Member Coupons with AutomateWoo

One question I’ve gotten a lot is how to give members or subscribers a periodic discount for products on your site, which is no easy feat to accomplish. Sites that have subscriptions or memberships that entitle members to a set...

/ October 5, 2015
Sponsored Memberships Paid Memberships Pro

Sponsored Memberships with Paid Memberships Pro

Have you checked out Paid Memberships Pro recently? There’s a lot of good stuff going on over there, and I wanted to fill you in on some of it. They’ve recently revealed some in-depth notes about their business structure, and...

/ August 12, 2015
WooCommerce memberships review

Building a membership site with WooCommerce Memberships

This is post 11 of 11 in the series “Membership Sites” (Click to expand) While creating a membership site with WooCommerce has been possible for some time, this setup has always been a bit complex and requires several plugins to get...

/ June 29, 2015
Group memberships with WooCommerce

How to Sell Group Memberships with WooCommerce

When you build a membership site with WordPress, you have lots of good options to choose from when searching for the right plugin. However, almost all membership plugins assume that the customer is buying the membership directly from the site....

/ June 22, 2015
Restrict Content Pro Review 2015

Restrict Content Pro 2.1: Changes and New Features

Restrict Content Pro version 2.1 was released last week, and today we’re covering the major changes to the plugin. We wrote a detailed Restrict Content Pro review a few months ago, so much of the details included there in terms...

/ May 6, 2015
Cointent: Content Paywall with WordPress

4 Steps to Easily Create a Content Paywall with WordPress

We’ve already written a lot about creating a membership site with WordPress, and there are several plugins available to help you create an entire member management system, from purchasing access to restricting content and managing members. However, many of these...

/ May 4, 2015
Ultimate Member Review

Creating Member Directories: Ultimate Member Review

Most membership plugins focus entirely on restricting content to members: who can access the content, when, how much does access cost, and what to do if a member doesn’t have access. However, they don’t make it easy to build a...

/ April 16, 2015