Paid Memberships Pro is a WordPress Membership Plugin and provides a Support Community for Membership Sites. The plugin adds a new revenue source to your website. It is also flexible enough to fit the needs of almost all membership-based businesses.
If you’re looking to start a new membership site on WordPress, you are probably comparing several platforms for your project. One of the best ways to get a true feel for any software out there is to take it for a test drive. For this reason, we’ve put together a complete demo site—the “Must Love Dogs” membership program—that you can download and use.
Your demo site includes sample settings, member data, a history of orders for reporting, and several feature-enhancing Add Ons. You’ll get a true experience for what it will be like to manage a Membership site on WordPress.
This is a list of the most common advanced development requests we see among membership site owners. Familiarizing yourself with the Paid Memberships Pro platform and codebase will help you become an Advanced Developer.
Explore this guide to build your skills in extending, customizing, and developing for WordPress membership sites.
We often get asked our recommendations for web hosts that support Paid Memberships Pro. More often than that we see issues that crop up with running Paid Memberships Pro on certain hosts and setups. We may expand this article in the future to make more specific recommendations, but in the meantime, here are the rules to follow.
Version 2.3.3 of Paid Memberships Pro is out with a handful of bug fixes, including a security patch. All users are advised to update as soon as possible.
The security issue involves a SQL injection vulnerability on the add/edit orders page in the WP dashboard. A user must be logged in as an administrator to launch the attack. We do not suspect that this vulnerability is being actively exploited. Even so, it is important to fix this issue since it could be used in conjunction with other vulnerabilities to do damage to your site.
Version 2.3 of Paid Memberships Pro introduces several new features that will not be configured after updating. This guide aims to highlight the settings you’ll need to update in order to take full advantage of new features and enhancements.