Build Your Nest Egg

We all agree that its awesome to #GetPaid, but building a sustainable core business or side hustle that serves as your #NestEgg is a deeper, more valuable concept. In this article, we explore what it means to “Build A Nest Egg” and why having any nest egg at all matters.

PMPro Mascot - Nugget and her nest egg

How to improve your sales funnel and grow membership by giving something away for free.

Your prospects and leads are a group of potential customers that have an interest in your business and products, often referred to as your “list.”

In this article, we tackle the problem of building and growing your list. We’ll show you how to leverage a Free Membership product as the first phase of your business’ sales funnel and (ultimately) help you convert list members from prospects to lifetime customers.

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The Tools We Use To Stay Productive And Communicate As A Remote Team

A couple of weeks ago, my teammate Andrew Lima wrote an in-depth article on productivity for remote workers. Inspired by his words, I decided to put together an article of my own to outline the key tools we use at Paid Memberships Pro. These tools help us accomplish work and maintain communication in our geographically diverse team.

Tools we use to stay productive as a remote team

This entry was posted by Travis Lima in About PMPro, FAQ and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Last updated: June 14, 2019. Titled The Tools We Use To Stay Productive And Communicate As A Remote Team

Tips and Tricks to Simplify Membership Site Management in the Backend

Time is a precious resource for most membership site founders and managers. This article aggregates some of our most popular posts related to managing your membership site on the backend. These are the key Add Ons, code recipes, and workflow hacks I myself use in managing the PMPro membership community—and I know they can also help you as a manager of your own membership program.

Tips and tricks for managing your membership site.

This entry was posted by Kimberly Coleman in Add Ons, FAQ and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Last updated: June 11, 2019. Titled Tips and Tricks to Simplify Membership Site Management in the Backend

Troubleshooting Guide: Users Not Created at Checkout

This guide provides troubleshooting steps if your site is failing to create user accounts at checkout.

The same troubleshooting steps apply when your site is successfully processing membership payments or freezing at checkout entirely. You will know that this is happening if users report a white screen at checkout or if you see Orders in the Memberships > Orders admin page with the “User” listed as [none].

A Wild JavaScript Appears: Understanding The Many Ways JS is Used with WordPress

Today’s WordPress developers need to understand a variety of JavaScript methods and frameworks. This article covers the most common methods you’ll see in the wild in both older and more forward-looking WordPress code. Some examples include AJAX with jQuery, ES6, the Heartbeat API, REACT, and Gutenberg blocks.

My goal is to help you feel more comfortable opening up any JS file you come across in the WordPress world.

A Wild JavaScript Appears

This entry was posted by Jason Coleman in FAQ and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Last updated: May 15, 2019. Titled A Wild JavaScript Appears: Understanding The Many Ways JS is Used with WordPress

Online Payments Are Changing: What You Need to Know About Strong Customer Authentication (SCA)

Note: Please refer to the SCA Compliance for PMPro updates article for up to date information about compatibility and beta release information. This article will be updated as the SCA deadline for EU approaches and we have new information to share.

If you accept payments online or develop web apps that do, you may have noticed some new acronyms like “SCA”, “PSD2”, and “3DS2.0” floating around. As the world of online payments continues to evolve, new regulations and new technologies to support these regulations, become necessary to understand and comply with. This article aims to clarify what is changing with how you accept payments online.

Paid Memberships Pro - Online Payments

How To Speed Up Your WordPress Membership Site

Whether you’re selling home-baked ginger cookies, running a consulting business or raising awareness for a cause you’re passionate about, chances are one of the first things on your list is to set up a website. Next up would be the challenging task of actually getting people to visit your site.

Page speed plays a massive role in both the User Experience, Bounce Rates, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) of your site. This article focuses on making sure your website is quick and efficient so you can perform better in search and perform better for your visitors.

How to speed up your membership site