Building a Membership Site with WordPress and Paid Memberships Pro

Did you know that with Paid Memberships Pro and WordPress you can build a comprehensive membership site for you, your business, or organization? Watch Jason Coleman, PMPro’s founder, as he demonstrates his talk on the same subject at a virtual Lehigh Valley WordPress Meetup.

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How to Set Up a Demo Membership Site

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.

Test Drive Membership Site Demo on WordPress

How to use a Page Builder to create a custom Membership Level Pricing page.

The landing page for your levels is the primary place your site will attract and sell its membership products. Our plugin includes a few options to design this page, including the default [pmpro_levels] shortcode and the enhanced options when using the Advanced Levels Page Shortcode Add On.

What if you need more control over this page and would like to design a completely custom page for your levels? In this article, I will take you through the process of building a new membership levels page using the Elementor Page Builder, an open source plugin available in the WordPress plugin repository.

5 Principles for Improving Relationships to Grow and Retain More Members

Jason and I recently met up with an old friend and former client, Ed Wallace, to discuss member organizations, associations, and membership sites. Watch the full interview below or listen via the audio-only link to discover how these 5 key principles can improve your membership or association’s offering.
Applying the principles of the relationship engine to your membership site

Types of JavaScript in WordPress

The WordPress of today includes many JavaScript methods and frameworks, each with a specific role in the codebase. Watch Jason Coleman’s talk on the variety of JavaScript in WordPress, presented at WordCamp Lancaster 2019.

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PayFast: Our Preferred Payment Gateway For South African Membership Sites

We’re excited to announce the launch of our Payfast Gateway for Paid Memberships Pro. This new open source plugin will add the South African payment processing service PayFast as a gateway option for Paid Memberships Pro.

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From Patreon to PMPro: A showcase of two guys doing everything they can to live for another.

What do you get when you when you have three friends, a bucket list and a leukemia diagnosis? This is an inspiring member showcase that started out as a selfless journey of true friendship and developed into a mission: to truly live for another.

One List One Life - Paid Memberships Pro

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How to Set Up Your Membership Level Pricing

This guide covers some of the most common pricing models for membership sites and how to configure level pricing for your site. It’s a useful guide if you’re just getting started with Paid Memberships Pro and would like to learn the different ways you can potentially charge members.

Video Walkthrough: How to restrict members-only content in Paid Memberships Pro.

If you’re new to Paid Memberships Pro, you may be wondering what settings are available to restrict access to members-only content on your site. This video extends our documentation on Controlling Members-Only Content and provides a quick tutorial to familiarize yourself with a few methods to lock down your posts, pages, and categories.

BuddyPress Seminar April 11th and 12th, 11am to 3pm EDT

On April 11th and 12th from 11am to 3pm EDT we will host a two-day online seminar on using BuddyPress with PMPro.

We will field questions on using the two plugins via live video stream and offer hands-on help as you set up BuddyPress. Join the whole seminar or pop in for an hour or two. Our goal is to help as many of you as possible to make full use of these plugins and learn how you are using BuddyPress so that we can improve our platform.

This entry was posted by Jason Coleman in Add Ons, Videos and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Last updated: April 10, 2018. Titled BuddyPress Seminar April 11th and 12th, 11am to 3pm EDT