We’re back for Part V (the final installment!) of our latest WordPress Website Design series – How to Create a Membership Website!
So you’re just about ready to launch your membership website, right? Your site is set up with the WishList plugin. You’ve set your price point, and it’s connected to your shopping cart and email system. Your high value content is ready for your members, either all at once or monthly. You’re ready to go – except – you need a sales page on your website to drive potential members to your membership site!
Creating a sales page for your membership […]
We’re back for Part IV of our latest WordPress Website Design series – How to Create a Membership Website!
By now you should have decided the best way for your clients to access your website.
So, what next? Now you’re ready to choose the software that will run it for you and an application that will automate all of the critical steps for you (sign-up, payment, delivery and email autoresponders). There are tons of different options available, and I’m not an expert on every single one of them, but I can tell you that my favorite is a WordPress plugin called WishList. One of […]
We’re back for Part III of our latest WordPress Website Design series – How to Create a Membership Website!
Now that you’ve chosen the type of membership website you’d like to offer, and the price point you’d like to create, it’s time to decide how your clients can access your site. Once again, you have choices to make that allow you to determine whether your members have access to everything immediately, or if your content will be presented on a month-by-month basis.
Membership website structure
Yearly Membership Website: Whichever structure you choose to use, you can create all of your content in […]
In my recent post, WordPress Website Design – How to Create a Membership Website – Part I, I provided guidance on choosing the website structure that is best for you. Now it’s time to dive into content creation (it’s a BIGGIE!).
Creating content for your membership website should be a process similar to any other content you’re creating. It should be high-value, varied and easy to access. You can create videos, blog posts, expert articles, slideshows, infographics, monthly Q&A calls, expert interviews and even feature guest bloggers who may receive a percentage of the monthly membership fees (this allows you […]
There are many ways to monetize a website, one of the best being a membership site. I like to think of this type of website as a library of content, or a sort of Supercenter for content, that allows you to charge for access to a variety of training materials related to your industry. I’ve set up literally dozens of membership websites over the past few years, including half-a-dozen for myself, as well as for clients.
The most common way to set up this type of site is to charge a monthly fee for access to the website. However, there are […]