CoSchedule executes an almost perfect user onboarding process when you sign up to it’s free trial. Onboarding is such an important part of a successful membership site but one that is often overlooked or left to chance. So, here we look at how you can emulate CoSchedule to create a member onboarding process.Read More
The question of whether a membership site or online course should be open year round (evergreen) or open and close (time-sensitive) throughout the year is a common one – without a clear answer. Here we take a look at the pros and cons of both options and which is the most suitable choice for your site.Read More
When it comes to offering trials of your membership site or online product, opinions tend to be divided between those who consider it a smart strategy and those who believe you shouldn’t give anything away, no matter what. Here’s some food for thought to help you determine whether to implement trials into your own strategy.Read More
When you created your membership site or online course, you probably sat down and worked out how many members you needed to make it profitable – well what if you could make the same amount of money with less members, and without putting your main membership price up?Read More
It can be hard work to keep your members attention long enough for them to actually make use of your membership content. Here are some ways to inject some buzz into your site and keep your members coming back for more!Read More
These days ‘Passive Income’ seems to be the pot of gold (quite literally!) at the end of the entrepreneur rainbow. So it’s not surprising that people might think and hope that a membership site is a good way to achieve this.
But the short, honest, answer to this frequently asked question is actually no, I wouldn’t say a membership site was the best way to achieve passive income – although it can certainly be a lot more passive than a service business.Read More
I’m kicking off my membership plugin review series with s2 Member Pro, which I have to admit is one of my favourite and most used membership plugins. However whilst it’s feature packed, it does have it’s downsides. So let’s take a look at the good, the bad and the inbetween.Read More
Choosing the right membership model for your membership site doesn’t need to be difficult. Here we look at seven of the most common membership models and the different kind of memberships that they each suit.Read More
Once you make the decision to create a membership site, the next logical step is to wonder HOW to create it.
Whilst this seems like it should be a simple question, in reality the ‘how’ of creating a membership site can be a bit of a minefield. There are just so many different tools and plugins out there for creating a membership site these days that it can be hard to choose.Read More
This is a website about membership sites, so clearly we’re a fan of them! But what are the benefits of creating a membership site? Why should you bother? We’ll take a look at three of the most important benefits here.Read More