Before we get into the Membership part of your website , you need to know the difference between Pages and Posts.
Pages,like Contact Pages, Frequently Asked Question Pages etc., you can notadd a category to any Page.
Postsare used for article writing and you can add Categories to Posts.
Categoriesare very important for Membership Functionality on your site.
Part!! Setting Up the Membership Functionality on your Website.
First:Go to WP Dashboard
Go to Plugins> Add New> search for Paid Membership Pro> Install Now > Activate This appears on your Dashboard as Memberships
Go to Memberships> Pages Tab > Click top link> membership Level Tabs> Name your Level
When you name the level, i.e. Gold- give it a description like “ this entitles you to full access to all content on this site” or however you choose to describe this membership privilege.
Enter a Confirmation message, i.e. “thanks for joining our Gold Membership which entitles you to……..
On Dashboard go to Membership Area again> Pages Tab, click the link at top and there you’ll see al the pages created so far.
At Top find> Membership Level tab> Add new Level> there Name your Level i.e. Gold, Bronze whatever you decide. It should relate to the title of your website. Give your Level a description and Add Confirmation Message.” Thanks for joining…..”
Go Down to Billing Details: It’s preferable to make your initial payment low and rebill on a weekly, monthly or yearly bases higher.
It’s completely up to you how youwant to do this billing. If you want a recurring bill, tick that box, if there is no recurring bill, do not tick.
Fill in all the data you decide upon.
Billing Cycle Limit: set to “)”
You can set a Trial billing Period if you want or do not tick there.
Disable new Signups- keep unchecked
Membership Expiration- keep unchecked
Categories_ keep unchecked for now.
Categoriesare important when you create a Post that is restricted for membersonly.
Let's Make This membership Training a Membership Thingy Inside of WA and ALL are welcome to Join.
Make Sure You are all following one another and help one another out and if you discover something cool share it with us all.
If you do not see your name and want to be a part of our widdle group then tell us below by adding your name and the next highest Number.
Wow!!! Look How Many People are Committing to Stay With Us Till ALL Our Membership Websites Puke Money Together....Reach Out to Each Other...
Please Proceed to Part 4