How does the Membership plugin work?

Hello WPMU Dev Community, i am just using the Membership plugin on a website of mine and am having a bit of trouble understanding how it works.

Does a member register for a plan after they have already created an account or when they create there account, how does the registration process work?

I am using WordPress Multisite, BuddyPress and the Membership system setup on Dripped Content Subscriptions. I have already been through half the docs but just need some help.

Cheers,

  • Kimberly
    • Champion of Loops

    Hi there!

    When a user signs up for a membership they are registering to become a member of your site.

    You set the terms of that membership via the Access Levels and Subscription Price. Beyond that they are also a "user" of your site. So you will see them listed in both the Members list and Users list.

    They MUST purchase a subscription to be considered a member (even if it's a FREE one). If they use the default WP registration they will not be counted as part of the member list.

    Please let me know if this helps, and what else I can help you with.

    Best,

    Kimberly

  • SmartSite4u
    • Design Lord, Child of Thor

    Hello @Kimberly

    Thanks for the reply.... :slight_smile:

    So then if I am using a dripped content subscription and I have a subscription set as Serial for a year when that subscription ends does it ask the user to pay for the next year and block access to that level features until they pay?

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