Timothy Jacobs, of Iron Bound Designs, has created a third party iThemes Exchange plugin to enable group membership buying, and calls it Umbrella Memberships. This is a great, great feature (that I'm confident is coming to WooCommerce), but if you're seeking a good plug and play membership solution with Exchange — which rates well in Chris Lema's mega comparison — then put this add-on in your toolkit.
WPComplete is a new WordPress plugin that allows subscribers/students mark pages as read, and helps them keep track of progress through a course or membership site. The plugin comes from Paul Jarvis and Zack Gilbert, and includes a commercial version as well.
Someone asked for folks’ opinions on Post Status membership on WP Chat, and after a number of you commented (you rock) I couldn’t help myself and said some things that y’all might be interested in. But mostly, I heart you.
Today marks two years since I launched Post Status. It’s been an incredible two years. Today, I’m thrilled to announce that the Post Status Membership Club is open.
Restrict Content Pro has been around for a long time, but for a few years it was the third leg on Pippin Williamson and friends’ product landscape. It’s always been a solid, but limited product. It’s still limited, but their team has gone all in to really make it shine for the features it has….
WordPress.com is preparing a feature for subscriptions (donations and recurring payments) on WP.com sites. 💳 Automattic Happiness Engineer Maria Górska posted a link on Twitter for the beta program sign up form and is looking for feedback, especially from “independent content creators on what features they would be interested in.” 🎩 Hat tip to Travis…
Teams for WooCommerce is an exciting new extension for WooCommerce that adds to the functionality of WooCommerce Memberships — enabling team management for membership and subscription websites. I’m looking forward to having it active on Post Status soon, and it might be right for your next project.