It is no secret that you can use WordPress to build any type of website, with the right tools. Plenty of membership sites are powered by this content management system. If you are looking to start your own membership WordPress site, you should give these plugins a look:
MemberPress: a versatile plugin for managing your membership products. It gives you control over access rules and lets you track subscriptions and transactions like a pro. You also get reports, member management, and promotional tools.
SUMO Memberships: this WooCommerce membership plugin lets you restrict access to certain products. Supports multiple membership plans.
ARMember: an all in one membership system with member management, content restriction, support for multiple payment gateways, coupon management, and various templates. It lets you create badges, import settings, and do a whole lot more.
Restrict Content Pro: lets you offer premium content on your site. You can accept credit cards, set up discount plans, create an unlimited number of packages, and manage members.
Paid Member Subscriptions: another tool that lets you restrict content, manage members, and create subscription plans.
Simple Membership: protects members-only content and supports multiple access levels. Lets you have free and paid memberships.
Membership 2: supports various membership sites, including dripped content and guest membership. You get paid via PayPal, Stripe, and other gateways.
Paid Memberships Pro: protects your content and supports recurring payment plans. It should work with most themes.
Users Ultra: lets you create advanced user communities. It auto syncs with WooCommerce and offers partial content protection.
WP Members: a membership framework for premium content sites. Lets you block posts/pages, create custom registration forms, and unblock content as you prefer.
LifterLMS: lets you create and sell premium online courses. The pro version offers even more features, including achievement badges.
WooCommerce and WP eMember Integration: lets you accept payments for your membership plans via WooCommerce.
Memberful WP: another plugin for selling memberships and restrict access to your content. It has a custom widget with links for members.
Ultimate Member: another useful tool for online communities. It has a drag & drop form builder, custom user roles, content restriction, conditional menus, and a responsive design.
Ultimate Membership Pro: for offering free and paid content on your site. It supports unlimited subscriptions, recurring payments, and trials. It lets you lock content inside any page.
WooCommerce Membership: as the name suggests, this plugin lets you create a membership with WooCommerce.
Private Content: has advanced content restriction and user management features. It supports unlimited user levels. You can import/export data easily.
Sensei Content Drip: a handy extension for Sensi powered educational sites. It lets you specify when learners can access lessons on your site.
Frontend User Pro: this membership plugin lets you create multiple free and paid plans, manage user roles, and create multiple forms. It has wishlist and guest posting support.
Paid Content Packages: allows you to bundle your pages, posts, categories, and content into packages and sell subscriptions through PayPal.
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