Create A Valuable Membership Site Without Any Hassle
Entrepreneurs start a website because they want their business to be visible to more people. Some do it in order to have a place to sell their products. But most people seem to overlook the fact that starting a website could be the business itself. By having a membership, there are many ways that your carefully constructed website could be the only business you’ll need.
There are many reasons for you to have a membership. You’re either selling an online, providing gated or drip fed content, offering a community of prestigious or like- minded people, and the like. While paid membership is the way to go, these sites usually offer free membership to give users a taste and encourage people to pay for the membership.
But before you think about how you can get people to sign up, you’ll need an actual site for people to sign up to. And if you’re not experienced or knowledgable in building websites, how are you going to do it? The expensive and common route would be to hire a developer. But by purchasing a license from a membership software that’s meant for a user- friendly site like WordPress, you’re good to go.
What You Need
Time to do: 1 day Time to see results: 1 month
Distribute majority of your content freely to generate organic search engine traffic to your site.
Make your free content a valuable source of information that people can refer to.
Consider implementing Google’s First Click Free for Web Search that indexes all your restricted content and includes it in search results.
Create an easy registration form with great copy and a strong call to action.
Write personalized follow-up emails to encourage users to complete their registration or update their membership.
Offer a free trial instead of a money back guarantee.
Focus on making your subscription easy and effortless.
Offering a $30 a month membership and getting 100 members in the first month will get you $3,000 just from that very first month. That’s a steady $3,000 stream of income coming your way every month. Think of how much more you could earn by getting more members. Do your research and build loyalty with your members to keep and continually increase what you can generate every month for yourself.