How To Set Up A Membership Website In Under A Minute

How To Set Up A Membership Website In Under A Minute

July 12, 2019 5 By Bernardo Ryan



you have a membership organization maybe it's an association or nonprofit or a club and you want an awesome website that it's gonna wow your members and help attract new members to organization while you sleep but building a great website can take months of time and cost thousands of dollars right well not today because there's something called membership management software that can help you build a beautiful website in no time at all I'm literally going to build one in under a minute to show you how and by the way I'm not a techie at all so you don't have to be either so let's get started so here I have a website that I built using wild apricot and you can see that I have a home page which were on right now a join us page where new members can register and pay online for membership an events page that will show all of my upcoming events and members can register and pay online for them too right here a new section a Contact Us page and a members-only area that has restricted content like a member directory and special resources so instead of trying to build this all yourself or go with a freelancer or WordPress site membership management software like wild apricot you make it really simple to set up all these things and really under a minute and that's what I'm going to show you how to do right now so I'm just gonna go into the back end called the admitted all this so here I am in the back end of wild apricot where you can manage all the aspects of your membership organization but I'm just going to show you the website so I'm just going to go to website click theme so here our website templates that come pre-built with all the information and pages that you could ever want for your membership organization and as you can see we have quite a few different number of themes all you have to do to select yours is choose from a variation of one that you like you can see a preview comes up on the side here and even shows you what it looks like in a mobile device select the theme and then you can start editing your pages so this is exactly what I did for my membership organization website and now I'm just going to show you how to start editing the pages right away so I'm just going to cancel my changes go to site pages so here I'm showing a preview of my website I'm just gonna click Edit to show you how simple it is to start editing the information on this page so all I'm going to do is simply click in the content block I want to edit and I can start typing away I can add images or links or really whatever I like here I've added a slideshow and that a gadget we have a number of gadgets that are really easy to add like a slideshow just select the gadget that you like and then simply drop it in place where you want it so there's a slideshow I can add a Google map directory to show where my organization is located I can add a membership application a membership directory a featured member and events calendar there's quite a few different number of things here a donation form a donation goal and it's really simple to just change all of these pages simply by dropping and dragging and then clicking in the content block and then editing it and once you have this all set up a new member can easily come to this website and join and register online their information comes through the website and goes right into the member directory right away so you don't have to worry about manually updating any of your database anymore and that member can find out about inews they can register and pay for events online and then they can access the members only content right away so if you're looking to build a comprehensive easy to update membership website you can get started with a free trial of wild apricots number one membership management software right now and thank you for watching