Chapter: Components

Site-wide Sales

Introduction The Site-wide sales component allow you to set up landing pages that are associated with discount codes.  The discount codes are automatically applied to anyone who has viewed the landing page and checks out (assuming they aren’t blocking cookies from your server). Sales can be configured to start and stop at particular times, render […]

Drip Series (Drip Content)

The SERIES module of SPMS allows you to deliver content to your customers progressively over time.  The technique is commonly called “Drip Feed Content”. Enable the Series Component If you do not see the SERIES option under your Main Menu in wp-admin, it means it probably wasn’t installed when the plugin was activated.  To activate […]

Pay By Check

With the PAY-BY-CHECK component you get some additional options that make it easier to manage payments received by check or wire. Enable the PAY-BY-CHECK Component Background Jobs The pay-by-check component relies on a series of back-ground processes (WordPress cron jobs) to make sure that check payments expire memberships properly and that users are reminded to […]


With the MailChimp component you can add users to MailChimp when they sign up for a membership and remove them when their memberships expire. Enable the MailChimp Component Go to MEMBERSHIPS->SETTINGS->COMPONENTS Scroll down to the MAILCHIMP INTEGRATION section Set the drop-down to YES Click the Save Settings button. Important: Go to the WordPress Plugins Screen […]

Email Confirmations

When a user signs up to a membership level, you can prevent them from using that membership until they validate their email address.  This is useful in preventing spam registrations. This ability is controlled on each membership level you define.  Thus, you can require it for free memberships and not require it for paid memberships. […]

Custom Post Types

You can add the Require Membership metabox to any WordPress Custom Post Type.  Straight out of the box, SPMS will add this metabox to the following Custom Post Types: Post Page Products (WooCommerce) Additionally, it will not allow you to add the metabox to CPTs that make no sense.  So, the following are not even […]

Google reCaptcha

Introduction The Google reCaptcha component of SPMM adds an additional level of protection to your site against brute force registrations and attacks. Features Add reCaptcha checks on registration forms Add reCaptcha checks on login forms Activating The Component To activate the GOOGLE reCAPTCHA component: Navigate to MEMBER MANAGER->SETTINGS->COMPONENTS Click the checkbox next to Simple:Press Member […]

User Bookmarks

Introduction The User Books component of SPMM provides the ability for users to save links into their user profile/account.  For websites with many pages (eg: tutorial and e-learning sites), the user might sometimes need to save links.  Instead of saving it in their browser bookmarks where the links might be lost, they can save it […]

Online Users

Introduction The Online Users component of SPMM provides the ability for admins to add widgets and shortcodes that display a list of users that are currently online. Features Show a list of online users using a WordPress short-code Show a list of online users using a widget Allow the admin to filter the list of […]