There are lots of reasons why you might want to create a membership website. One of the reasons, of course, is that you are just passionate about the subject. There are so many ways to create a membership website, so here are my 3 ways to guarantee success with your membership!
Choose your topic
If you just love drones and want to interact with a community of thousands, then that’s a good reason to do so. It certainly doesn’t have to be about money although hundreds of people have started a membership website because they love the camaraderie in connecting with other like-minded souls, but found over time, the website provided them with at least a part-time, and in some cases a full-time income. Community is the key to success with a membership.
Scale Your membership
The beautiful thing about a membership website is that it’s all yours. You can control the content, how often you show up, what it is offered, when they can join, everything! So getting clear on what your membership includes and making it easy and accessible for people to join will help grow your membership for sure!
- Tell everyone about your membership
- Create a funnel for your membership
- Go on podcasts and shout from the rooftop that you have a membership and how people can join
- Continue telling everyone about your membership forever!
Get Clear On Your Membership Website
The first thing you need to do is clarify your membership and why people should become members? Be as specific as possible. Define for your potential member, exactly what they will get. The next thing is to convince people that you have an active community. If you do, this shouldn’t be hard. If you don’t, you’ll want to make membership free for quite a bit of time until you have an active community. Also, be very diligent about posting updates and new information. This may be quite difficult if you write every article, but if you encourage a lot of member articles, you’ll have new updates all the time. Finally, be sure to find the necessary software to manage your membership site and consider offering free trials and advanced membership access. You’ll want to be continuingly growing your website membership site.
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