What is Memberstack? Membership Website Integration
Hello Dear reader! We are going to present you to Memberstack. This is our preferred Membership integration for websites. It allows us to use webflow as a membership website builder.
Memberstack is a membership integration that runs on your website. It seamlessly integrates with your website design to match your branding. You can create members-only websites, dashboards, web apps, and intranets. You can monetize your website by having paid membership and membership levels.
Thankfully, You can now have a full membership program without users leaving your website. Users can sign up, pay you & enjoy their membership.
Turn your website into members-only!
What is a Membership Website?
A membership website is a site that has valuable members-only content where you need to sign up to become a member and login in order to get access.
It helps you create and grow a community of members that are ready to receive the perks of subscribing to your membership.
Usually, these gated online communities require payment monthly in order to keep access. There are usually different levels of memberships with varying benefits, also known as member tiers.
Gated content is the main benefit of having a member login. What this means is that you can have parts of your own website inaccessible to anyone without an account. You can create different tiers or memberships giving access to different content.
Another way to use membership websites is through the use of client portals. Client Portals are used to provide valuable content for your clients.
What is a Membership app?
Membership app also referred to as membership management software, the client portal is an app that helps you to manage your memberships when it comes to onboarding, content, tiers, and payments.
What Memberstack can do?
Memberstack Dashboard Membership on your website
Memberstack provides a simple and seamless interface for your users to log in and pay their membership fees through your website.
A lot of software claims to be seamless but usually, they mean that they seamlessly redirect your users to another site.
You may not be very tech-savvy so don’t get tricked with software saying “seamlessly”. The way to spot this is if they have to redirect to another domain (www.), then it’s don’t seamless.
When we talk about Memberstack, it is seamless because when your user is on your page, they will literally stay on your page. They just need to put in credentials to see the content already on your website.
This is one of our favorite features because it gives a lot of benefits to your visitor as well as your website ranking.
We are trying to keep the user on your website as much as possible.
Memberstack is currently adding new features. They used their online forum as a way to get suggestions and let people know anything they implemented. We have seen progress with their membership features as time goes by.
User Page Templates
They offer a set of template pages that are essential for gated content, membership websites, and client profiles. The templates are just a starting point for you to build up on.
Secure, Encrypted Databases
They provide secure, encrypted, and stored databases for your member data. This is important because you don’t want your data to be available for everyone. You want to protect your members.
100% design control - We really mean 100%! You can change colors, positions, layouts, images, and the overall feel of the pages.
With every account, you get a Memberstack dashboard, which will serve as your membership manager, in which you can see all your members, the type of membership they signed up for, the status, and from there you can control everything that has to do with members. You know how many members are signed up at a glance.
You can manage your members really easily. You can add members straight on the dashboard, change their email address, change their membership type, cancel their membership, see billing history, and create a personalized page for them.
Members-only content - You can now have your own valuable gated content where users need to pay.
Own your content
All the content is hosted on your own website. Have full control of your content.
Accept payments online on your website using Stripe Payment Processors which lets your users pay with credit cards such as American Express, MasterCard, and more.
Offer a Free Trial - Offer a free trial to give a taste of your membership packages.
Payment Options - You can set a variety of options to get paid such as one-time payments or recurring payments. With recurring payments, you can offer subscriptions for weekly, monthly, or yearly subscriptions where a card gets charged automatically. Or, you can charge a one-time payment perfect for events, downloads, or courses.
Integrations- It integrates with applications such as Zapier or Integromat to give accessibility to a bunch of other apps that can be connected to create automation.
Who or should use Memberstack?
Memberstack should be used by any business owners that want to create gated content or if you simply want a simple way to manage overall subscriptions.
In short, if you want a signup, login, or any functionality like this, then you should give it a try.
Businesses that use this are usually:
Fitness Industry - Gyms, Coaches
SAAS- Subscriptions, Gated Content, Digital Products
Creatives - Course creators, digital downloads
Client Portals- Web Design Agencies, Marketing Agencies, Car Shops
There are many other businesses that can generate revenue by offering gated content or portals.
The app in essence is a SaaS product that allows you to add a whole membership program with multiple tiers and make revenue.
Benefits of Memberstack: Membership Website
The main benefits of Memberstack are:
Its ease of use by having everything happening in your website. You can turn your website into a money-maker by using a membership model offering premium content or any multiple plan you can think of. The main important part for us is keeping your own custom branding.
The killer combo of Memberstack Webflow
One way to use the most out of Memberstack is to integrate it into Webflow. Webflow lets you create custom web experiences ad with Memberstack you can customize the membership dashboard. Creating a membership site has never been better!
Conclusion: Our Memberstack Review
Memberstack is the best tool we’ve used to create seamless experiences when it comes to memberships. This tool is great for Webflow designers, small business owners, and web developers.
We’ve used this app with our websites to charge website subscriptions. Additionally, our clients love this tool and use it to digitize and automate their whole workflow.
We actually offer this app integration on some of our website packages, see here.
Usually, clients use Memberstack + Webflow or Memberstack + Zapier.
Let us know your thoughts about this integration.
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