How to Create Membership Site Using WordPress? | Creating a membership site is a good idea if you want to make money online. It so easy to make money with it but you must choose the right niche. I have own membership site for Malaysian people. I created it and I can generate gross revenue 4 figures every month.

Before we go far, you must clear about your goal why you need to create your own membership site. Some people failed because they do not have clear mission why they do it. So, please do not be like that.

What is the Valuable Niche For Creating Membership Site?

On my observation, here is the most valuable membership site.

  1. Dating site (Ex: POF)
  2. Internet Marketing site (Ex: Warrior Forum)
  3. Hobby talk site (Ex: Hosting Talk, Gamers forums)

How Can You Monetize Your Membership Site?

There are many ways how you can monetize your membership site.

  1. Sell ad space (Banner and text link)
  2. Monetize ad broker like Adsense, Chitika, Taboola and more.
  3. Sponsor post
  4. Paid content
  5. Membership package

Create Membership Site Using WordPress

In this tutorial, I will tell you generally how you can create your own membership site. For creating specific membership niche, you will meet me in next tutorial.

So, are you ready to create your own membership site and generate income from it? Let’s get started.

Step 1: Choose your hosting properly.

Step 2: Install WordPress on your hosting.

Step 3: Setup and configure WordPress setting properly.

Step 4: Choose membership site theme and plugin. There any severals themes and plugins you can use to build your membership site like MemberPress (Paid plugin) or BuddyPress (Free plugin). For a theme, choose it from ThemeForest. If the theme comes with membership function, so you no need to get another plugin.

Step 5: Install the theme and plugin in your WordPress. See more tutorial here how you can install the plugin.

Step 6: For full setup the theme and the plugin, you can get documentation from the developer. Usually, they will provide you documentation for setup.

Now, you have done all the process. Your membership site ready to start making money from it.


In this tutorial, generally, you have learned how to create your own membership site and make a profit from it. We wish you good luck. If you have any question, please leave us a comment below.

 775 total views,  4 views today

If you like this article, then please FOLLOW to our Google+ and Facebook. Do not forget to check our services page for empowering your WordPress. If you find this post outdated or error, please contact us to fix it.