How to allow members to submit blog posts on your WordPress site

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Setup member submitted posts Your members are the heartbeat of your organization, celebrating their successes brings benefits to everyone. Sharing their content makes them feel heard and connected, both within your organization and with the broader community. Unlock the power of user generated content, by giving your members the option to submit their own posts … Read more

How to limit media upload size in WordPress

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As a membership associations or business networking site, giving your members the option to update their own listings can be a huge time saver. Letting your members login to make changes to their Business Directory listing is one less thing for your staff to do, plus business owners will generally include more detailed information, which … Read more

Working from home during the Covid-19 pandemic?

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Public buildings are closed, restaurants are takeout only, events are being cancelled left and right. As we all struggle to find our way thru this crazy time of Covid-19, although it is vitally important to practice social distancing, it’s equally important that we stay connected with our fellow humans. From sharing information to re-thinking plans, … Read more

Member Submitted Events

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Looking for ways to build traffic and increase engagement for your association’s website? Look no further! The Member Updater WordPress plugin now lets you give members access to submit their own events to your online community calendar. When a member submits an event, the site admin will receive an email notification. The admin can follow … Read more

Create a newsletter archive on a WordPress website

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Members-Only newsletter archive on a WordPress website Creating a newsletter archive can be as simple as creating a new page on your WordPress website and then linking to PDF copies of your newsletter. In this tutorial, we’ll take you step-by-step thru the process. NOTE: If your newsletters are strictly for subscribers, you can restrict access … Read more

Member Account Page

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The free Member Manager plugin by Chamber Dashboard includes a member account page and the option to restrict content by membership level. When your members login, they will see their Member Account page which serves as a member dashboard; from here they can access various features* on your site, including:  Update their Business listing View … Read more

How to setup member to member deals page in WordPress

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Exclusive Member-to-Member Deals Offering exclusive content is an excellent way to add value for your members. Joining a professional organization may include a free subscription to their newsletter, free copies or discounts on industry related journals, video tutorials, books, white papers, etc., making membership in your organization even more attractive to both current and potential … Read more

How to change WordPress page links

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Update permalink for a WordPress page or post Every page, post or custom post type on your website has it’s own unique URL. This URL is referred to as the permalink for the page. Think of it as the exact address of the page. If you share the link with someone, they can go directly … Read more

Fixed: Wrong image posted to Facebook

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Ever have an issue getting the right image to show up when you share your blog posts to Facebook or other social media sites? It’s happened to me…I am using a lovely image in my blog post, but when I share the post, the wrong image is posted to Facebook and all that shows is … Read more