How to add a WordPress Advertising Plugin to your association or chamber website

How do I advertise on WordPress? Displaying ads on your membership site can be an excellent source of revenue for your organization. Two of the most common options for advertising on an association website, are Google AdSense and direct member advertising. Either of these can be added to your site using a free widget that … Read more

How to change the blog page layout in WordPress

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By default, WordPress displays your blog posts on the homepage of your site. However, if you are building an association or business networking site, you probably want to customize your home page and display your blog posts on a separate page. In this article, we will show you how to easily create a separate page … Read more

9 gorgeous Directory design ideas to inspire you

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Looking for responsive, modern Business Directory layout ideas for your association website? We’ve got you covered. Adding a Directory to your website is an excellent way to provide value to your members. In this article, we have pulled together some easy to recreate Business Directory layout ideas to get you started. Benefits of adding a … Read more

Get to Know Chamber Dashboard’s Easy-to-Install WordPress Member Directory Themes for Membership Associations

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Chamber Dashboard’s easy-to-install WordPress member directory themes are an all-in-one solution for membership association websites. Whether you run a chamber of commerce, merchants association, or a business networking group, you’ll appreciate how Chamber Dashboard’s themes and plugins can help you create your website and manage your organization without coding. In this guide to Chamber Dashboard’s … Read more

How to erase personal data from WordPress

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Manage requests for personal data How to export personal data in WordPress How to erase personal data in WordPress How to test a plugin with WordPress export / erase tool Process ‘right to be forgotten’ requests for Business Directory Manage requests for personal data As of March 2018, the The European Union’s General Data Protection … Read more

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