aMember Pro is a Powerful Membership site software and subscription management PHP script in the internet market. My best option to choose aMember is for create membership site. In this post, i will share my own aMember Pro Review and experience working with aMember. The beauty part of aMember Pro works with popular CMS(Content Management System) and numerous payment gateways.
To sell digital products and download it is the best membership site software. When I writing this post, aMember released the new version aMember 4 and it is available for downloads. aMember v4 uses Zend Framework and HTML_QuickForm 2 libraries.
Trust me, it has more features and allow me here to share this awesome things one by one.
Easy Content Protection:
While creating membership website content protection plays a vital role. aMember will do the great job for protecting post, pages, folders and files also. So, if Non-members try to access the files or enter the file URL then aMember will automatically redirect those users to registration page.
In your membership site, if you are planning to include videos then use AmazonS3 to host your video files.
Drip feed in aMember Pro:
There is no need of any additional plugin to drip feed your post/pages. aMember has in-built functionality to delivery your content in specific day with intervals. In aMember, Protect content-> pages and here you can easily drip your post. Click here to check more about incremental content delivery (drip-feed).
Unlimited Membership Group/levels:
aMember allow you to create unlimited membership level. It’s very easy creating many products and group them. So, you can create like this groups Gold, Silver, Platinum, Basic, VIP Member etc.. You can name those group depend upon your needs.
Default rebilling system:
Without any difficulty you can easily Rebill those members in that group. Easily I did this setup like this $47 for 30 days in basic groups. You can also do this easily via “Manage products”. See the below screenshot for few examples.
Multiple Payment Gateways:
Yes, aMember will allow you to add multiple payment system to your membership site. I really like these awesome features because it has more benefit using multiple payment gateways in your sales page. For eg: A customer has a chance of having only Google Checkout and maybe he didn’t have paypal. So, in your payment system if you use both Google checkout and paypal the user can easily select their own preferences.
Here aMember will support the following payment Gateway:
1ShoppingCart, 2Checkout (2CO), Authorize.Net, ClickBank, PayPal, Plimus, SWReg, WorldPay, Zombaio supports aMember Pro version 4.
Few more payment gateway supported by aMember pro 3 are Beanstream, Beanstream remote, BluePay, ccBill, CDG Commerce, CentiPaid, ChronoPay, CommerceGate, DirectOne, DirectOne remote, E-Gold, EFSnet, EGSPay, Electronic Clearing House, Inc, and much more. Check here full list of payment system support by aMember.
aMember has in-built autoresponder functionality there is no need of any additional email marketing system like Aweber or mailchimp. You can easily send and receive e-mail message/newsletter to customers and guest also. Easily filter based upon level/group and send emails to selective customers. Once member buy your product aMember will send registration detail immediately.
Due to his autoresponder features you have the options to deliver your email for the 1st day, 3rday etc.. depends upon your needs.
In-built affiliate systems:
aMember has built-in affiliate system within the membership site software there is no need of any additional plugins. You can easily create affiliate sign-up page and manage easily. In aMember also offer to setup 2-Tier affiliate commission. Easily setup affiliate cookie time and minimum payout. Payout can be made to PayPal, MoneyBookers or check.
For your membership site, you can easily upload text link and banners. So, your affiliate will easily grab your banners and they will promote your products. aMember has in-built affiliate system, however you have also the options to set your own affiliate system like idevaffiliate etc..
In-built Help desk software:
The customer support module helps to interact with your customers in organized way. In aMember pro dashboard, under setup/configuration you can configure the helpdesk as your own needs.
aMember also support to read the customers tickets and reply within the dashboard. Also, I can easily track the customer’s details within the dashboard. It will really helpful for both administrator and customer also.
Who can use amember? Is it suitable for me?
aMember support third-party script and it support major CMS system like WordPress, Drupal, Joomla , Mambo CMS, Moodle (Suitable for education), phpFox plugin, phpNuke, phpWebSite, PostNuke, Serendipity, Typo3, Xaraya, XOOPS, e107, eFront, Expression Engine(ee), Indexu and many more.
Check here for more about aMember integration plugin.
Forum Integration/Bulletin Boards:
In membership site, forums are a great place to discuss about the product and it’s a good place for customers to meet each other. So many of membership administrator choose the forum for their membership site. But while considering forum, we have some question like below.
Is forum protected by aMember?
Yes, aMember will protect the forum integration. The forum integration which support are phpBB, Vanilla Integration, vBulletin (!), WowBB, SMF forum, XenForo, myBB, SilverStripe, and many more. Check more about here forum integration.
When user fills the registration page and make the payment then the user will automatically added to the both forum and aMember database. aMember also support third party customer database in efficient way. At the same time, when their subscription expires, user will automatically disabled or removed from third party database.
Discount/Coupon Code setup in amember:
While running membership site, you can offer to your customer by providing coupon code. In amember has in-built functionality to setup coupon code for your product. You can also setup coupon code for a specific period, number of time to use, and even to setup for recurring bill also.
Signup/ Registration page in amember:
Signup or registration page is important when dealing with membership site. In amember first registration page will show after that user directed to payment page. In amember v4 you can easily customize the registration page with the help of bricks in forms editor, everything in just drag and drop.
How amember pro works?
It looks awesome features and still you have question in mind about expiration, recurring bills, cancellation, refund and chargeback etc..
Curious to know about, how all these amember does these jobs in membership site?
For more information about amember pro, check here how amember pro works?
aMember is a Premium Membership software and it relatively cheap at $179.95. Once you purchase this membership site software contact aMember team and they will install the aMember software in your website.
Who are using amember?
Many of the theme sites, organization, companies, education institution using amember as Memebrship site system. Here are few example most famous geeks using amember as membership system.
Ithemes – —— ithemes.com
They are great benefit using this membership site software in most CMS, even you can use it in your HTML sites also. Honestly say you can easily protect the content using this amember pro.
It’s a great membership site software and easily integrate the third-party script. I never came across such a grateful plugin in internet. I highly recommend for creating membership site using amember Pro.
Go and get it here from official website www.amember.com
Do you have any question about amember Pro? Comment below I am very much Happy to help.