Category Archives: General

Memberize and RSS

It seems to me that a few of you are not picking up on an opportunity available to you in your Memberize toolbox.  In this article we’ll focus on the RSS tools available in Memberize websites.  I’ve personally be asked … Continue reading

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The First Wave for 2012!

Technology is constantly changing. Memberize looks a lot different today than it did six years ago when the brand was born. Since 2004 we’ve added over 250 key features to our product and our customer base has grown steadily year … Continue reading

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Golf course finds help with Memberize

Dos Lagos golf course has had a rough year.  The southern New Mexico and El Paso, Texas area didn’t see the cold snap coming but it came alright.  Some reported the area experienced the longest and coldest stretch in over 50 … Continue reading

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Linking to Library Documents

If you have a critical presentation or meeting minutes you need to disseminate to select Members or helpful documents or files you need to make available for your entire membership you can use the Memberize Document Library to quickly and … Continue reading

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The Old Parent Menu Tip

Good morning.  I’ve been asked, more than once now, about how to make a “Parent” menu item a mouseover event to see the sub menu items underneath but NOT be a link to anything itself.  Well, here is a simple … Continue reading

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How often should you redesign your website?

Probably more than you think.  Websites are not a product. They are a process.  A process of updating information that you are serving to your membership as well as the general public in most cases. So often we hear from … Continue reading

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Last 12 Months Good for Membership Growth

According to Marketing General, the last 12 months show membership organizations reporting membership growth.  “Major indicators of membership health – total membership, new members acquired, and membership renewals – all showed substantial improvements from the previous year’s benchmarking report.” Apparently … Continue reading

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Google’s New Social

I read an article this morning that made me a little excited.  Excited because I’m starting to get this weird feeling about Facebook these days.  Weird only because I still like the idea of privacy and I’m trying desperately to … Continue reading

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Annual Recurring Billing for Memberships. Really? Are You Sure??

I cringe whenever I hear “Our membership dues are $195 and we want to auto-bill our members’ credit cards every year.”    Don’t get me wrong, auto-billing (aka “recurring billing”, aka “automated recurring billing”) is an extremely efficient and profitable … Continue reading

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Message Boards. The Real Discussion.

If you’re running a membership website chances are part of it’s purpose is to offer or share private information with your membership.  Another purpose is probably to foster communication among your membership about common ideas associated with your Membership.  I’m … Continue reading

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