Membership sites are becoming increasingly popular among bloggers and web developers, and it’s easy to see why. In a membership model, customers pay a monthly fee for access to a site – usually the site contains regularly updated content and some form of community interaction (such as a discussion forum). Often, the site offers the chance to learn from industry experts.
If a membership site is done properly, it can generate a regular income for years to come. However, not all membership sites are created equal, and if site creators spent more time in the development stage ironing out potential issues with their membership sites, they will see increased value over the long term.
If you’re thinking of building a membership site, check that you’ve answered the questions below: