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Tips and Techniques to Encourage Members to Consume Your Content

As membership owners, we put so much time, energy and resources into into creating awesome content…

But how do we make sure members actually consume it?

Ideally, you want members to complete your courses, watch video tutorials, download materials and progress towards achieving their goals.

But sometimes, they need a little dose of inspiration or a reminder of the fantastic content you have to offer.

So how can you give members a little nudge in the right direction to consume your content?

Here are four simple tips and techniques you can adopt…

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5 Ways to Level Up Your New Member Experience

Ever heard the phrase “You only get one chance to create a good first impression?”

This is something you need to remember when welcoming new members into your site.

Because what happens in the initial days and weeks of someone becoming a member is crucial.

A great experience will encourage new members to engage in your community and consume your content…

But more than that it’ll also create a sense of belonging which will make them more likely to stick around for months and years to come.

You may already have an onboarding process that covers the necessary first steps of a member’s journey…

But how can you elevate that experience even more?

Here are five simple but effective ways to level up your new member experience…

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How to Inject New Life Into a Stale Membership Website

New member signups have dwindled….

Engagement is at a low point… 

And your membership has become what can only be described as a ghost town… 

This is every membership owner’s worst nightmare…

But a challenge many face from time to time…

When it comes to growing your membership, momentum plays a huge role in helping you achieve success… 

And when it slows down and starts to stagnate, while it may be a worry, there are some things you can do to get it back on track… 

If this is something you’re struggling with right now…

We’re here to help! 

Here’s how to inject new life into a stale membership… 

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4 Simple But Effective Ways to Deliver Massive Value to Your Members

Membership sites are a value exchange…

When a member makes the decision to enter your community and pay you on an ongoing basis…

It’s important that you hold up your end of the bargain and consistently deliver.

In other words, you need to give members a reason to stick around…

And very often this comes in the form of creating content and being present every day in your forum or Facebook group …

These are the primary means of providing that value…

But there are other simple tactics you can utilize that ensure you deliver massive value to your members…

Ones that don’t rely on you constantly creating premium content.

Let’s find out what they are…

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How to Create a Private Podcast for your Members

It’ll probably come as no surprise to you that I am a huge fan of podcasting…

And I mean huge… 

That’s why I’ve recorded hundreds of episodes over the years…

In fact, I’d go as far as to say that The Membership Guys and Membership Academy wouldn’t be where it is today without our podcast…

It has genuinely helped us grow our business. 

But while we’ve always seen podcasting as a great way of attracting new members, it’s not something we’ve ever really explored as a medium for serving people inside your membership…

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How to Encourage Engagement without Nagging Your Members

There’s fine line between encouraging engagement in your membership and simply nagging your members.

The last thing you want to do is get on their nerves…

As membership site owners, we want our members to consume content, interact in the community, and use the membership they pay for…

After all, if they don’t, they won’t be a member for very long… 

But once someone becomes disengaged, your constant messages reminding them what they haven’t done won’t make them want to login.

It will most likely have the opposite effect…

So, how can you encourage engagement without alienating your members?

Here are some of our top tips…

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How to Easily Increase Engagement with Member Round-up Emails

As a membership site owner it’s easy to tie yourself in knots trying to come up with the best ways to get your members to engage with your site, your content, and your community.

From fancy progress tracking to complex loyalty schemes; laborious member outreach programs through to advanced gamification systems.

However it can be easy to forget that often some of the less glamorous methods of engagement are the most effective.

In this article, we look at one of our favourite tactics for member communication, engagement and retention – the humble “member roundup email”.

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5 Ways to Encourage Discussion in Your Membership Community

Is your membership community a ghost town?

Are you constantly banging your head against a wall trying to figure out ways to get your members to actually converse with each other?

It’s been said many times before – people come for the content but they stay for the community.

However, establishing an active, thriving community inside your membership is easier said than done.

Here are our top tips for getting the conversations flowing…

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