We released a new version of Magic Members WordPress membership software. You can download the latest version from Magic Members’ dashboard.
-added- Beta – Dynamic shortcode support for emails. You can use the fields created in Custom Fields to your email templates
-added- 2 New capabilities – MGM setting disable admin bar, MGM setting block admin access. You can enable/disable them in Roles and Capabilities menu for the user role you select
-added- Sort option without searching anything in Member List shortcode
-added- Disable option for the member listing if nothing is searched
-added- RETRYNUMDAYS setting in PayPal Express Checkout, PayPal Pro and PayPal Payflow
-added- All the extra options for Post Purchase in Post/Page(s) setup page
-added- [membership_type] shortcode support in payment confirmation email
-fixed- Payment Gateway option listing for specific packages
-fixed- Conflict with jquery slider plugins
-fixed- bbpress performance issues. Excluded -reply- post_type for protections
-fixed- Stripe subscription upgrade causes 2 billing profile
-fixed- Multiple cancellation emails in Stripe gateway
-fixed- Download file issue if the server doesn’t have HTTP ranges
-fixed- Coupon import issue if the coupon is set to unlimited usage
-fixed- Cancellation emails was not showing Membership Type and new membership Status
-fixed- Allow Renewal –> No setting
-fixed- Typo in payment confirmation email
-fixed- PayPal Pro regular period cost is charged for trial period cost
-fixed- Pack Join date issue for Trial membership level
-fixed- Password variable in CCbill upgrade form
How to Setup CloudFlare Free CDN in WordPress
Page speed has become more important than ever for determining a website search engine rankings. As a result, more people are trying to set up their WordPress website to utilize a CDN or content delivery network. One of the more popular options is CloudFlare. This is a quick tutorial of how to setup CloudFlare in WordPress.
What is CloudFlare?
CloudFlare is a combination of several tools. It is a web application firewall, distributed proxy server, as well as a content delivery network. This allows you to optimize your website by acting as a proxy between visitors in your server which both increases page load speeds while preventing DDoS attacks. For small websites and blogs they offer a free basic plan, although they do offer paid packages as well.
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How to Move WordPress to a New Host or Server with No Downtime
There are two primary concerns when moving your WordPress website to a new host or server. The first is making sure everything is moved accurately and the second is minimizing downtime. Moving your website and ensuring everything is moved correctly is fairly straightforward. With the correct strategy it is possible to move your entire website with zero downtime which is what this article is going to focus on. In fact, if you move your website to a new host or server was zero downtime following the correct steps then you are almost guaranteed to move it accurately.
The Easy Option
The easy way to move your WordPress website with zero downtime is by taking advantage of a company or service provider who will move it for you. Depending upon the hosting company you switch to they may offer this service for free or a nominal charge. If you are unsure as to how to move your website quickly and efficiently with no down time that these services may be well worth the money. They provide a hassle-free solution.
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5 Key Factors to Drive WordPress Membership Software Purchase Decisions
Choosing the right WordPress membership software can be a tricky, murky, and complicated decision. This has led many people to waste time and money testing out multiple solutions only to end up looking for another one. Fortunately, there is a simple strategy that can be used to ensure website owners always choose a WordPress membership software plugin that will be a great match for their needs.
Relying on Decision Drivers
The big mistake most people make is they start looking at and comparing available solutions without identifying the key factors which are most important. It doesn’t matter if plugin A has one or two really cool features if the overall framework of the plugin doesn’t fit the needs of the website. Instead of trying to identify the one perfect WordPress membership software plugin the better strategy is identify the key features/factors that it must possess in order to qualify as a potential solution.
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How To Unblock Limit Login Attempts in WordPress
Limit Login Attempts is a WordPress plug-in that is used on a majority of websites to prevent brute force attacks from IP addresses. Many WordPress hosting companies actually recommend this plugin, or similar plugins, be used for security purposes. In order to understand how to unblock this particular plug-in is important to understand what it is and how it operates.
An Overview of the Limit Login Attempts Plugin
By default the WordPress platform allows for unlimited login attempts through both the login page as well as by utilizing special cookies. This allows passwords to be brute force cracked fairly easily. The Limit Login Attempts plug-in blocks and Internet address from making additional attempts once the specified limit is reached. By default this plug-in allows users for attempts to login successfully.
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