With Free WordPress Membership plugin by Supsystic you will be able to set front-end registration and login forms for your community without any efforts. In the article you’ll find:
- How to setup Membership Registration Form
- Customize Login Form
After installation and activation of Membership plugin go to the Main Settings Tab -> Pages, click Create all unassigned pages and Save Pages. Membership by Supsystic will automatically create Membership Registration and Login pages. Now you can simply add these pages to your site menu customizing Appearance -> Widgets.
Registration Page example
Login Page example
Customizing Registration Fields
Fields for Registration you can configure on Profile tab -> Registration Fields. Here you can create fields of different types (text, email, password, date, checkbox etc). If you want to use the field on the Registration page – check the «Registration» checkbox for this field. Besides here you can make some fields required for filling.
Note, that Registration page fields will be displayed in a different section, therefore create corresponding sections for different fields and don’t forget to specify them for fields.
Google reCaptcha Field
To configure field with Google reCaptcha on Registration page correctly fill in “Google ReCaptcha Site Key” and “Google ReCaptcha Secret Key” in its settings. If you don’t have these keys, follow the link to generate them. Also, you can choose Google reCaptcha appearance theme, type, and size. Customize other fields and Google reCaptcha Field is ready to work for you.
Additionally, you have the ability to add Google reCaptcha on your Login page: go to Design tab -> Registration and Login. At the following list click Yes on the checkbox with the title «Google ReCaptcha» and paste your site key and secret key on fields below. As in Registration reCaptcha configuration here, you can choose Google reCaptcha Theme, Type and Size.
Our Membership solution allows you to choose three variant of the registration process which you can find on the Profile tab –
- Auto – after registration will be automatically created and activated the membership account for the user.
- Email confirmation – after registration user will receive the confirmation message on his/her email address. To activate the account, he/she will need to click the link inside the confirmation letter to confirm the email address.
- Administrator confirmation – in this case after the new user registration – the administrator will receive Pending Review Email. In this letter, the administrator can check the information about the new user and make the decision – approve or reject the account. To make decision – go to Users page in WordPress menu -> find the user profile -> click Edit -> choose the Status for account – Active or Rejected. Besides here you can select another status – Deleted, Disabled, Pending Review. After the administrator will choose the status – user will receive the email about the admin decision.
Emails tab allows you to customize the send options and templates of emails:
- Mail appears from – the name of the site that will be indicated in emails.
- Mail appears from address – this email will be used as Sender.
- Use HTML for E-mails – allows using HTML markup language to edit the text in emails.
Also on Mails tab -> Emails section you will be able to enable and edit such emails templates –
- Account Welcome Email – email that will be sent to the user after signing up.
- Account Activation Email – the email will be sent to the user, so he could confirm his email and activate the account after registration.
- Pending Review Email – the email will be sent to the user if he needs to wait till admin will approve his account.
- Account Approved Email – the email will be sent to the user after his account has been approved and activated by admin.
- Account Rejected Email – the email will be sent to the user if the admin rejected his account.
- Account Deactivation Email – the email will be sent to the user if his account has been deactivated.
- Account Deleted Email – the email will be sent to the user if this account has been deleted.
- Password Reset Email – the email will be sent to the user if he forgot the password and wants to reset it.
- Password Changed Email – the email will be sent to the user if he has requested to change the password.
- New friends and followers notification – the email will be sent to the user if he has new friends and followers.
- Message Recieve Notification – the email will be sent to the user if he received a message from somebody.
- Message Group Post Activity – the email will be sent to the user when new posts appeared in the group.
With Notifications tab you will be able –
- Set Messages Refresh Period – enter the time for intervals with which messages will be updated.
- Specify Admin E-mail Address
- Enable and edit such notifications templates –
- New User Notification – message that admin will receive after a new user signs up. In case you don’t want to get this email just turn this option off.
- Account Needs Review Notification – a message that admin will get if some account needs to be reviewed.
- Account Deletion Notification – an admin will get this email after some account has been deleted.
Besides you can reset any of email or notification templates to default or send a test email with this template.
Inside Back-End Settings of Membership Plugin, you can customize the design of your Login and Registration pages appearance. Go to Design Tab -> General and set the needed color for buttons and placeholders. At Registration and Login Tab you can set Login and Registration Buttons texts, it’s URL and enables Google reCaptcha.
Besides – Membership by Supsystic offers you to set redirection of users to specific pages after login or registration on your site. Check it on the Main tab of plugin settings. Choose the Redirection page after such actions – Registration, Login, Logout or Account is deleted too. At Security Tab, you can enable or disable Redirect from the backend login screen to membership login page.
And last but not the least – you can improve your site users experience with installing Social Login Membership Pro Addon. It will allow your users register to your site with Social Networks Accounts and further login in Membership in two clicks with the same Social Accounts.