List posts by Category Shortcode for WordPress

Usually the archive pages in WordPress leave a lot to be desired and sometimes you want to list posts by category so users have a much nicer way of interacting with your content so it can be useful to have access to a list posts by category shortcode. What we’re aiming for is a listing […]

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How to build online communities using Profile Builder & BuddyPress

Building a community website can be a great idea not only because you can control the experience of the user, manage SEO and inbound traffic, but also because I think a community is more about nurturing a constant, active presence and happy experience. If we speak about the integration between our Profile Builder & BuddyPress […]

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How to use AffiliateWP & Paid Member Subscriptions together

We’re excited to announce a new integration between AffiliateWP & Paid Member Subscriptions. Paid Member Subscriptions is our WordPress Membership plugin that enables you to create and manage member subscriptions, grant and revokes access to posts, pages, categories as well as custom post types based on the subscriptions your users have purchased. AffiliateWP is an affiliate […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Custom Post Types

WordPress Custom Post Types are the best way to create intuitive content types. This is done by having a clear differentiation between the different types of content, adding just the required parameters and fields to them and therefore removing cluster from the sometimes overloaded WordPress admin interface. By default, WordPress comes with a number of […]

How to sort users by user role with WordPress WP User Query

Recently we started rewriting the code for our UserListing module in Profile Builder Pro to use the WP_User_Query() class for all our user queries and a problem we came across was how to sort the the users by their user role. We started looking for a solution and we realized that the user roles are […]

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How to Build a Successful Paid Membership Community with WordPress Plugins

Building a successful paid membership community is very different from managing a blog or small business website, but in this article, that’s exactly what we are going to show you how to do. One of the most important hurdles to overcome when building a successful paid membership community with WordPress is that this software was […]

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Enable WordPress User Registration on a Subsite Only

When you have WordPress Multisite active, all users are shared between all blogs because the wp_users table is the same for all blogs. By default, it’s simply not possible to enable WordPress user registration on a subsite only. To go around this, first thing we need to do is enable registration in our network admin: […]

How to build a WordPress Client Portal plugin

When building a company website, chances are you’ll be looking for a client portal plugin where an administrator can add files and information related to a particular client. And most of the times it doesn’t have to be something complicated. There are solutions like simply creating a password protected page or using an existing plugin. […]

WordPress Begin User Registration at a Specific Date and Time

Sometimes you want to begin user registrations in your WordPress site at a particular date and time in the future. Luckily it’s simple enough and it requires just a small plugin. There’s no UI and you’ll have to modify the $open_registration_time variable with your time and hour, but it’s as simple as it gets: create […]