Give free access
In this help doc:
- Give free access to a Plan indefinitely.
- Give free access to a Plan for a limited time.
- Offer a free trial.
- Enable free registration.
- Comp access to all Plans and Downloads.
Give free access to a Plan indefintely
To give a member access to a Plan for free, indefinitely, navigate to Plans → Coupons in your Memberful dashboard and create a new, recurring coupon with a 100% discount. The coupon can be applied at checkout.
Give free access to a Plan for a limited time
From the member’s profile, scroll down to the Subscriptions section, click Add a new subscription.
Select the Plan from the dropdown list, uncheck the box Charge credit card for this plan when subscription starts (if the member has a credit card on file), and then click Start the subscription.
If the member doesn’t add a method of payment before the next renewal date, their subscription will expire.
Offer a free trial
To offer your members a free trial of your Plan, enable the Free trial setting when you create a Plan.
If you decide to disable this setting later on, it won't impact existing members already on a free trial.
Enable free registration
If you'd like to offer a free tier, navigate to Settings → Plans in your Memberful dashboard and check the box: Allow new members to sign up on your website for free.
To view all registered users who don't have an active subscription, navigate to the Members tab and choose the filter Inactive members.
Comp access to all Plans and Downloads
If you'd like to comp access to all Plans and Downloads (perfect for friends or colleagues), navigate to the Members tab in your Memberful dashboard. Select the member, edit their profile, and check the box: Yes, automatically give access to all downloads and plans.