WordPress hosting providers
You're running a business on your WordPress website, so it's important you have reliable managed hosting.
In this help doc:
Choose a hosting provider
These are the WordPress hosting providers we would recommend for use with Memberful (in alphabetical order):
- Flywheel, Liquid Web, or Siteground for smaller sites.
- Pagely, Pantheon, or WP Engine for larger sites.
We do NOT have referral relationships with any these hosting providers. We recommend them from experience only.
Hosting with Bluehost or GoDaddy? Please contact us.
Install an SSL certificate (recommended)
After you choose a WordPress host, we strongly recommend enabling SSL on your WordPress website. All of our recommended hosting providers have easy installation and support for SSL.
Redirects not working?
We set a cookie that redirects members back to the page they were on after they sign in. Some hosting providers will ignore these cookies by default therefore we will redirect members to your main page instead of their previous location. Please contact your hosting provider and ask them to add a custom cache exception for Memberful (exclude
memberful_endpoint=.* from the cache).
If you're hosting with Flywheel, ask them to whitelist
?memberful_endpoint and add
memberful_endpoint as a cookie-keeping path.
If you're hosting with WP Engine, ask them to whitelist the
If you're hosting with SiteGround, you can add the custom cache exception via the SG Optimizer plugin in your Wordpress dashboard.
If you're hosting with Pantheon, you follow their guide on disabling caching on specific pages. You'll have to update the regex patterns they list so they match on the pages you don't want to cache.
Related help docs:
- Choose a great, WordPress theme to use with Memberful.
- Install the Memberful WordPress plugin.
- Build a WordPress membership site.
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- Import your members
- Edit email templates
- Create a Plan
- Create a Team plan
- Create Plan Groups
- Change Plan price
- Customize branding
- Include or sell Downloads
- Update your account settings
- Choose your currency
- Give free access
- Enable Apple Pay
- Integrate with Google Analytics
- Add custom conversion tracking
- Set member attributes
- Integrate with Zapier
- Create a coupon
- Add a custom field
- Offer and manage gifts
- Include VAT
- Use a staging site
- Move all members of a Plan
- Install the Memberful plugin
- WordPress hosting providers
- Enable SSL (recommended)
- Other plugins (recommended)
- Theme compatibility
- Add a link to buy a plan
- Add a link to buy a gift
- Protect WordPress content
- Organize protected content
- Memberful account links
- Private RSS Feeds
- WordPress shortcodes
- WordPress functions
- Disconnect/reconnect plugin