S2Member is an easily configurable & highly extensible, yet free WordPress Membership Plugin (The s2Member® Framework) plugin. It integrates with PayPal Website Payments Standard (also free). Through this, users can sell “Buy Now” or Membership access to their sites. They can also restrict access to WordPress Posts, Pages, Tags, Categories, URIs, BuddyPress/bbPress, and even portions of content within Posts, Pages, themes, plugins among others. The plugin offers 4 membership levels and is powered almost entirely by WordPress shortcodes, hence making complex integrations quick & easy.
The basic framework version of the S2Member plugin offers the following features:
- Open Registration Option, Protect downloadable files and streaming audio/video, Store files locally, or use s2Member’s integration with Amazon, PayPal Standard Button Integration, Content Restriction Options, Alternative View Restrictions
- Brute-Force Login Protection, Unique IP Restrictions, Security Encryption Key, Shortcode Conditionals, File Download Restrictions, bbPress/BuddyPress Integrations and much more.
The Pro Version of the plugin offers has the following:
The above features bundle, PayPal Pro Integration w/ Pro-Forms, Stripe Integration w/ Pro-Forms, Net w/ Pro-Forms, ClickBank Button Integration, Powerful Pro-Form Shortcodes, One-Step Registration/ Checkout and a lot more.
Another Pro Version of the S2Member plugin is available for $189 for a multi-site license. The S2Member plugin has over 1000’s of customers, an intelligent open-community, comprehensive documentation, video tutorials, APIs, the s2Member Codex, KB articles, and over 50,000 forum posts; all of which make it uneatable. The Framework Version is 100% free and the above discussed Pro Version will cost you $ 89 for a single site subscription.
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