Site Members: About the Member's Area
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A Member's Area is the ideal tool to make your visitors engage, as it creates a community around your site. People who sign up to your Member's Area get their own account where they can see all their information while getting to know other members.
How do I add a Member's Area?
Some Wix apps like Wix Stores, Wix Bookings, and Wix Forum automatically add the Member's Area to your site.
The Member's Area structure
The Member's Area consists of several parts you can tailor to your needs. Customize each element so it looks and feels like a genuine part of the design.
Click an element below to learn more about it:
The login bar
Signup and login forms
Member pages and the Member's Menu
Member profile page and profile card
Increasing customer engagement
Using Wix's business solutions like Wix Stores, Wix Bookings or Wix Events? The Member's Area is a great tool to create a real connection with your customers and make them return.
Customers who create an account on your site get much more control of their transactions; Many of the Wix business solutions include member pages, giving customers the option to track and see the information that's stored about them (e.g., their address, payment method details, etc.)
Click a Wix app below to learn what it adds to your Member's Area:
Creating and strengthening your community
Whether you've created a site for your business or other purposes, the Member's Area can help you create a community around it as well. It can also be an online space for existing communities like educational institutions, groups around a topic of interest or any other type of group.
Click a social Wix app below to learn what it adds to your Member's Area:
The File Share and Shared Gallery apps
When using the social apps listed above, a Profile page is automatically added to your Member's Area so members can get to know each other. Every member decides for themselves whether this page is public or private, and what info should be visible.
Creating exclusive member content
Designing your own personalized space
Managing your members
Explore your site's Member's Area:
Try it out for yourself! Go to your live site and sign up as a new member to see how it works.