12 Tips For Planning a Remote Team Retreat

At some point (hopefully sooner than later), teams will be able to resume large-scale, in-person retreats and meetups. We’ve learned a thing or two about coordinating a remote team retreat and want to share with other people considering an event for their team.

No matter the size, budget, or location, these tips should help you plan your event.

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Running Experiments in a Recurring Subscription Business

Experiments have the power to make a huge difference in how you run a subscription business. With that power comes the flip side: the potential to damage your brand, compel you to try unethical things, and maybe even lose you a lot of money.

This article explains experimentation and shares the key experiments I’ve run over the last 10 years leading Paid Memberships Pro. My goal is to help you identify one experiment to run in the next 30 days for your subscription website.

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How can WordPress plugin authors disrupt harassment and fight abuse through code?

I recently participated in a panel discussion on Fighting Online Harassment in WordPress. Coordinated by Matt Cromwell, Co-Founder and COO at GiveWP, the panel aimed to continue the conversation about online harassment, which recently became more personal for the WordPress community through Mika Epstein’s experiences shared on her personal blog. You can watch a replay (more…)

Get Set Up For Black Friday: Open Office Hours

We’re hosting open office hours to answer your questions about running holiday sales. If your question is related to Black Friday sales, we will answer it for you.

Event schedule: 1pm EST on Thursday November 19 and Friday November 20.

The event is over. You can watch the replay on our YouTube channel here.
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How to Plan a Profitable Black Friday Cyber Monday Promotion

Today’s online businesses are gearing up for one of the biggest Black Friday Cyber Monday weekends ever. This series will help you fast track the sale planning and setup phase—with a few hours of reading and prep work, you will be set to #DoBetterOnBlackFriday and throughout the holiday shopping season.

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How Can I Hide My Sale From Current Customers?

If you are running Sitewide Sales on your membership site, you may want to hide your active sale from current customers. In this post, we share the reasons you want to do this and how you achieve it with Paid Memberships Pro. Hiding a sale can help cut down on support requests from existing members (more…)

Should I Use the Same Discount Code for Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

Years ago, it was common to create different discount codes, landing pages, banners, and emails during the BFCM weekend. Things are changing. But should you use the same discount code for Black Friday and Cyber Monday? In our experience; Yes.

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