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Show Paid Subscriptions at Register or Redirect after Confirm?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by OakleyForum, Apr 8, 2014.

  1. OakleyForum

    OakleyForum Active Member

    I am wondering if there is a way of doing one of these two things:

    1) When users go to register offer paid subscription options in addition to free. So the user would click register and either before or after filling in registration info, would be given the option to upgrade their membership, if they select to, it will bring them through and complete the upgrade.

    or

    2) After the user has confirmed their email address, and is brought back to the site, for them to be shown a specific page with account upgrade information?

    I think letting members know at registration about upgrade options and benefits could be very useful.
     
    Brad L and FredC like this.
  2. Jeremy

    Jeremy XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    What you are looking for would require an add-on.
     
  3. FredC

    FredC Well-Known Member

    I was actually gonna make a similier post with the same inquiry yesterday..
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    Last edited: Apr 8, 2014
  4. Martok

    Martok Well-Known Member

    Could you use a Notice that displays to newly registered users telling them about account upgrade options?
     
  5. OakleyForum

    OakleyForum Active Member

    Yeah this is almost exactly what I was looking for.
     
  6. FredC

    FredC Well-Known Member

    Im almost certain nothing of the likes exists here.. Ive approached a cpl developers about creating this from scratch a long time ago for XF but as usual they were to busy building plugins for their own communities at the time..
     
  7. Alfa1

    Alfa1 Well-Known Member

    I would definitely not frustrate registrations in any way. Keep that as simple as possible. Once a user has sucessfully registered its a good idea to make sure that the user is at some point offered the user upgrades.
    The most obvious method is to use a notice which shows a few days after registration.

    On my vbulletin board I had a subscription nagger coded. An overlay that comes over the page and asks the user if they want to take advantage of the benefits that a subscription offers. The user could click OK or No Thanks. But these two options rotate in location. So somtimes Yes was on the left bottom and sometimes on the right bottom. I borrowed this idea from @digitalpoint
    Its relatively effective, though not as effective as the wikipedia approach (in case you run a non-profit)
     
  8. Jon W

    Jon W Well-Known Member

    FredC and Alfa1 like this.
  9. Andrej

    Andrej Well-Known Member

    Have you found any solution? Looking for this too. :)
     
  10. Deepmartini

    Deepmartini Well-Known Member

    Thanks for the tip, I will look into it. Does this allow you to charge upfront at time of registration?
     
  11. kimchuy

    kimchuy Member

    This is what I'm looking for too....
     

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