Search the Knowledgebase
Browse by Category
Admin Panel - Billing > Plans
To create new subscription plans and manage existing plans, go to the Billing > Plans menu in the admin control panel.
Create Subscription Plan
Click "Add Plan" to create a new subscription plan. Price, Recurrence, and Duration parameters cannot be edited after creation. If you wish to change these, you will need to create a new plan and disable the current one.
Enter a title for your plan.
Enter a description for your plan. This will help your members to decide whether the plan is right for them.
Select a member level. The member will be placed into this level upon subscribing to this plan. If left empty, the default level at the time a subscription is chosen will be used.
Enter the amount you would like to charge the member. This will be charged once for one-time plans, and each billing cycle for recurring plans. Setting this to zero will make this a free plan.
Select how often members of this plan should be billed (For example: monthly, yearly, etc.)
Select the time when this plan should expire. For one-time plans, the plan will expire after the period of time set here. For recurring plans, the user will be billed at the above billing cycle for the period of time specified here.
Select whether or not members will be able to choose this plan. Disabling this plan will grandfather in existing plan members until they pick a new plan.
Show on Sign up
Choose whether members will be able to select this plan upon sign up or after sign up.
Click "Create Plan" to create the new plan, or "Cancel" to quit without saving.
Browse and Manage Subscription Plans
The search box will look through the Title, Member Level, Enabled (Yes/No), and whether the plan is shown upon signup (Yes/No). If no search is entered, all plans will be displayed by default. Sort displayed plans by ID, Title, Member Level, Price, Enabled, or Signup by clicking on one of these fields in the top menu. Click the green arrow to toggle between ascending or descending order.
Displays plans by ID number.
Displays plans by title.
Displays plans by member level. This is useful, for instance, if you would like to list paid member levels first.
Displays plans by price. This is useful when you would like to list the lowest-priced plans first, for example..
Shows the billing cycle for each plan.
Displays plans by Enabled (Yes) or Disabled (No) status.
Displays plans by Signup status (Yes / No). This is helpful when you would like to see which plans are currently visible to new members upon signup.
Shows the number of active members for each plan. This will help you to see which plans are the most successful.
Click "Edit" in the options column to make changes to a subscription plan after it has been created.
Click "Subscriptions" in the options column to see a list of subscriptions for each plan. For more information, refer to the Subscriptions (2.8.5) section of the documentation.
22nd of March, 2012