Paid Membership Pro and its add-ons are free (with paid support), it’s easy to use, provides great documentation and integrates easily with Woo Commerce.
Read: Word Press Membership Plugin Review: Paid Membership Pro Profiles are a very important element on a dating website.
The Chat plugin by WPMU DEV can be used to add a live chat functionality on your Word Press dating website, and works seamlessly with Buddy Press.
The chat status notification is added in a member’s friend list, to give them a visual notification of member availability.
(Do make sure that you add a ‘Rules & Regulations’ on the membership page to restrict member age group to 18 ).
Any Word Press membership plugin you choose would provide you tiered membership, but a plugin I would recommend is Paid Membership Pro.
“1 out of 5 relationships start online”It’s written in bold letters when you visit The point to be noted is not as much about the tagline, as it is about the statistics. An additional feature you’d have to add is paid membership.
The fact ‘1 out of 5 relationships begin online’ can be leveraged by others to create similar online dating services. Do you know what happens when a dating website turns 20? With paid membership you can charge users a fee for additional services. To give you a fair view of the features which would be a part of a dating website, I have created a list.
Word Press by default creates a profile for every user. But you’ll need to add custom profiles, to allow members to add additional information.
For example, by default the name, email id, username are a part of the Word Press user profile.
Based on the fields you include in your form, and the weights provided, a custom algorithm would need to be built for your dating website.