Home

Download this help site
(PDF 80MB)

Download

Membership application gadget

Using this gadget, you can add a membership application form to a page so that visitors can apply for membership in your organization.

You can have multiple application forms on your site. You can adjust the settings for each membership application gadget so that only selected membership levels are shown.

Icon

You cannot add a membership application gadget – or any other singular gadget – to a page template or system page, or to a page containing another singular gadget.

For each membership level you have set up, the following information is displayed:

  • Subscription period
  • Renewal policy
  • Description

After a prospective member selects a membership level and provides their email address, the application form is displayed.

Both common fields and membership fields appear on the form. For information on adding and modifying these fields, see Customizing database fields.

For more information on setting up and using membership application forms, see Membership application form.

Membership application gadget settings

Using the gadget's settings, you can control its appearance and content.

 Read more/less

For instructions on displaying gadget settings, see Gadgets.

The following settings are available for membership application gadgets:

Setting

Description

Membership levels

Choose the membership levels to be included on the application form, and the order in which you want them to appear. You can sort membership levels alphabetically or by price, in ascending or descending order, or you can choose the Manual sorting option...



...and determine the order manually by dragging and dropping levels within the list.

 

Margins

The amount of space – in pixels – that appears outside the gadget. You can set top, bottom, left, and right margins separately.

Advanced

Within the Advanced section, you can enter CSS code or classes to further control the appearance and behavior of the gadget. For more information, see Advanced gadget settings.

Adding a description

You can add a description to your membership application form by inserting a content gadget ahead of the membership application gadget. Within the content gadget, you can add a title and description, and format them using text styles. For more information on adding and formatting text, see Using the content editor.

Changing colors and fonts

You can change the colors, text styles, and backgrounds used in your website from the Colors and styles screen.

 Read more/less

For more advanced fine-tuning, you can use CSS customization and theme overrides. 

For membership application gadgets, you can modify the following elements from the Colors and styles screen:

To change...

modify...

under...

"Select membership level"

Text/Normal
H3
Form instructions

General formatting or General formatting > Typography

General formatting > Form (Bookshelf, Clean Lines, Dark Impact, Fiesta, Firma, Homestead, Showcase, Skyline, Terra, Tinted Tiles, Treehouse, Whiteboard, and White Space only)

"Mandatory fields"Text/Normal

Form instructions

General formatting or General formatting > Typography
General formatting > Form (Bookshelf, Clean Lines, Dark Impact, Fiesta, Firma, Homestead, Showcase, Skyline, Terra, Tinted Tiles, Treehouse, Whiteboard, and White Space only)

"Membership level"

Text/Normal
Labels

General formatting or General formatting  > Typography
General formatting > Form

Level name

Text/Normal
Option title

General formatting or General formatting  > Typography
General formatting > Form

Level description

Text/Normal
Field explanation
Option title

General formatting or General formatting  > Typography
General formatting > Form

Next, Cancel buttonsNormal/HoverFunctional buttons (Clean Lines, Dark Impact, Fiesta, White Space themes)

Background color of form

Form >> Background color

General formatting (for Aurora, Glass, Keynote, Memo, Nature, and Notebook themes)

Any changes you make will be applied to other gadgets that use the same settings.

On this page: 

See also:

  • No labels
 
Wild Apricot Inc. 144 Front Street West Suite 725, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5J 2L7