Wild Apricot Design and Development

“Wild Apricot is online membership software for associations, non-profits, clubs and subscription websites. It is a cloud-based system, so you can use it right from your web browser. And your volunteers can pitch in too, without installing any software!” – wildapricot.org

Wild Apricot 5.11.1 Is Released 5/29/2017

Some minor bug fixes and an enhanced user experience for email communication opt Ins: – Opt-in mechanism enhancement – Bug fixes See more and get all the details here…  5.11.1 – Released on May 29, 2017  

Wild Apricot Pricing & Login

According to Google Trends searches for Wild Apricot are on the rise. The top searches are Wild Apricot Pricing, Wild Apricot Login, and Wild Apricot Reviews. The top countries are Australia, U.S., and Canada. An interesting facts about Wild Apricot, concerning our experience over the past 10 years, is that the platform continues to evolve and push the envelop allowing both […] read more.

5 Steps To A Better Wild Apricot Experience

If you are reading this article, you probably already know how awesome the Wild Apricot membership and events management platform is. Let’s say you are now ready to begin your journey and either setup a new Wild Apricot website, or migrate your existing website to Wild Apricot? Where do you start? Well, we want to outline a few tips and tricks […] read more.

Wild Apricot Drops Support for Older Themes

Support Dropped for 6 Wild Apricot Themes. Wild Apricot has announced that it is dropping support for 6 of its older website themes. So, if you are using one of the Wild Apricot themes listed below, let us know if you can use a hand and / or are in the market for a new improved look and […] read more.

Web Design Yes, but trust must also be well designed

When it comes to developing relationships, whether with clients or members, there are 4 fundamental rules to follow. Read Emily Beaver’s article and unearth the details: Strategy #1: Give customers a consistent experience > A branded Wild Apricot Theme can help Strategy #2: Create an emotional connection > Tell them why your organization is passionate about its mission […] read more.

How Speed Affects Your Website

Have you ever thought about how long your customers are ready to wait for the page to load before they leave? Approximately 47% of online customers expect a page to load in 2 seconds or less, while 64% of mobile users expect pages to load in less than 4 seconds. If your website takes longer than a few […] read more.

Google Offers Safe Browsing Site Status

Google calls it the Transparency Report, and it presents users the opportunity to checkout a website’s security before actually engaging the website. Google says that their “Safe Browsing technology examines billions of URLs per day looking for unsafe websites.” And as a result “[they] discover thousands of new unsafe sites, many of which are legitimate websites that have been […] read more.

Nicasio WildApricot Theme Refinement

Before: The client wanted a clean yet intuitive Wild Apricot website. Their old default Wild Apricot theme was not maximizing conversions and traffic was dropping rapidly. So, the BCPA.Org team approached us at Nicasio Design for our Wild Apricot Theme Refinement Package.           After: After the Nicasio Design Wild Apricot Theme Refinement the BCPA.Org team accomplished […] read more.

Wild Apricot’s Strengths

Often we are asked, what would you say is the best part of Wild Apricot? To this I usually reply as follows: Membership Management Events Management Word-Class Support Let me explain why so that you can understand what the Wild Apricot platform can do for your organization. Membership Management: – Best in class multiple membership levels settings – […] read more.

Steps to removing Google Site Hacked Warning

What Google Proposes We’ve recently helped a handful of clients in removing the Google Site Hacked Warning. So, we thought we’d outline some broad steps for you here – just in case: 1- Go to Google Webmaster Tools 2- Next, click Add A Property. 3- Click Verify this property. 4- Click Security Issues. 5- Click Crawl & Fetch as Google. […] read more.

Successful Website Migration to Wild Apricot

When it all goes well, and you want to tell the world! Our client needed a migration to Wild Apricot, and to keep the design, layout, navigation, and aesthetics all in place. When we started out the approach was to create the site structure first. Then we would migrate the [and customize for use on Wild Apricot] website […] read more.

Custom WordPress & Wild Apricot Integration Again!

The website: The Canadian Council on Africa The Objective: The integration of member focused Wild Apricot widgets for login, profile edit, member directory, event registration, and restricted members-only area while keeping the original design and layouts. The Result: See below a seamless integration of a WordPress website with Wild Apricot functionality. Both CMS and Membership management magic married in […] read more.