Usage Examples

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Usage Examples

Here is a small sample of examples how myCRED can be used on a WordPress powered website, along with what each example requires. How you end up using myCRED is entirely up to you. Have fun!

Just Points

Just by enabling myCRED and creating your first point type, you instantly give all your users their unique point balance. As an administrator you can edit each users balance at any time via the Users page in your wp-admin area, with or without a log entry.

 

You also gain access to a large set of shortcodes to help you show your users their balanceshistory etc.

Required Hooks:
None
Required Add-ons:
None

User Engagement

Got a lot of comments and content on your website? Reward your users with points for joiningleaving commentspublishing contentlogging in or just visiting your website once a day. Use these points to reward your users with a RankBadges or create competition by presenting a leaderboard.

Required Hooks:
Requires you to enable all the hooks that you want to use.
Required Add-ons:
Requires you to enable all the add-ons you want to use.

Loyalty Programs

If you have an online store, myCRED can help you create a store loyalty program. Reward your customers with points for each product that they buy, and allow them to use these points as payment for future orders.

 

All you need to do this is the Gateway add-on if you are using the store plugins myCRED support out of the box.

Required Hooks:
“Points for product reviews” hook if you want to reward reviews.
Required Add-ons:
The Gateway Add-on

Premium Content

For premium content provides, myCRED can help you monetize your content by letting your users buy points for real money and use these points on your website to pay for content, or tip your content authors.

Required Hooks:
Only those you feel you need.
Required Add-ons:
The Sell Content Add-on and the buyCRED add-on.