There are many reasons to create a membership website. They include but are not limited to,
I must admit there is a lot more to creating a membership website than just restricting access to your content, based on membership. But there are a great many number of websites that operate on a membership or subscription model. The Wall Street Journal is a great example of a website that operates on a subscription model. Once you subscribe to their website’s exclusive content, you’re considered a member and access is granted to premium content.