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Why you might need a WordPress customer database
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This plugin offers all the functionality needed to build and maintain a database of people or anything you want. The database is fully configurable, allowing you to define all the fields of information you want to store for each record. The records can be entered individually in the WordPress admin section, imported with a CSV file, or let the individuals themselves create their own record. Display lists of records can be sorted and filtered by any field, and the result exported as a CSV file. This plugin was developed for an organization with the mission of educating and empowering voters. This organization needed to quickly build a database of concerned voters, supporters, and volunteers, giving them an ability to collect input and feedback, organize volunteers, and mobilize its voter constituency with actions such as petition drives and voter education campaigns. This database could be of use to any organization that needs to build and maintain lists of constituents, supporters, members, volunteers, etc. It is designed to be easy to use and serve multiple purposes, with several very powerful features to customize its functionality to the needs of your organization, club, sports team, or any other large group of people. The plugin can be easily adapted to work as a database for other applications such as indexes, directories, catalogs, or anything, really.
Here at Delicious Brains we eat, drink and sleep databases. However, we believe that any developer working with WordPress should have some level of knowledge about the database that sits behind a site. So I have put together the ultimate guide to the WordPress database. The database is an essential part of a WordPress website. It also works on MariaDB version A storage engine is the part of the database that is responsible for reading and writing data. Since MySQL 5. You might have come across character encoding problems when migrating your WordPress database from one server to another, and wondered what are these charsets and collations that are mentioned on support articles.
Maintaining a database of customer information is a smart idea for most businesses. If you have to deal with a lot of customers or clients, it can pay off to keep track of their basic data in one convenient place. A database is a centralized collection of information. You can use it to take note of any important details about your customers and their transactions. This has applications far beyond simple organization. For example, you could track when each customer made his or her last purchase, and use that information to plan an email marketing campaign. Customer databases enable you to keep track of valuable information in an organized manner.