Build an Email List in Wordpress using MailChimp
Having an Email List in WordPress is necessary so you could easily update followers regarding a new post. After getting several articles on your site, you’ll aim to getting more followers and you need to regularly deliver useful article to these people for them to stay and be active on your site.
Among the most beginner friendly email service today is MailChimp, to enjoy more of its many features, you could go for a premium account. However, going for the free option is already good enough to start. It is very easy to use and integrates well with WordPress. This is something that you want to consider when choosing a mail service since you don’t want any frequent errors on your site due to your Email List application.
Creating a MailChimp Account
Go to MailChimp’s Hompage
Provide the Needed Information
You will be redirected to a page that will require you to input several information, simply provide all necessary information.
Creating Email List
Provide List Details
Adding MailChimp Email Signup Forms in WordPress
Get A wordpress Plugin : “Mailchimp Widget”
On your site dashboard
Choose a Form Type
Choose a Theme
Search for an Image on Google that would fit your site and your subscription message.
This is how the subscription portion would look
Create a MailMunch Account to Activate Forms
Provide All Needed Information
Drag the Widget to Main Sidebar
Change Title and Use your Newly Created Form
Check your site.
Try the Subscribe Widget by using your own email, then check your mailchimp on WordPress.