The default form template will come with a Name and Email field.
Next, a popup will open where you will need to select an existing page or create a new page.
After that, more options will appear.
After that, you will need to enter a name for your new page.
You can also do a lot more with Mailchimp and WordPress. For instance, you can integrate it with OptinMonster and show your subscribe forms in popup campaigns.
Once you have finished adding custom form fields, switch to the ‘Settings’ tab from the left menu. In the General settings, you can change the form’s name and description, add tags, edit the submit button text, and more.
Once that’s done, simply go to WPForms » Settings from your WordPress dashboard and switch to the ‘Integrations’ tab.
Now, you are ready to add your Mailchimp subscribe form to your WordPress blog or website.
You can do that by going to WPForms » Addons from the WordPress admin panel. From here, navigate to the Mailchimp addon and click the ‘Install Addon’ button.
You can now return to the browser tab or window with your WPFroms integration settings.
Simply click the ‘Extras’ dropdown menu and then select the ‘API keys’ option.
The addon should now install and activate.
You can go ahead and visit your website to see the form in action.
To learn more, please see our ultimate guide to using Mailchimp and WordPress.
You can go ahead and select the audience from the dropdown menu to which the new subscribers will be added.
For instance, if you are using a business phone service, then you can add a Phone field. This will help you send SMS messages or reach out to subscribers via phone calls.
WPForms lets you show a message, a specific page like a thank you page, or redirect users to a URL.
You have now successfully created a Mailchimp subscribe form with custom fields.
You also have options to add tags to new subscribers and a note to the user’s profile.
Creating Mailchimp API Keys for WPForms Integration
Next, you will see the new API key.
It even offers form templates for Mailchimp. For instance, you can create a signup contact form, newsletter signup form, or email marketing form.
For this tutorial, we will use the ‘Create New Page’ option.
Next, you can expand the Mailchimp settings and then click the ‘+ Add New Account’ button under Mailchimp.
First, you will need to go to WPForms » Add New from the WordPress dashboard. Next, you can enter a name at the top and select a form template.
Next, you can scroll down to see additional settings. For instance, there is an option to choose the WPForms field where users can enter their email addresses.
WPFomrs offers lots of prebuilt form templates, so you can quickly pick one and customize it.
Mailchimp is a popular email marketing tool that offers a form builder. However, this builder has limited features and customization options. Adding a custom subscribe form gives you more flexibility and helps grow your email list.
However, you can simply drag any form field and drop it onto the template. There are fields to add text, dropdown options, multiple choice, phone number, address, date and time, website, password, and more.
Go ahead and copy the key and click the ‘Done’ button.
In the WPForms form builder, you will see an ‘Embed’ option at the top. Go ahead and click on the ‘Save’ button to store your changes, and then click the ‘Embed’ button.
Mailchimp is one of the most popular email marketing services. It helps you build an email list, send emails, and set up automated email campaigns. Plus, it also offers a form builder that you can use to create a subscription form and embed it on your website.
First, you will need to install and activate the WPForms plugin. If you need help, then please see our guide on how to install a WordPress plugin.
From here, simply paste the key into the ‘API Key’ field. You can also add a Mailchimp account nickname to remember which account you are connected to.
If you scroll down further, then you will see more optional settings. For instance, you can enable double opt-in, mark the subscriber as VIP, update their profile if the contact is already in an audience, and more.
Once that’s done, simply click the ‘Let’s Go!’ button.
Next, you can switch to the ‘Confirmations’ tab and choose what subscribers will see once they submit a form.
After that, you can go to the ‘Marketing’ tab from the left panel and then select Mailchimp.
After entering the key, go ahead and click the ‘Connect to Mailchimp’ button.
On the next screen, you will see the WPForms drag-and-drop form builder. Here, you can customize the form and add custom fields from the menu on the left.
Once you are logged in, simply click on your avatar in the top right corner and select the ‘Account & billing’ option.
Next, you will need to install the Mailchimp addon.
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