Integrating MailerLite with Divi: A Comprehensive Guide
As an avid user of Divi, I am always on the lookout for ways to enhance the functionality of my website. One popular email marketing service that many website owners rely on is MailerLite. In this article, I will provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to integrate MailerLite with Divi, allowing you to seamlessly collect and manage email subscribers.
Step 1: Sign up for a MailerLite Account
If you haven’t already, head over to the MailerLite website and sign up for an account. MailerLite offers a free plan, making it an excellent choice for those who are just starting with email marketing.
Step 2: Install and Activate the MailerLite Plugin
Once you have your MailerLite account set up, the next step is to install and activate the MailerLite plugin on your WordPress website.
- Login to your WordPress dashboard.
- Navigate to “Plugins” -> “Add New”.
- Search for “MailerLite” in the search bar.
- Click “Install Now” and then “Activate” to activate the plugin.
Step 3: Connect Your MailerLite Account
After activating the plugin, you need to connect it to your MailerLite account.
- Go to “MailerLite” -> “Settings” in your WordPress dashboard.
- Click on the “Connect” button.
- You will be redirected to the MailerLite website, where you can authorize the plugin to access your MailerLite account.
- Once authorized, you will be redirected back to your WordPress dashboard.
Step 4: Create and Customize Signup Forms
To start collecting email subscribers with Divi and MailerLite, you need to create and customize signup forms.
- Go to “MailerLite” -> “Forms” in your WordPress dashboard.
- Click on the “Create New” button.
- Choose the type of form you want to create (inline, popup, embedded, etc.).
- Design your form using the intuitive form builder.
- Customize the fields, form layout, and styling to match your website’s design.
- Click on the “Save and Embed” button when you are done.
Step 5: Add Signup Forms to Divi
Once you have created your signup forms, it’s time to add them to your Divi website and start collecting email subscribers.
- Edit the page or post where you want to add the signup form using the Divi Builder.
- Add a new module and search for “MailerLite” in the module search bar.
- Select the MailerLite module and choose the signup form you want to display.
- Customize the module settings, such as the form alignment and appearance.
- Save your changes and update the page or post.
That’s it! You have successfully integrated MailerLite with Divi. Now, whenever a visitor fills out your signup form, their email address will be automatically added to your MailerLite subscriber list. This integration allows you to easily manage your email marketing campaigns and keep your subscribers engaged.
Integrating MailerLite with Divi is a powerful combination that empowers you to grow your email list and engage with your audience effectively. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you can seamlessly connect MailerLite with Divi and take your email marketing efforts to the next level.