Welcome to Lesson 3 in my MailChimp series. Following on from MailChimp 1 – Signing up, and MailChimp 2 – Setting up your list and importing contacts, this time we’re going to learn how to create a sign-up form to allow people to consciously and willingly sign up to receive your email newsletter.
Remember, once you set up a subscriber list, there are two ways to populate it:
1. Import members from a previous mailing list (ensuring that you have their explicit permission to send them marketing communications)
2. Offer people a sign-up form via which they can choose to sign up for your newsletter.
I prefer Option 2, and we’re going to find out how to do that now.
How do access the MailChimp contacts list area?
As a quick reminder (full details are in this previous article), when you sign in to MailChimp, you will…
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