Adding an opt in form to your website is a great way to start collecting your visitors’ emails and improve your newsletter or autoresponder campaign. By doing this you take advantage of a valuable opportunity to turn one-time visitors into regulars and customers.
Costs 19$ per 1 month.
Register with aweber.com.
Go to your Aweber account->Sign Up Forms and click Create A Sign Up Form.
The theme has an already designed subscription form, that’s why you can skip this step and go to the second one.
Enter your form name, select Basic Version settings for Thank You Page and Already Subscribed Page.
Click Save Your Form and proceed to the next step.
Click I will Install My Form and select Raw HTML Version tab.
Find three necessary parameters in this code.
Copy and paste them in the code that you have in Customization->Subscribe Form.
Click Save Settings and you are done!
You also may use MailChimp service for collecting your subscribers emails: it allows you to have up to 2,000 subscribers and 12,000 emails per month for free.
Register with mailchimp.com
Go to your account on MailChimp and click Lists -> Create List
Fill the gaps and choose how you’ll be informed about subscribers, then please click “Save”.
Once you have created your List, click Signup Forms => Embedded Forms.
Choose the Super Slim design option.
Copy and paste the code in the WordPress admin area => Customization => Subscribe Form
We need to change this code a little bit in order to look good on your website:
Put this in code after <!– real people should not fill this in and expect good things…>
<small> Register now to get updates on promotions and coupons.</small>
Or you may use any text you want.
Click “Save Settings” and you are done!
In your Mailchimp account, go to Lists => Signup Forms => Embedded Forms.
Choose the Horizontal embedded signup form design option.
Copy the underlined code snippets.
Go to your WP admin panel => Customization => Subscribe Form.
Paste the first 'action' snippet after the 'form' word.
Add the style snippet above the button part o the code.
You may remove the optional part of the code.
Your code might look like this: