How to create a pop-up form
EmailOctopus form editor allows you to create a pop-up subscription form. You can trigger them based on timing, scroll percentage of your website, exit intent, or a button click.
Creating a pop-up form
To create a pop-up, go to the "Landing pages & forms" tab. Next, choose the "Forms" option and click on a button to create a form – this will open the form editor.
First, choose the connected list and the format of your form – in this case, pop-up. Next, pick the template, and start editing your form.
The form editor works the same way for both inline and pop-up format – you can read about it in detail here. Pop-up forms have some extra options related to their display mechanism. You can find them under the "Settings" tab within the left-hand column.
Pop-up forms display options
Using Display options you can choose on which devices to display your pop-up, and how often your visitors should see it.
- Exit intent: the pop-up will display when visitors attempt to exit the page
Scroll percentage: the pop-up will display when visitors scroll down through a selected portion of your page
Timing: the pop-up will display after a specified amount of time
That option lets you choose how often your visitors should see the pop-up form. If you'd like the form to be displayed anytime someone visits your page, set it as "once every 0 days".
- A link is clicked: The pop-up will display when a button is clicked
To get the code for the link, Click on the "Add to your website" link in the upper right corner. The second code in the pop-up box is the one you can hyperlink to a button: