Integrating with WordPress
EmailOctopus has an official WordPress plugin. Use this to add a customisable form widget to your site, which allows your visitors to subscribe to a list.
Steps to install this plug-in:
- In your WordPress admin panel, go to Plugins > New Plugin, search for EmailOctopus and click ‘Install now’. Alternatively, download the plugin and upload the contents of emailoctopus.zip to your plugins directory, which is usually located at ‘/wp-content/plugins/’.
- Activate the plugin.
- You’ll find the EmailOctopus plugin in the left-hand column of the Admin Dashboard.
- Connect your API key and then begin building your forms.
You may also choose to use a 3rd party integration to add EmailOctopus to your Wordpress site. Please view our full list of integrations to find out which platforms this is possible with.