The MailPoet plugin lets your visitors sign up as newsletter subscribers, building your mailing list.

The plugin features include:

  • Create and add a newsletter subscription form to your website
  • Manage your subscribers and subscriber lists in WordPress
  • Build and send newsletters with WordPress
  • Create automatic emails to send new post notifications
  • Send automated welcome emails
  • Increase your sales with our emails for WooCommerce
  • Free WooCommerce email customizer
  • Insightful stats on your audience engagement
  • Responsive templates
  • For each newsletter, see which subscribers opened it and which links got the most clicks
  • Removes the small MailPoet logo in the footer of your emails
  • Send to over 1,000 subscribers with your own sending method (host, SendGrid, Amazon SES)
  • Translation ready
  • MailPoet Sending Service (free for your first 1,000 subscribers)

The BuddyBoss Theme styles the MailPoet templates for a smooth responsive display.

Installing the plugin

To install the plugin:

  1. Download the MailPoet plugin from the link below 
  2. Extract the downloaded file to the WordPress plugins folder yourhostname/wordpress/wp-content/plugins OR
    Go to your WordPress Dashboard > Plugins > Add New. Click the Upload Plugin button. Browse to the download file location, select the & install the plugin.
  3. Click the Activate Plugin button to activate the MailPoet plugin on your website. OR
    To activate the plugin on your website site go to WordPress Dashboard > Plugins and then click the Activate button for MailPoet.

Setting up the plugin

To set up the plugin:

  1. Go to WordPress Dashboard > MailPoet > Settings.
  2. Make the preferred changes in each tab.
  3. Click the Save settings button.
MailPoet - Setting up the plugin
MailPoet – Setting up the plugin

Use the MailPoet widget to add subscription forms to a page/post.

MailPoet - Adding the form in a widget
MailPoet – Adding the form in a widget
MailPoet - Form preview
MailPoet – Form preview

For further setup and usage tutorials, refer to the official documentation of MailPoet.


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