How to integrate widgets with MailerLite

How to integrate widgets with MailerLite

If you use MailerLite for email marketing and Getsitecontrol widgets to collect email addresses of your website visitors, you can easily connect the two apps to avoid having to manually export and import data. Simply choose the necessary mailing list and Getsitecontrol will add every new email subscriber to this list automatically.

1. Find the Integrations tab

You can connect your Getsitecontrol account to MailerLite when editing your widget. Choose the Integrations tab in the top bar.

Getsitecontrol dashboard with the highlighted Integrations bar

2. Connect your Getsitecontrol account to MailerLite

In the Third party integrations section, click the +Add application link and choose MailerLite from the drop-down list.

Integrations section with the highlighted MailerLite item in the dropdown list

Enter your MailerLite API key.

Integration settings modal window

To find your API key, log in to your MailerLite account, click on your username, choose Integrations from the drop-down menu and click the Use button in the Developer API section.

MailerLite API section with the highlighted Developer API section

MailerLite API section with the highlighted Developer API section

On the next step, copy the API key, go back to Getsitecontrol and paste the key into the corresponding field. Click Save.

Now yours accounts are connected.

3. Choose the list

You will then be offered to choose one of your existing MailerLite lists. Choose the one you want the collected emails to be exported to.

Selecting a MailerLite mailing list

4. Map your widget fields

Make sure the fields of your widget are matched to those in the MailerLite list. Click the Map widget fields button to check that the fields are properly matched. You can read more about field mapping here.

Widget fields mapping modal window

When you are done mapping the fields, click OK. That’s it. Now all new contacts will be automatically copied to the MailerLite list you have specified.

You can connect your widget to more than one third-party application. Click the +Add application link to add another integration for the current widget.

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