The reports claiming the death of email marketing are greatly exaggerated.

That's right — with the help of MailChimp, email marketing is still thriving. If WordPress is your CMS, and you want to get more people to visit your site, there are plenty of great plugins that integrate with MailChimp and can help you do just that. We'll show you the best of them in this collection.

Best MailChimp Plugins for WordPress

1. MailChimp WD

MailChimp WD provides seamless integration with WordPress, and it allows you to create unlimited subscription forms, build email lists, and easily manage your subscriptions. It comes with an advanced form editor, which allows you to customize form headers, choose the action of the forms, and add custom fields to them.

Among the custom fields, you’ll find PayPal integration, file uploads, custom select, survey tools, and many more. The plugin features an outstanding conditional field function that you can use to hide or display specific form fields based on the selections your users make.

There are top bar, scroll box, and pop-up form display options. Embedding is possible and easy thanks to shortcodes. MailChimp WD comes with advanced emailing options to let you maximize the effectiveness of the emails you send.

MailChimp WordPress

2. MailChimp Forms by MailMunch

This plugin allows you to easily add MailChimp sign-up forms to your website. You can add the forms to any of your posts or pages, the sidebar, or the top bar. You also have an option to display them as pop-ups. The forms are responsive and fully customizable. They feature page targeting and A/B testing functionalities to improve conversion. The plugin is also integrated with analytics, so you track and analyze how your forms perform.

MailChimp Forms by MailMunch

3. Easy Forms for MailChimp

Easy Forms for MailChimp lets you create unlimited forms for any of your MailChimp lists. You can add them anywhere on your site, including in widget areas, and use built-in CSS classes to give the forms additional stylized features.

You can fully customize messages sent to your users, disable default MailChimp welcome emails, redirect users to other posts after subscription, remove subscribers from your admin area, and more. The plugin allows you to schedule forms and use localized dates and times for users. It is analytics-integrated and developer-friendly.

Easy Forms for MailChimp

4. MailChimp Forms by Optin Cat

MailChimp Forms is an advanced tool that helps you increase the number of email subscribers with attractive, custom MailChimp forms. It comes with a range of form display types, including post boxes, sidebar widgets, and lightbox pop-ups.

You can add the forms either with shortcodes or automatically to the bottom of posts or pages. The forms are responsive and integrated with analytics to let you know which forms have the highest conversion rates.

MailChimp Forms by Optin Cat

5. WooCommerce MailChimp

As the name suggests, this plugin provides MailChimp integration for WooCommerce. It allows you to automatically assign a customer to preferred email lists or MailChimp interest groups upon starting or completing an order.

You can set one or more interest groups and add users to them based on the specific list to which they belong. The plugin supports a double opt-in option and allows you to make adjustments to the opt-in checkbox settings.

WooCommerce MailChimp

6. Another MailChimp Widget

This plugin adds a form widget to your site and lets your visitors sign up for your MailChimp lists and groups. The widget is simple to add; you just have to provide your MailChimp API key and drag the widget into your sidebar area from the widgets section of the WordPress dashboard. Next, you just select the mailing list and make any necessary customizations to the widget.

Another MailChimp Widget

7. MailChimp for WordPress

This impressive plugin helps you create powerful newsletters for your subscribers. You can also create attractive opt-in forms or integrate the plugin with any existing form on your website.

MailChimp for WordPress works with the latest versions of WordPress and alongside many advanced plugins, too.

Get the all-in-one marketing and lead form plugin for your WordPress website.

Originally published Sep 14, 2018 6:00:28 AM, updated October 18 2019