If a major objective of your website or blog is getting more email subscribers, you need the right plugins. Using WordPress means you have access to some of the best tools to make this happen.
Here’s a look at some of the best free and paid plugins for getting more email subscribers.
A very easy to use tool, WPForms provides a drag & drop form builder you can use for WordPress. It provides the ability to create payment forms, contact forms, subscription forms and much more. You can do it all with just a few clicks of a mouse and even the newest WordPress user can figure this plugin out.
Along with creating forms, you can manage everything from one screen, including your email newsletter. You will even be able to redirect subscribers to a thank you page after they have joined your list.
This plugin is free to use and does offer a paid upgrade for $39 per year.
The OptinMonster plugin provides a very powerful way to generate leads for WordPress users. It’s a great tool for converting abandoning website visitors into email list subscribers. You can use the A/B test feature to for your lead capture forms, as well.
This plugin allows for creating many types of forms including a floating header, footer bars, lightbox popups, scroll triggered boxes, welcome gates and many more. It’s a very targeted choice with plenty of integration options including MailChimp, AWeber and Constant Contact.
OptinMonster isn’t free. It costs $9 per month or $49 per year.
Another very easy to use plugin, the DreamGrow Scroll Triggered Box allows you to create slide-in option boxes, which are triggered when a visitor scrolls. This plugin will allow you to select the position for the box and will even allow you to set how long the box will stay hidden after a visitor sees it.
This plugin is free and doesn’t offer any upgrade options.
With a feature box, you can make your email list grow very quickly. The PlugMatter Feature Box plugin allows you to create a feature box for email subscriptions under the header of your WordPress website.
It will be before the main content, which will allow you to get the most subscribers from your efforts. You can use it with MailChimp, AWeber, Constant Contact and many other email services.
The cost for this plugin is $37 per year and there is no free option.
With InstaPage, you can create landing pages perfect for marketing. This plugin will make it very easy to get visitors to subscribe to your list. It’s a more comprehensive solution compare to many of the other choices out there with more than 100 landing pages to choose from.
The plugin is free to try and offers multiple pricing options.
Many WordPress users don’t know about how the Comment Redirect plugin can help you gain subscribers. This plugin will take those leaving a comment to your thank you page, which can help you engage them and get them to subscribe. You can incentivize the page with a coupon or free offer to get them to subscribe after leaving a comment.
This is a free to use plugin.
All of these plugins will help you gain more email subscribers. You don’t need every single plugin on the list, but the right combination may provide you with the perfect way to gain more subscribers this year.