- How to install the Constant Contact Connector App
- How to use the Constant Contact Connector App
How to install Constant Contact Connector App
Step 1a) Create a Constant Contact account
In order to connect your Constant Contact account to your Shopify store you need to create a Constant Contact account first (create account here).
Already using Constant Contact? Great! Continue step 2.
Step 1b) Create a Shopify account
No Shopify account yet? You can easily create an account here.
Step 2) Install the app from the Shopify app store
Visit the Constant Contact app in the Shopify app store here and click on the green GET button.
Step 3) Installation page
Your now forwarded to the install page. Click the blue button 'INSTALL APP'.
Step 4) Configure the app
A) You may already have customers and subscribers and want to export them to Constant Contact. Use this step to export existing data.
B) Configuration for Subscription submitted -> use our URL
This URL kan be used as a custom Form Action URL in case your Shopify theme only supports Mailchimp integration.
You can paste this URL in Shopify in the Mailchimp form action URL field when editing your theme's footer.
C) Connect you Constant Contact account.
Click the orange button to connect your Constant Contact account.
Fill in your Constant Contact credentials (email + password) and login. When you're already logged in you'll see this autorisation screen. Hit 'Allow' and you'll go back to the contfiguration page.
You'll see a success message:
When the credentials are incorrect, we'll show this message:
D) Configure your list(s)
When you already use lists in Constant Contact you can select a mailing list for subscribers and customers. No lists yet? Just create one for subscribers and/or customers, refresh the dropdown list in this step and it will appear new in the dropdown list.
Step 5) Enter your email address
Please enter your email address so we can send you a message if problems occur with your integration. Then press the orange button 'FINISH INSTALL'.
We're now connecting your Shopify store to Constant Contact. When the installation has succeeded we're showing this message:
Do I need to pay for Constant Contact?
- Yes, you can find you email marketing pricing plans here.