One of the best means of digital marketing is by sending out a well-written email newsletter. Obtaining and growing an email list is a key part of getting your brand out there and one of the easiest ways to get email addresses for your list is by using a WordPress Subscription Plugin. This will allow your viewers to enter their email address at optimum times in their visit. If you’re having trouble finding a plugin to suit your needs, look no further than this list by us at WP Carers of the 5 Best WordPress Popup Email Subscription Plugins.
This WordPress popup plugin is made by the ElegantThemes developers. It features a large selection of good quality templates with 115 available in total! Each template is fully customisable; you can alter the border styles, image orientation and choose from infinite colours. There are 6 different types of opt-in forms; popups, fly-ins, widget area, inline with content, below content and optin lockers. This last option allows you to offer premium content in exchange for an email address. Advanced page-level targeting means you can specify which posts/pages/categories you want a specific optin form to appear on. If all that was not enough, there’s also 6 trigger options for optins; time delay, bottom of post, after scrolling, after commenting, after purchasing and after inactivity.
This is a free WordPress popup plugin from SumoMe, it requires the core SumoMe plugin to be installed to work. The default WordPress popup template is free, but there are 7 more advanced paid templates available. You can select the time your popup is displayed either by selecting a delay or using smart display, which calculates the best time automatically. There are a useful set of conditional rules to decide what pages you want the popup to appear on. Also, the plugin features a simple analytics system which is updated every day.
From the people behind WPDU Dev, this plugin has over 250,000 downloads to date. The free version is quite basic, it only allows one active popup per site, but it is very quick and easy to use as it utilises WP Visual Editor. Unfortunately, you’ll have to fork out for the pro version if you want templates, colour customization, unlimited popups per site or 30 popup display animations.
This plugin is one of CodeCanyon’s best selling WordPress plugins of all time, there are over 10,000 paid downloads to date. You can create your popups with 27 pre-built themes. Plus, within each theme there are colour scheme and layout options so your popup is truly unique. There’s sophisticated mouse-tracking technology which determines the perfect time to display the popup to your users. This plugin can be integrated with 13 email marketing services and 5 social media platforms for ultimate reach.
If you’re looking for the easy option, this plugin could be a good choice for you. There is less scope for customisation, but this simplifies the process a lot. This plugin can create both popups and popup bars, which are anchored to the top of the screen. It comes with 12 popup templates and 6 bar templates. Each template has “quick styles” which are choices of default colour scheme. The popups here are very user friendly, they only display when a visitor has reached the end of your content to avoid disrupting their reading experience. This plugin is integrated with 23 different email service providers and has its own detailed built-in analytics.