Connecting MailChimp

Through this integration you can seamlessly add your Facebook action takers into your MailChimp lists so you can contact them via email.

Step one grab your MailChimp API key.

To get your API key please follow this link: https://admin.mailchimp.com/account/api/. Scroll to the bottom and click the Create a Key button.

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Then you’ll scroll up and copy this new key.

Step two log into ActionSprout

Once logged in you’ll click the Settings tab, then Integrations. 

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Scroll down and find MailChimp.

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Paste in the MailChimp API key and hit the connect button.

Now your ActionSprout account is connect to your MailChimp account.

Step three syncing actions

On each campaign you can now choose what MailChimp list you want to sync action takers with. Their First Name, Last Name, and Email address will be automatically added to that MailChimp list as soon as they take an action.

Click the Actions tab, then the Edit button on the action you’d like to sync.

Inside the Editing screen you’ll click the Integration tab.

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Scroll down until you find MailChimp.

You can also specify whether you want MailChimp to send a welcome email once an action taker is added to the MailChimp list.

More about MailChimp opt-in and welcome emails for your lists

Limitations

Make sure ’email’ is the only required field marked on any list you want to receive data from ActionSprout. If more than email is required the integration will fail and no data will be received.

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