AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On

AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On | Tunbosun Ayinla


This plugin requires AffiliateWP to be installed and activated on your site. It will NOT function without it.

AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-on adds a checkbox to the Affiliate sign up page, which enables your affiliates to subscribe to your MailChimp powered newsletter when registering.

An admin can also choose whether to add an affiliate to the newsletter when adding a new affiliate from the WordPress admin.

What is AffiliateWP?

AffiliateWP provides a complete affiliate management system for your WordPress website that seamlessly integrates with all major WordPress e-commerce and membership platforms. It aims to provide everything you need in a simple, clean, easy to use system that you will love to use.

Suggestions / Feature Request

If you have suggestions or a new feature request, feel free to get in touch with me via the contact form on my website here

You can also follow me on Twitter! @tubiz


To contribute to this plugin feel free to fork it on GitHub AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On on GitHub


Automatic Installation

  • Login to your WordPress Admin area
  • Go to “Plugins > Add New” from the left hand menu
  • In the search box type “AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On”
  • From the search result you will see “AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On” click on “Install Now” to install the plugin
  • A popup window will ask you to confirm if you want to install the Plugin.
  • Click “Proceed” to continue the installation. The resulting installation screen will list the installation as successful or note any problems during the install.
  • If successful, click “Activate Plugin” to activate it.
  • To configure the plugin visit the AffiliateWP MailChimp Settings section below.

Manual Installation

  • Download the plugin zip file
  • Login to your WordPress Admin. Click on “Plugins > Add New” from the left hand menu.
  • Click on the “Upload” option, then click “Choose File” to select the zip file from your computer. Once selected, press “OK” and press the “Install Now” button.
  • Activate the plugin.
  • To configure the plugin visit the AffiliateWP MailChimp Settings section below.

AffiliateWP MailChimp Settings

To configure the AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On plugin
1. Open the settings page for AffiliateWP and click the “Integrations” tab.
2. Scroll down a bit and you will see a section for “AffiliateWP MailChimp Settings”.
2. Configure your “AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On” settings. See details below.

  • Enable/Disable – check the box to enable AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On. This adds a checkbox on the Affiliate signup page for affiliates to signup for your newsletter.
  • Checkbox Label – allows you to set a custom label that affiliates will see telling them to subscribe to your newsletter
  • MailChimp API Key – enter your MailChimp API key here. You can get if from here. You need to enter this for the plugin to work.
  • Double Opt-In – if enabled, affiliates will receive an email with a link to confirm their subscription to the list.
  • Auto Subscribe – if enabled, affiliates will be automatically added to your list when registering.
  • Newsletter List – select the newsletter list you want your affiliates to be subscribed to.
  • Click on Save Changes for the changes you made to be effected.

Plugin author

Tunbosun Ayinla

Plugin official website address
If you encounter problems in using the AffiliateWP MailChimp Add-On plugin, you can comment below, and I will try my best to help you solve the problem

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