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Divi tutorial: How to use the Email Optin module

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It's easy to grow your mailing list by using the newsletter sign-up module offered by the WordPress Divi theme. This module supports integration MailChimp , AWeber et Feedburner.

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How to add a newsletter subscription module to your page

Before you can add an e-mail module to your page, you must first jump into Divi Builder. Once the Divi theme is installed on your website, you will notice a button Use Divi Builder above the publisher each time you create a new page. Click this button to activate Divi Builder and access all Divi Builder modules. Then click on the button Use Visual Builder to start the generator in visual mode. You can also click on the button Enable Visual Builder when you browse your website in the foreground if you are connected to your WordPress dashboard.

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Once you have entered Visual Builder, you can click the gray plus button to add a new module to your page. New modules can only be added inside the lines. If you start a new page, do not forget to add a line to your page first. We have great tutorials on using Divi line and section elements.

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Locate the optin email module in the list of modules and click on it to add it to your page. The list of modules is searchable, which means that you can also type the word "email optin" then click on "Enter" to automatically search and add the optin module! Once the module is added, you will be greeted by the list of options of the module. These options are separated into three main groups: Contents , Design et Advanced .

Configuring email accounts

Before you can use the opt-in e-mail module, you must first connect it to an e-mail provider. These providers can be added and managed in the module settings. Once you have added a new email provider, it appears in the module settings each time you edit an email module on your website.

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To add a new email provider, first select your email provider from the list Select a provider . Then click on the button Add to link the module to your email account. Divi currently supports three vendors: MailChimp, AWeber, and Feedburner.

Link your AWeber account

Before you can use this module with AWeber, you must first connect your AWeber account. To do this, select AWeber from the list of providers, then click the Add button to start the process. After clicking the Add button, you will be taken to a page where you will be prompted to sign in to your AWeber account. Log in to generate your API key.

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Then copy and paste the key into the field API key in the module settings, then click the button Send .

Your account has now been associated and you can choose your email list from the drop-down menu AWeber Lists .

Link your MailChimp account

Before you can use the module with MailChimp, you must first connect your MailChimp account. To do this, select MailChimp in the list of providers, and then click Add. After clicking the Add button, a field API key will appear. Copy and paste your API key into the field and press the button Send . Your account has now been linked and you can choose your e-mail list from the drop-down menu MailChimp Lists .

You can locate your MailChimp API key in your MailChimp.com account. Sign in and go to your profile page. Look in the category Gadgets and find the link API Keys . here are some Additional Information on how to find your API key.

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Use case example: Adding a subscription message at the bottom of a blog post

A common place to add an optin email form is just below the content of your message.
For this quick example, I'll show you how easy it is to insert and stylize an Optin email module under a blog post using Visual Builder.

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Using Visual Builder, add the standard section with a row of 1 / 2 columns (2 columns) under the section containing the contents of the publication.

Since this example is going to be an opt-in e-book offer, add an image module to the left column and upload an image of the book. Set the image alignment to "Center" and set the maximum width of the image to 300px.

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Then add the Optin Email module to the right column.

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Update the Optin email settings as follows:

Content options

Title: "New subscribers get a FREE copy of my E-Book" Button text: "Subscribe" Content: "A captivating story that will leave you on the edge of your seat." Service Provider: [select service provider] 
Select List or Stream Title

Design options

Color of the field background: # f1f1f1 Background color: #ffffff Focus border color: YES Border color: # 02b875 Text color: Dark Text direction: Center Header Font: PT Sans Header Font Size: 35px Head Height: 1.3em Body Font Size: 18px Custom Padding: 20px Right, 20px Left Styles Use Custom for Button: YES Text Size Button: 26px Text Button Color: # ffffff Button Background color: # 02b875 Border width button: 2 Border button Color: # 02b875 Letter spacing button: 1px Add button icon: Yes Button icon: [add an icon]

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That's all. If you want to improve your subscription forms, you can use Bloom, the Divi e-mail option and the lead generation plugin specifically designed to help you develop your mailing list.

Optin email module content option

In the content tab, you will find all the content elements of the module, such as text, images and icons. All that controls what appears in your module will always be found in this tab.

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title

Insert the title of your registration form here.

Button text

Specify the text of the registration button here.

Contents

This field is where you can enter the contents of the SignUp module.

Service provider

Here you can choose which mailing list provider you are using. The module currently supports integrations MailChimp , AWeber et Feedburner. Select your provider from the list, and then go to the following options.

MailChimp Lists

If you have chosen MailChimp as a provider, this option will appear. Here you can choose the MailChimp list to add clients. If you do not see any list here, you must make sure that the MailChimp API key is defined in ePanel and that you have at least one list on a MailChimp account. If you added a new list, but it does not appear here, enable the 'Regenerate MailChimp Lists' option in ePanel. Remember to disable it once the list is regenerated.

Aweber's Listings

If you have selected AWeber as a provider, this option will appear. Here you can choose the Aweber list to add customers. If you do not see any list here, you need to make sure that Aweber is correctly configured in ePanel and that you have at least one list on an Aweber account. If you added a new list, but it does not appear here, activate the 'Regenerate Aweber Lists' option in ePanel. Remember to disable it once the list is regenerated.

Feedburner Title

If you have selected Feedburner as a provider, this option will appear. This is how you identify your Feedburner account. You will need to enter your feed title, which can be found here .

Use the background color

If enabled, a background color will be applied to the module. If a background color has been enabled, an extra fill is added inside the module to separate the text content from the visible edge of the module. If a background color is not enabled, the module background becomes transparent and the additional fill is removed.

Background color

You can make your registration tile the color you want by using the color picker. Select the same color as the background of the section to create the appearance of a borderless width or effect.

Administration Label

This will change the module label in the constructor for easy identification. When you use the WireFrame view in Visual Builder, these labels appear in the module block of the Divi Builder interface.

Email Optin section design

In the Design tab, you'll find all the module's style options, such as fonts, colors, sizing, and spacing. This is the tab you will use to change the appearance of your module. Each Divi module has a long list of design parameters that you can use to change anything.

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Form field background color

The optin email form contains two input fields for the username and password. You can use this parameter to adjust the background color of these fields.

Text color of the form field

The optin email form contains two input fields for the username and password. You can use this parameter to adjust the text color of these fields. If you have adjusted the background color of the form field, you can also adjust the color of the text to ensure a smooth color relationship.

Background color

When an input field is focused with a visitor's mouse, the colors change to clearly indicate which field is active. Here you can set the background color of the focused fields.

Text color in focus

When an input field is focused with a visitor's mouse, the colors change to clearly indicate which field is active. Here you can set the text color of the focused fields.

Use the focus border color

If you want to add a border to the input fields when they are in focus, you can enable this option.

Color of the focus border

By using this setting, you can change the color of the border that appears on the focused input fields.

Text color

If the background color is dark, the text color should be set to "Light". On the other hand, if the background color is clear, the text color should be set to "Dark".

Text orientation

This drop-down menu allows you to specify the orientation of your text so that it is left-justified, centered, or justified on the right.

Header Font

You can change the font of your header text by selecting the desired font from the drop-down menu. Divi comes with dozens of large fonts powered by Google Fonts. By default, Divi uses the Open Sans font for all the text on your page. You can also customize the style of your text by using the bold, italic, uppercase, and underlined options.

Size of the header font

Here you can adjust the size of your header text. You can drag the range slider to increase or decrease the size of your text, or enter the value of the desired text size directly into the input field to the right of the slider. The input fields support different units of measurement, which means that you can enter "px" or "em" depending on the value of your size to change its unit type.

Color of the header text

By default, all Divi text colors appear in white or dark gray. If you want to change the color of your header text, choose the desired color in the color picker using this option.

Spacing of letterheads

The spacing of the letters affects the space between each letter. If you want to increase the space between each letter in your header text, use the range slider to adjust the space or enter the desired spacing size in the input field to the right of the slider. The input fields support different units of measurement, which means that you can enter "px" or "em" depending on the value of your size to change its unit type.

Height of the header line

Line height affects the space between each line of your header text If you want to increase the space between each line, use the range slider to adjust the space or enter the desired spacing size in the line. input field to the right of the cursor. The input fields support different units of measurement, which means that you can enter "px" or "em" depending on the value of your size to change its unit type.

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Body font

You can change the font of your body by selecting the desired font from the drop-down menu. Divi comes with dozens of large fonts powered by Google Fonts. By default, Divi uses the Open Sans font for all the text on your page. You can also customize the style of your text by using the bold, italic, uppercase, and underlined options.

Body font size

Here you can adjust the size of your body text. You can drag the range slider to increase or decrease the size of your text, or enter the value of the desired text size directly into the input field to the right of the slider. The input fields support different units of measurement, which means that you can enter "px" or "em" depending on the value of your size to change its unit type.

Body text color

By default, all Divi text colors appear in white or dark gray. If you want to change the color of your text, choose the desired color in the color picker using this option.

Spacing of body letters

The spacing of the letters affects the space between each letter. If you want to increase the space between each letter in your text, use the range slider to adjust the space or enter the desired spacing size in the input field to the right of the slider. The input fields support different units of measurement, which means that you can enter "px" or "em" depending on the value of your size to change its unit type.

Height of the body line

Line height affects the space between each line of text in your body If you want to increase the space between each line, use the range slider to adjust the space or enter the desired spacing size in the input field located to the right of the cursor. The input fields support different units of measurement, which means that you can enter "px" or "em" depending on the value of your size to change its unit type.

Use the border

Enabling this option will place a border around your module. This border can be customized using the following conditional parameters.

Color of the border

This option affects the color of your border. Select a custom color in the color picker to apply it to your border.

Width of the border

By default, the borders have a width of 1 pixel. You can increase this value by dragging the range slider or entering a custom value in the input field to the right of the slider. Custom measurement units supported, which means that you can change the default unit of "px" to something else, like em, vh, vw etc.

Border style

Borders support eight different styles: solid, dotted, dotted, double, groove, crest, inlay, and start. Select your desired style from the drop-down menu to apply it to your border.

Custom margin

Margin is the space added to the outside of your module, between the module and the next item above, below, or to the left and right of it. You can add custom margin values ​​to one of the four sides of the module. To remove the custom margin, remove the value added from the input field. By default, these values ​​are measured in pixels, but you can enter custom measurement units in the input fields.

Custom padding

Fill is the space added inside your module, between the edge of the module and its internal elements. You can add custom fill values ​​to one of the four sides of the module. To remove the custom margin, remove the value added from the input field. By default, these values ​​are measured in pixels, but you can enter custom measurement units in the input fields.

Use custom styles for the button

Turning on this option reveals different button customization settings that you can use to change the appearance of the button on your module.

Button text size

This setting can be used to increase or decrease the size of the text in the button. The button changes as the size of the text increases and decreases.

Button text color

By default, the buttons adopt the accent color of your theme as defined in the theme's Customizer. This option allows you to assign a custom text color to the button of this module. Select your custom color using the color picker to change the color of the button.

Button background color

By default, the buttons have a transparent background color. This can be changed by selecting the desired background color in the color picker.

Border Width button

All Divi buttons have a default 2px border. This border can be increased or decreased using this parameter. Borders can be deleted by entering a value of 0.

Button border color

By default, button borders change to the accent color of your theme as defined in the theme's Customizer. This option allows you to assign a custom border color to the button on this module. Select your custom color by using the color picker to change the color of the button border.

Button border radius

The radius of the border affects the roundness of the corners of your buttons. By default, the buttons in Divi have a small border radius that rounds the corners of 3 pixels. You can reduce this value to 0 to create a square button or increase it significantly to create buttons with circular edges.

Spacing of button letters

The spacing of the letters affects the space between each letter. If you want to increase the space between each letter in your button text, use the range slider to adjust the space or enter the desired spacing size in the input field to the right of the slider. The input fields support different units of measurement, which means that you can enter "px" or "em" depending on the value of your size to change its unit type.

Button Font

You can change the font of your button text by selecting the desired font from the drop-down menu. Divi comes with dozens of large fonts powered by Google Fonts. By default, Divi uses the Open Sans font for all the text on your page. You can also customize the style of your text by using the bold, italic, uppercase, and underlined options.

Add a button icon

Disabled, this setting will remove the icons from your button. By default, all Divi buttons display an arrow icon on the hover.

Button icon

If icons are enabled, you can use this setting to choose the icon to use in your button. Divi has different icons to choose from.

Color icon button

Setting this setting will change the color of the icon that appears on your button. By default, the color of the icon is the same as the text color of your buttons, but this setting allows you to adjust the color independently.

Icon placement button

You can choose to display the icon of your button to the left or right of your button.

Show only the button hover icon

By default, button icons are only displayed during rollover. If you want the icon to always appear, turn off this setting.

Button Hover Text Color

When the button is flown over by a visitor's mouse, that color will be used. The color will change from the base color defined in the previous settings.

Hover button background color

When the button is flown over by a visitor's mouse, that color will be used. The color will change from the base color defined in the previous settings.

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Color Hover Border Button

When the button is flown over by a visitor's mouse, that color will be used. The color will change from the base color defined in the previous settings.

Hover Border Radius Button

When the button is flown by a visitor's mouse, this value will be used. The value will change from the base value defined in the previous parameters.

Pointing note spacing button

When the button is flown by a visitor's mouse, this value will be used. The value will change from the base value defined in the previous parameters.

Email Optin Advanced Options

In the Advanced tab, you'll find options that more experienced web designers might find useful, such as custom CSS and HTML attributes. Here you can apply custom CSS to one of the many elements of the module. You can also apply custom classes and CSS IDs to the module, which can be used to customize the module in the style.css file of your child theme.

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CSS ID

Enter an optional CSS identifier to use for this module. An ID can be used to create a custom CSS style or to create links to particular sections of your page.

CSS class

Enter the optional CSS classes to use for this module. A CSS class can be used to create a custom CSS style. You can add multiple classes, separated by a space. These classes can be used in your Divi child theme or in the custom CSS style sheet that you add to your page or website using the theme options Divi or parameters of the Divi Builder page.

Custom CSS

Custom CSS can also be applied to the module and to one of the internal elements of the module. In the Custom CSS section, you will find a text field in which you can add custom CSS style sheets directly to each element. The CSS entries in these parameters are already wrapped in the style tags. So just enter the CSS rules separated by semicolons.

Visibility

This option allows you to control the devices on which your module appears. You can choose to disable your module on tablets, smart phones or desktops individually. This is useful if you want to use different modules on different devices, or if you want to simplify mobile design by eliminating certain elements of the page.

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