In this article, you’ll learn why you are missing an [email-tag] in the email dropdown and why [email-tag] is required my Mailchimp.com
In order to send visitors information to Mailchimp.com, your form needs at least 1 important field. This field is the [email-tag], if this info is missing from your submission, nothing will be added to your mailing list inside Mailchimp.com.
To add a basic email field to your form you can copy and paste this snippet to your form: [email* your-email].
You can see this snippet in context here, this is the ‘Form Tab’ inside Contact Form 7:
Once you have added this tag to your form, you will see it available from ‘Subscriber Email: *|EMAIL|* Required‘ dropdown:
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MUST be an email tag Learn More
This may be sent as Name Learn More
This is all you need to start collecting contact information to Mailchimp using Contact Form 7.
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