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Breaking backwards compatibility in version 3.0

We're a few weeks out from releasing the biggest update to MailChimp for WordPress ever, dubbed "The Big Three-O" internally. Version 3.0 is a major revamp of the plugin, containing many improvements in just about every aspect of the plugin. It's been 3 years since we launched the first version...

An alternative to pop-ups: Scroll Triggered Boxes

We want to bring one of our other (free) plugins to your attention: Scroll Triggered Boxes. It offers seamless integration with our MailChimp for WordPress plugin and we think it's a great tool to grow your lists at an ever faster rate. Scroll Triggered Boxes? The name may suggest it...

Celebrating 2 million downloads

We could not be more excited to have reached another momentous milestone: 2 million plugin downloads on WordPress.org. Two years ago, reaching a million downloads was a glimmer in our mind's eye. A while later, we did just that. To say we were a little proud would be an understatement....

MailChimp Top Bar v1.2 - auto-dismiss & adding a name field

This morning, we released version 1.2 of our MailChimp Top Bar plugin. Here's what's included: Auto-hide bar after successful sign-ups. We love this new feature as it improves the experience for your subscribing visitors. After someone subscribes to your MailChimp list using the bar, it will now automatically dismiss using...

MailChimp Sync 1.1: synchronizing additional user fields

We've just released a minor release of our free MailChimp Sync plugin, bringing it up to version 1.1. The new version comes with a much requested feature, one that we wanted to tackle in a good way. We believe we finally did, but you be the judge of that. Sending...