iContact WordPress integration requires the Gravity Forms plugin.
Before you do anything, go ahead and get Gravity Forms. Gravity Forms is the best form plugin for WordPress – it can do amazing things like user registration, payment processing, and adding contacts to iContact. Highly recommended.
The best way to integrate with iContact
Integrate your Gravity Forms forms so that when users submit a form entry, the entries get added to iContact. Link any field type with iContact, including custom fields.
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It’s easy to integrate Gravity Forms with iContact: set up a “Feed” and match up the fields you’d like sent to iContact
Create multiple feeds for different forms that get added to different iContact lists
The Gravity Forms iContact Add-on settings page
- Upload plugin files to your plugins folder, or install using WordPress’ built-in Add New Plugin installer
- Activate the plugin
- Go to the plugin settings page (under Forms > Settings > iContact)
- Enter the information requested by the plugin.
- Click Save Settings.
- If the settings are correct, it will say so.
- Follow on-screen instructions for integrating with iContact.
Q. Does this plugin require Gravity Forms?
A. Yes, it does.
Q. Does this plugin require iContact?
A. Yes, it does.
Q. What’s the license for this plugin?
A. This plugin is released under a GPL license.
- Removed fatal error development code. Sorry about that!
- Tested with Gravity Forms 1.7
- Added: Now fully supports sandbox mode (as requested)
- Fixed: Issue with checkboxes not submitting values
- Improved: If list names have public names, they’re added to the iContact name instead of replacing it (as requested)
- Improved Custom Field support: now sorts alphabetically, no longer has limit on number of custom fields.
- Fixed PHP warning
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- Converted cached lists and custom fields to site_transient instead of transient; this will work better for WordPress Multisite.
- Fixed issue where only 20 lists were being fetched for Feed setup
- Improved error handling by considering “warnings” errors and stopping processing if iContact doesn’t successfully create contact.
- Added: Entries now get assigned a iContact ID that links directly to the edit page for the iContact contact
- Added: Notes are now added to Entries with the success or error messages from exporting to iContact
- Fixed issue users were having where form merge fields don’t get pulled properly (see here and here). Issue only affected accounts with no custom fields defined.
- Fixed issues where contacts were not being added to iContact
- Added support for lists with non-alphanumeric characters
- Hopefully fixed issue where plugin doesn’t pull fields to match up with the forms in Gravity Forms feed setup.
- Added iContact signup link when plugin is not configured
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