Constant Contact Integration

This article is for: Legacy WebinarJam Users (Customers who joined prior to Sept 2017)

 
When you add Constant Contact to your Autoresponder Integration your WebinarJam Registrants will automatically be added to your Autoresponder, as a simple co- registration process.
 
NOTE: Be sure to check our Integration Exceptions for special tips, tricks and exceptions
 
 

How To Create A List in Constant Contact

 *skip to How to Get the Constant Contact Form Code if you already have a list set up*
 
Login to your Constant Contact account.
  1. Click on "Contacts" from the left menu (Marked #1 Below)

 

  1. Find Email Lists and click on the "+" icon (Marked #1 below)
 
In the pop-up that appears,
  1. Enter a name for your list (Marked #1 Below)
  2. Then click on Add List (Marked #2 below)
 
 
 

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How to Get the Constant Contact Form Code

  1. Click on "Contacts" from the left menu (Marked #1 Below)
 
  1. Click on "Sign-up Tools" from the top menu (Marked #1 Below)
 
  1. Click the Create a Sign-Up Form button (Marked #1 below)
Fill out the details for your form.
  1. Enter a Form Name (Marked #1 below)
  2. Enter a For Title (Marked #2 below)
  3. Enter a Description ((Marked #3 below)
  4. Select the list you'd like to add people to (Marked #4 below)
  5. Finally, click the Continue button (Marked #5 below)
 
 
 

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Finish the Form and Optional: How to Add the Phone Field

 
  1. Make sure the First Name field is part of the form (Marked #1 below) and click the Continue button.
  2. If you'd like to collect phone numbers, click on Additional fields (Marked #2 below)
 
 
In the popup that appears, check 'Phone Number' (Marked #1 below) and click the Add button.
 
Click the Finish button (Marked #1 below)
 
 

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How to Get the Constant Contact Raw HTML Form Code

  1. Click on the Actions dropdown (Marked #1 below)
  2. Then click Embed Code (Marked #2 below)
 
  1. Right-click on the form code (Marked #1 below)
  2. Then click on Copy (Marked #2 below)
 
 
 

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How to Integrate Constant Contact with Webinar Jam

Follow the steps in How To Create An Opt-in Form in Constant Contact to Create a Form
 
  • Copy the form code provided by Constant Contact and paste it into a NotePad
  • You only need the code between (and including) these lines: 

<form data-id="embedded_signup:form" class="ctct-custom-form... lots of other code is here... </form>

 

Edit Your Webinar

  1. Edit your Webinar,
  2. Go to the Integrations tab.
  3. Select Other from the choices
 
 

Add the code to the popup

  1. Enter the html <form.... /form> code from your NotePad (Marked #1 Below)
  2. Enter the name of your first name field (this would be 'first_name') (Marked #2 below)
  3. Enter the name of your email field (this would be 'email') (Marked #3 below)
OPTIONAL. If you're collecting the phone number as well, make sure you enter the name of the phone    field in the textbox. To find that in your code, look for this line:     <input data-id="Phone Number:input" name="phone" value="" maxlength="50" type="text"> Notice this part:  name="phone" Enter 'phone' in the text box.
Press Select (Marked #4 Below)
 
 
Save & Next through the remaining pages to publish your webinar!
 
 
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