Connecting with your Mailchimp account

To use the Mailchimp for WordPress plugin, you will first need to connect the plugin with your Mailchimp account.

Get your Mailchimp API key

Log into your Mailchimp account and then follow this link to get your Mailchimp API key (or go to Account > Extras > API Keys).

Configure the plugin

To let the plugin know which API key to use, go to MC4WP > Mailchimp in your WordPress admin area to fill out your API key.

Alternatively, you can set the MC4WP_API_KEY PHP constant instead.

Using the settings form

Using the PHP constant
define('MC4WP_API_KEY', 'your-api-key-here' );

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