MailChimp is an easy to use mailing and marketing service that makes communicating with your PayWhirl customers easy! The walk-through guide below will help you connect a MailChimp account so when customers sign up through PayWhirl they will automatically be added to your default MailChimp list. If you already have a MailChimp account, connecting PayWhirl only takes a couple of minutes. Here's how to get setup:

  1. Log in to your MailChimp account. (If you don't have one you will need to register)


2. Get your MailChimp API key: You can access your MailChimp API settings by clicking on your picture and navigating to Account > Extras > API Keys

3.  Generate an API Key and Paste the MailChimp API key into PayWhirl:

  • Click the "Create a key" button.

  • Copy the newly generated API Key

  • Paste the key into PayWhirl in the API Key section of Email Settings

4. Get your MailChimp List ID

  • Click "Lists" in the MailChimp navigation bar

  • Click the list name to open the list settings

  • Navigate to Settings > List Name and Defaults

  • Copy the List ID to your clipboard (Ctrl+C)

5. Paste your List ID into PayWhirl

6. Click "Save MailChimp Settings"


Now as customers are added in PayWhirl they will automatically get added to your MailChimp Mailing list.

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