Can I grow my contacts database by integrating GetResponse with Joomla?

Sure. First, you need to install the GetResponse component in your Joomla server. Then you can start expanding your contact list right away. You can add contacts:

  • Using any web form that you create in GetResponse.
  • When people sign up for an account on your Joomla site.
GetResponse exit popup in Joomla.

How do I get the GetResponse package for Joomla?

Go to http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/extension/marketing/getresponse-integration to find packages.

Download the archive and install it using your administrative account.

How do I install the GetResponse package in Joomla?

  1. Download the GetResponse plugin archive from Joomla Extensions Directory.
  2. Log into your Joomla account using administrative rights.
  3. Use the Joomla user interface to upload the plugin.
  4. Go to Extensions >> Manage >> Install.
  5. On the Extensions: Install page select Install Package File and upload the archive you downloaded previously.
  6. When Joomla displays a message that the installation was successful, click Manage to finish configuration.
  7. You have to enable the GetResponse extension to continue integration.

You’re done. You can now configure how Joomla connects with your GetResponse account.

How do I connect my GetResponse account with Joomla?

  1. Log into your GetResponse account.
  2. Go to Menu >> Integrations >> API.
  3. Copy the API key.
  4. Log into your Joomla administrative panel and go to Components >> GetResponse settings page.
  5. Enter your GetResponse API key and click Connect.

When the connection is successful, the plugin downloads your account data and other important information (for example, the list of forms and lists).

  1. Click Save subscription settings.

When you connect Joomla and GetResponse, you can access your GetResponse lists, exit popups, and forms without leaving the Joomla server.

How do I allow visitors to subscribe using a specific web form?

You can display any form or exit popup you create in GetResponse. Just enable the option in the GetResponse module configuration and select which form to display.

Enable GetResponse forms in Joomla

  1. Log into Joomla as an administrator.
  2. Go to GetResponse module settings.
  3. Find the section Subscribe via a form.
  4. Select Allow subscriptions via forms.
  5. Select the form.

Our Joomla integration automatically downloads all available forms and presents their names in a list. You can select the form from the list.

  1. Click Save subscription settings (find the button ant the bottom of the page) to confirm the changes.

Configure where to display the form

Important. You need to configure the form placement so your GetResponse form displays correctly and doesn’t break the site layout.

  1. Go to Extensions >> Modules >> GetRespons.
    Make sure the extension is published.
  2. Define where to display the form by selecting an option from Position.

Configure the GetResponse element position just like you configure any other Joomla block. You can adjust all the available settings to control how the form or exit popup behaves.

  1. Click Save to publish the form on your site.

That’s it. Your GetResponse form is now on your Joomla site.

If you run into problems, disable the form and contact our support team at http://app.getresponse.com/support.html.

Can visitors subscribe using a Joomla registration form?

Yes, you can allow visitors to subscribe to your newsletter when they create an account on your site. Enable this feature in GetResponse module configuration (disabled by default).

  1. Log into Joomla as an administrator.
  2. Go to GetResponse module settings.
  3. Find the section Subscribe via registration form.
  4. Select Allow subscriptions when visitors register.
  5. Choose a list for new subscribers to receive.
  6. Optionally, you can edit the message that appears as the caption of the subscribe checkbox.
  7. Click Save subscription settings to confirm the changes.

That’s it. From now on, your site registration form will include a checkbox encouraging users to subscribe.