Creating new MailChimp subscribers from Emails

If you want to automatically create Mailchimp Subscribers from emails, you can do that using your emails, with Zapier.

You will need:


  1. Getting your accounts ready
  2. Connecting your accounts

Getting your accounts ready

To connect your account to Zapier you must have an active Zapier account, and an active inbox. Setting up a new inbox will involve forwarding your first emails, and creating parsing rules. For more information about getting started with, go here. You can learn more about getting started with on Zapier here.
To connect your account to MailChimp, you must have an active MailChimp account and an active list. For more information on how to get started on MailChimp, including creating and managing a new list, you can start here. You can learn more about getting started with MailChimp on Zapier, here.

Connecting your accounts

Click here to Create New Mailchimp Subscriber from Processed Email.

  1. Follow the directions on the Zap to Add a new Webhook to your
    New Webhook Dialog
  2. Add the Webhook Dispatcher that you are given by Zapier to your account. Click Save Webhook. Webhook
  3. Choose your MailChimp account from the list of accounts, or connect a new account.
  4. Select the Mailing List you would like to use from the drop-down and type the Email you would like to use.
    Zapier MailChimp List
  5. Click Save + Finish.

Now test the Zap to make sure it works. Once you’re satisfied with the results, your MailChimp will automatically create MailChimp subscribers from emails processed by
Note: if you ever want to change this and MailChimp integration, just go to your Zapier dashboard and tweak anything you’d like.
You can also check out all that’s possible with on Zapier, and other ways to connect and MailChimp.

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