Pass Lead Data to Redirect URLs in OptinMonster

With OptinMonster you have the capability of passing lead data as query args to your redirect URLs (if you have chosen to use success redirect URLs).

NOTE: This feature is for Advanced Users who are familiar with using query string values. At this time we do not provide support beyond ensuring the functionality of this feature is correctly outputting lead data as query string values. New to query strings and want to learn more? Check out our FAQs section.
  1. Edit the Optin
  2. Configure the Success Action Setting
  3. Enable the Pass Lead Data to Redirect URL Option
  4. FAQs

Step 1 – Edit an Optin

From the OptinMonster Dashboard, select the Edit button for the optin you wish to edit:

Select the edit button from your Dashboard to edit an optin you've already created.

Step 2 – Configure the Success Action Setting

Navigate to the Success panel in the optin builder.

Here you’ll select the Redirect to a new page option from the Success Action dropdown.

Select the Redirect URL as your Success Action in the optin builder's Success panel.

Go ahead and enter the URL you wish to redirect visitors to when they submit your optin in the Redirect URL field.

Step 3 – Enable the Pass Lead Data to Redirect URL Option

Finally, you’ll activate the Pass Lead Data to Redirect URL option.

Enable the Pass Lead Data to Redirect URL to add the lead data as query arguments to your redirect URL.

Save the changes to your optin and that’s it!

The email is passed to the query arg as om_email, and the name passed to the query arg (if the name field is enabled) is om_name.


FAQs

Q: Can I customize the query args?

A: No, the default query args (om_email and om_name) cannot be modified.


Q: How do I use this feature?

A: If you’re new to using query string values and want to learn more check out the following resources: