How to Connect OptinMonster with Campaign Monitor

OptinMonster offers seamless integration with Campaign Monitor email marketing service. Connecting OptinMonster to your Campaign Monitor email list is very easy.

In this article, you’ll learn how to connect Campaign Monitor with OptinMonster.

Before You Start

Here are some things to know before you begin:

  •  As a best practice, we recommend you also connect your campaigns to Monster Leads as a backup.

Connect Campaign Monitor

When you create a campaign in OptinMonster that you intend to collect leads with you’ll want to integrate with one or more services to send those leads to.

To send leads to Campaign Monitor, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to the Integrations tab in the campaign builder.
  2. Click Add New Integration.
  3. Search for and select Campaign Monitor from the dropdown field.
    Campaign Monitor
  4. Select the Register with Campaign Monitor button.
    Register with Campaign Monitor
  5. A popup window will open and ask you to securly log into your Campaign Monitor account. Enter your Campaign Monitor credentials and select the Continue button.
    Click Continue
  6. Next, select the Allow access button to allow OptinMonster to securely access your Campaign Monitor account.
    Click Allow Access
  7. Returning to the OptinMonster campaign builder, add a unique label for easy identification (internal use only).
    Click Connect with Campaign Monitor
  8. Next, select the Connect to Campaign Monitor button.
  9. Once connected, select the email provider client from the dropdown field you wish to use.
    Choose Email Client
  10. Finally, choose the email list you want to add new subscribers to.
    Select Email List
  11. (Optional) Now you can configure additional lead options like Resubscribe Leads.
    Campaign Monitor Lead Options
  12. When you’re finished, click Save.

Email Automations

To send emails automatically to new leads you’ll want to configure email automations within your ActiveCampaign account.

The following guides from ActiveCampaign may be helpful to get started:


How do I configure single or double opt-in?

See our guide on single vs. double opt-in for Campaign Monitor.

I’ve connected my integration and new leads are being added to my list, but OptinMonster shows 0 conversions for my campaign. Why?

Confirm that conversion tracking is turned on for the submit button in your campaign. See our guide on How to Enable Conversion Tracking.

Is it possible for me to add a Phone Field to my campaign?

Yes! You can add a phone field. Check out How to Capture Phone Numbers with OptinMonster here.