How to Connect OptinMonster with EmailOctopus

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

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

Before You Start

Here are some things to know before you begin:

Connect EmailOctopus

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 EmailOctopus, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to the Integrations tab in the campaign builder.
  2. Click Add New Integration.
  3. Search for and select EmailOctopus from the dropdown field.
  4. Log into your EmailOctopus dashboard to obtain your API Key. To do this:
    1. In your EmailOctopus dashboard, click on your Account Name in the top right corner, then click the Integrations & API link in the menu that appears.
    2. The Integration tab of the Account page will load. Click on the link under the API section at the top.
    3. This link will open in a new browser tab. Click the Copy to clipboard button to copy the API key to use in the OptinMonster Integration View.
  5. Return to the OptinMonster Integration View to paste your EmailOctopus API key in the corresponding field. Also create an EmailOctopus Account Label (for internal use only).
  6. Click Connect to EmailOctopus.
  7. Once your EmailOctopus account is connected, select the “Email Provider List” you would like to send the leads from this campaign to.
  8. When you are finished, click Save.


How do I configure single or double opt-in?

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

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.

I’m not seeing new contacts in my EmailOctopus list. Where are they?

New contacts may not be showing in your EmailOctopus list as subscribed. Visit the list that you expect to see the new contact subscribed to, and select “Unsubscribed” from the contact filter, to see if they are there.