How to Connect OptinMonster with SharpSpring

OptinMonster offers seamless integration with the SharpSpring email marketing service. Connecting OptinMonster to your SharpSpring email list is very easy. Follow our step by step guide on how to connect OptinMonster with your SharpSpring account.

  1. Integrations Tab
  2. Log into Your SharpSpring Account
  3. Enter the API Key
  4. Select a List
REQUIREMENT: Our native SharpSpring integration requires a Pro subscription. However, you can still use our Custom HTML integration with a lower subscription.

Step 1 – Integrations Tab

If you’re uncertain how to add your integration, you can follow our guide for connecting to Email Service Providers and CRMs.

Next, select SharpSpring from the Email Provider drop-down.

SharpSpring Integration

Step 2 – Log into Your SharpSpring Account

To obtain your SharpSpring API credentials, log into your SharpSpring dashboard and navigate to your Settings page from the dropdown menu next to the person figure on the top-right of your screen.

Account Settings

Once on the settings screen, scroll down on the left until you see the SharpSpring API menu — click the API Settings link under that menu.

API Settings

Once you are on the SharpSpring Public API page, you now can copy your Account ID and Secret Key for the OptinMonster fields in the following step.

Copy API Credentials

Step 3 – Enter the API Key

In the Campaign Builder, paste your Account ID into the Account Key field and the Secret Key into the Secret Key field. Don’t forget to add a unique label for easy identification. Then, select the Connect to SharpSpring button.

Connect to SharpSpring

Step 4 – Select an Account and List

OptinMonster will now connect to your SharpSpring accounts and fetch your email lists. Select an email list you want users to subscribe to.

SharpSpring List

That’s all, you have successfully connected OptinMonster to your SharpSpring account! Don’t forget to click Save at the top right!

Ready to publish your campaign? See our guide on how to embed your campaign on your website!


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How do I configure single or double opt-in?

A: See our guide on single vs. double opt-in for SharpSpring.


Q: Can I assign leads to a specific campaign?

A: Yes! If you have any campaigns available for your list, it will show up under the Lead Options area. Just select your campaign under the Assign Leads to Campaign dropdown menu.

SharpSpring Lead Options


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

A: Yes! You can add a phone field. Check out how to capture phone numbers with OptinMonster.