WordPress.org

Ready to get started?Download WordPress

Forums

Subscribe2
[resolved] no subscribe button with widget (5 posts)

  1. empoweredforjoy
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hi there,
    I am just learning - so thanks for the help!

    1) Can I use WordPress Plugin in a side bar or would I have to create a whole new page just for subscribing? if I do the latter, I think I'll lose folks.

    2) I tried to use the Subscribe2 widget in my side bar and it did not show an input box for the person to give his/her name and email. Did I do something wrong?

    Right now I'm using Navayan Subscribe but I'd like to switch if I can get this to work.

    Thanks!!!

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/subscribe2/

  2. mattyrob
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    @empoweredforjoy,

    1/ You can just use the Widget but there needs to be a page on your site somewhere for Subscribe2 to use so you should create one. It's highly recommended and in the install instructions.

    2/ If you place the widget and then loaded your front page you'll probably have seen a message linking to your personal profile. To see the form you need to log out.

  3. empoweredforjoy
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    ahhh - got it! Thanks I'll give it a shot. Once I get this all figured out I hope to upgrade to HTML version of emails at some point too. First things first...

    Have a great day!

  4. empoweredforjoy
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Ok so.... I creatd the page and added the widget. Then I tried to subscribe and unsubscribe my secondary email and I did not get notification for either. I'm assuming this is not a bug. What did I miss this time?
    Thanks!

  5. mattyrob
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    @empoweredforjoy,

    Have you defined a sender in the plugin using the name of an administrator level account with an on-domain email?

    Do you get other emails from your site, for example when you try to reset your password or for comments in moderation?

Topic Closed

This topic has been closed to new replies.

About this Plugin

About this Topic

Tags