HOW TO BUILD EMAIL LIST EASILY USING MAILCHIMP AND DATAFIELD MOBILE REGISTRATION FORM ?
Posted on: 2013-03-15
Thanks to Datafield, there’s no need to buy email list anymore. Put your favorites tablet in front of your customers and prospects and have them fill your email database, for instance using MailChimp.
Let’s look at this step by step tutorial on how to rapidly build qualified and relevant email list that could be used to gain new customers and engage with existing ones.
Step 1: Create a Mobile Registration form using Datafield web Dashboard
Sign up or login to Datafield and create your form requesting an email and a name + an other information that may be usefull for your segmentation strategy: gender, age,area of interest or else.
Your registration form appear then on Datafield Mobile Application (or your custom mobile application if you require). Your customer or prospect can simply input it’s email. We would advise to provide an incentive such a access to promotions, special discount or valuable tips to encourage users to opt-in to your newsletter/emailing list.
Here is the iPad screen as it will look on Datafield mobile application. Let us know if you required a special design.
First, you need to first select the Datafield form that you want to Sync, then select the exact field from this Datafield form that will feed your MAILCHIMP mailing list.
Quite simple isnt’it ? SyncApps will then automatically sync Datafield email field with MAILCHIMP email field, and so on.
Of course, you can decide to collect and sync more than just email address in order to have proper segmentation or your list. For instance, you can ask for the age, name or income bracket if you feel it is relevant. All these information will automatically be added to the relevant field whithin MAILCHIMP email list.
Step 3 : Your MAILCHIMP email list is updated with emails collected with the Datafield Mobile Application.
You are building your MailChimp emailing list with emails collected with both the iOS (iPhone and iPad) and Android mobile Application. The list are automatically sync when user fill the registration form on the mobile application.