Easily add a newsletter signup form to your Facebook page with the PurePromotions app.
Have a look at a working example on our test page.
Create the Landing Page
From the PurePromotions app, select contest apps from the menu on the left.
Chose create new.
Scroll down to landing page at the bottom of the screen.
From the popup on the landing page, select create.
Start date – ensure this is set to yesterday – that way the signup form is ready to go
End date – set this to a day next year
On channels, ensure Facebook is toggled.
Permission request is optional although provides more information on the signee. Please note that by having this on, Facebook displays a popup to the subscribers before they join.
Next is the entry form, select this from the main menu.
By default the entry form is required to collect the subscribers first and last name and their email address. There is also a Captcha built into the form.
The form should also be extended to include a newsletter opt-in option which consents from the subscriber to be contacted via email. Please click add field from the entry form page, next click newsletter opt-in.
On the opt-in, this can be checked by default and any additional information on your opt-in policy goes in the help text section. Ensure to press save.
Next is readying the template. Select design editor from the menu on the left.
We recommend going with the blank template to start; once launched on Facebook this styling looks fairly seamless and is a good starting point for any further customisation.
We need to customize the front page first. The front page includes the entry form and is the actual page that visitors land on. Please click edit on the right to launch the design editor.
Select any text to update.
To replace an image, first select and then change on the right.
A new image first needs to be uploaded to PurePromotions from your computer.
Please select upload and choose the image locally. Once uploaded, click use image to insert. Click save and then back.
Next we need to customise the viral page. Think of this as the ‘thank you’ page once a new subscriber has joined. Click edit on the right.
Select any text to update. For any additions, hover over the content area and press the plus + button to add text, images and Youtube videos.
And that’s it – we are ready to launch our Facebook signup page.
Please click on activate from the menu on the left.
From here do a final review and click activate.
Once activated, there is a ‘Landing page’ tab on your Facebook page.