I love the Mailchimp newsletter service and set up alot of Mailchimp sign-up forms on WordPress Websites. I also help a lot of people to automatically have their Blog Posts/Articles sent as newsletters (all totally automated and saves a tonne of time). Mailchimp is the best newsletter service not only because it’s free for most users, but also because it’s reliable, has so many features and has much help available.
How to add a Mailchimp subscribe form to WordPress
Setting up a Mailchimp sign-up form on a WordPress Website or Blog is as simple as installing and activating the Mailchimp List Subscribe Form WordPress Plugin, changing a few settings and adding the form into a widget area.
Once installed and active in a widget area, the layout of the form doesn’t look great, the field labels are to the left of the input field meaning that alignment of the fields doesn’t look professional.
How to make your WordPress Mailchimp form look better
Luckily this is really easily fixed by inserting the following css into the active Theme style.css file
Your Mailchimp subscribe form should now look alot better 🙂