Pre-Release Notifications for Easy Digital Downloads allows you to built a list of subscribers for your product before you even release it.
Building a pre-release subscription list is an excellent way to gain new customers and offer them an exclusive discount before launching your product.
- Download the plugin file from the Pacific Plugins website and upload edd-pre-release-notifications to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory of your site.
- Alternatively, login to your WordPress admin, navigate to the Plugins page and click ‘Add New’ followed by uploading the downloaded zip file.
- Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in the WordPress admin.
- Redirect to a thank you page on success
- Subscribe visitors to your Mailchimp list
- Send subscribers a welcome email upon subscribing.
- Send subscribers a release notification directly from the plugin when you are ready to launch.
- This plugin requires Easy Digital Downloads to be installed and activated.
- Navigate to Downloads > Settings > Extensions and configure your settings.
- Create/Edit your download and scroll down to the meta box below the public button. Check the checkbox labelled ‘Enable Pre-Release Notification Form.’
- WordPress 4.5+
- Easy Digital Downloads