How to add subscription forms in online magazines

Jani / Tips and tutorials / March 19th, 2014

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We’ve recently posted an article about the benefits of using forms in your online publications. If you were convinced, but need a bit more info about the technicalities, keep on reading. Everything is explained here:

1. Go to FlipSnack, log in and create your publication. Click on Add links and buttons.

2. Use the left and right arrows to navigate between pages. Look for the Lead form in the Miscellaneous section, and insert it into your publication with drag and drop.

How to add forms in ebooks

3. To customize your form, click Edit.

4. Now you’ll be able to change the header text, add new fields or customize the existing ones. There are various possibilities for the fields: text, email, country dropdown (country list), custom dropdown (create your own list of options), date, checkbox.

Customize form

5. Now that you’re done, click Ok and then Preview.

Happy? Go to Finish.
Unhappy? Go to Previous and change the things you’re unhappy about and repeat the process.

6. Share you publication with readers on FB, Twitter, G+ or embed it on your website. The more views, the better.

7. Whenever you decide you want to download the form information (all the answers) you’ll have to go to My FlipSnack and download the form info.View form entries

Now you know everything there is to know about FlipSnack subscription forms! Start using them in your publications!

About Jani

Janina is passionate about PR, digital publishing and online marketing. She loves the seaside, crafts, books, adventures and summer nights.

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