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MailChimp user synchronization

The integration allows you to automatically add affiliates to your MailChimp mailing lists. It also keeps both applications up to date - if there is an email change, the other application is notified and updates records as well.

NOTE: This plugin does not create affiliates in Post Affiliate Pro (Network) based on the user details in your MailChimp mailing lists
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Activate the plugin
The first step is to activate the plugin in merchant panel and then to configure it. There is a hint for each configuration field so you should have no problem to set it up.
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Webhooks integration
Webhooks are essential for communication from MailChimp to Post Affiliate Pro - Post Affiliate Pro will be informed about subscriber detail changes.
To setup a correct webhook please navigate to each list (View button) you want to integrate and then to List Tools> Webhooks. There is a field for webhook URL - you have to enter the plugin URL:
http://URL_TO_PostAffiliatePro/plugins/MailChimpSynchro/mailchimp.php
Right after the URL, please add this text with your security key (any):
?secretKey=XXXXXXXXXXX
where XXXXXXXXXXX represents your security code. The result URL should look like this:
http://URL_TO_PostAffiliatePro/plugins/MailChimpSynchro/mailchimp.php?secretKey=XXXXXXXXXXX

The same security code goes to plugin configuration.
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How does the plugin work exactly?
By default, if no additional option is turned on in the plugin (so no checkbox is checked), then it ensures a one-way synchronization is ensured:
- if a user (present in both applications) is edited in MailChimp then the modification takes effect also in Post Affiliate Pro / Network  (PAP/PAN)


If you check in the 'add new affiliate' option, then the new affiliates will be added to your MailChimp mailing list AND a two-way synchronization is ensured:
- if a user (present in both applications) is edited in PAP/PAN then the modification takes effect also in MailChimp
- if a user (present in both applications) is edited in MailChimp then the modification takes effect also in PAP/PAN