Blog This WOW Founder Setup

If you’re reading this, you’re probably Blog This WOW’s newest Founding Member or you’re about to be.  Either way, congratulations! 🙂

Blog This WOW handles ALL the heavy lifting when it comes to building your branded website and integrating your email marketing service.

All you need to do is register a domain name (about $12/year here) and create a GetResponse email marketing account (about $15/month).

Use the form below to submit your GetResponse API key and make sure you’ve added your domain’s DNS records.  Tissa explains how in this video:

 

 

Skip to 9:06 in the video for DNS settings and 15:50 for GetResponse API key details.

(1) Log into wherever you registered your domain name and navigate to your DNS settings.  Remove the existing DNS records and add these two records.

NOTE: If you’re using GoDaddy, you won’t be able to remove all the existing DNS records.  Remove the ones you can and add ONLY the ‘A’ record below:

‘A’ record
Host: @
Value: 34.70.86.147
TTL: Auto

‘CNAME’ record
Host: www
Value: [your domain name without the www]
TTL: Auto

(2) Log into your GetResponse account.  Click on ‘Menu’ in the upper left, then ‘Integrations’, then ‘API’.  Generate an API key and submit it using this form: