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  • Benchmarks

    Easy Digital downloads come with four new benchmarks. These benchmarks are used to automate funnels and send automated emails based on the contacts actions. Download purchased: This benchmark

  • Benchmarks

    Woocommerce comes with four benchmarks that are used to automate funnels and send automated emails based on your contacts' actions. Download purchased: This benchmark executes when the user

  • What are Optin Status Tags?

    What are they? Optin status tags are an easy way to reference a group of contacts with a certain optin status. These tags are set automatically upon installation, but you can change them if need be.

  • groundhogg/steps/benchmarks/form/extra_settings

    This action hook is used to add custom settings at the end of the form. do_action( 'groundhogg/steps/benchmarks/form/extra_settings' );

  • Creating Custom Benchmark

    Groundhogg provides an extensive set of Benchmarks to listen for special website events that launch automated workflows in the funnel builder. But sometimes you need to do something a little special.

  • Why are My Contacts Unmarketable?

    What does Marketable/Unmarketable Mean? In Groundhogg, a contact can either be Marketable or Unmarketable. An Unmarktable contact will NOT receive any marketing from Groundhogg, while a Marketable

  • Why are Emails Going to Spam?

    Email is a tricky business. Email service providers like Gmail and Yahoo are constantly tweaking their algorithms to ensure users only see relevant emails in their inbox. Here are some things you can

  • Why Are My Emails Not Sending?

    There can be various reasons why your emails are not sending. Listed below are some of the most common problems and how to solve them Do you have an SMTP service? We highly recommend that you use an

  • Introduction to WooCommerce

    Woocommerce is a Top Tier eCommerce solution that currently powers over 30% of all eCommerce sites across the globe. Groundhogg provides direct integration with Woocommerce. You can download the

  • Introduction to Easy Digital Downloads

    Easy Digital Downloads is a Top Tier eCommerce solution for companies exclusively selling digital products (Audio Files, PDFs, WordPress Plugins, Apps) and Groundhogg provides direct integration with

  • Introduction to WP Simple Pay

    WP Simple Pay is a wonderful solution to start collecting payments quickly and easily on your WordPress website. Groundhogg’s WP Simple Pay add -on provides direct integration with WP Simple Pay. You

  • Introduction to Groundhogg

    If you are already familiar with CRMs and marketing automation then many of these terms may already be familiar. If not, then this article will get you up to speed on what you need to know about

  • Setting up Payments

    Really Simple Payments is packed with custom benchmarks that you can access from the funnel builder. These benchmarks are used to create a payment form that will allow the admin to collect payments

  • Why are Tracking (and Other) Links Not Working?

    If you have just installed Groundhogg and have sent a few emails, you may have noticed that your tracking links may be leading to a 404 page. If that's the case, here is a quick and easy fix. Step 1

  • Introduction to Groundhoggs Custom Extension

    Funnel elements are what makes magic happen in Groundhogg. We have thoughtfully designed a methodology for implementing custom actions & benchmarks which you can find below. To see example

  • Introduction to Social Proof

    Social Proof is one of the easiest ways to increase conversion rates on your lead capture pages. Groundhogg provides a Social Proof extension that displays actions done by the previous users.

  • Create a Web Form

    You can use Web Forms to collect contact information and start funnels. This is generally the most common tool to capture contact data. Groundhogg has a simple built-in form builder that will serve

  • Zap Listener

    The Zap Listener is a benchmark that can listen for POSTS from Zapier to your site which contains contact information. You can place a Zap Listener anywhere in your funnel, but if the contact does

  • Introduction to Sales Pipeline

    The Sales Pipeline is the ultimate tool to kick your sales team into high gear with sales automation. It allows you to easily manage your leads manually or automatically with Groundhogg. You can

  • Creating Custom Action

    Actions play a vital role in automated funnels. Actions are executed after any benchmarks are completed by contact and perform a series of steps on the server-side to move forward with an automated

  • How to Check for Errors

    If you are experiencing issues with broadcasts, funnels, or emails you may have set up something incorrectly. Groundhogg has a log of all the automation that happens in the background and keeps a

  • Why is my email address not being confirmed?

    Are you unable to confirm an email address while testing a funnel? Groundhogg by default treats the logged-in user's email as the priority email for tracking. This means if you're testing while

  • Introduction to Custom Meta

    Custom meta (a.k.a custom fields) in Groundhogg allows you to store an unlimited amount of information about a contact. Using them effectively can allow you to do some really cool things and send

  • Introduction to Form Styling

    The Form Styling extension is great when you want to use the bundled Groundhogg form builder but you don’t like the default theme styling. After installing the extension you will see new buttons

  • Zap Action

    Zapier works in trigger -> action pairs. The action specifies what to do with the retrieved data. There is a large number of apps to choose from, but for the sake of this example, we are going to

  • Funnel Reporting

    To view the results of a funnel you can enter into the "Reporting" view. This will show you a detailed breakdown of everything that is happening in your funnel. To enter the reporting view, start

  • Create Zap Triggers

    One you have your zap action ready in your funnel it's time to create a Zap. To create Zap you need to login in your Zapier account( Click Here to Login ). You can create a Zap by clicking on the

  • How to Test Your Funnel

    If you are testing a funnel there are some things you should do to ensure you are testing it correctly and can test quickly. Ensure your Funnel is Active! It is really hard to test an inactive

  • Getting Started with Zapier Integration

    Groundhogg has the power to connect with Zapier which can connect you to 1000+ services and give you the power to automate more than just your email marketing funnels. Users of Groundhogg can

  • How to Import Confirmed Contacts

    If you are importing a list of contacts you have previously confirmed during an import, you can select the option to verify that the list you are importing has been previously confirmed. Once the

  • Introduction to LearnDash

    LearnDash is a top tier LMS (Learning Management System) that allows you to turn your WordPress website into a learning portal for your customers. With our LearnDash integration, you will be able to

  • How to Remain Compliant with GDPR

    In an effort to protect the privacy of its citizens at home and worldwide, any business that collects the contact information of European citizens, regardless of geographical location MUST comply

  • How to Disable Builtin WP Cron

    To experience the best Groundhogg and WP performance, you need to disable the builtin WP Cron system. To disable WP-Cron, add the following to your wp-config.php file, just before the line that says

  • Why Can't I Upload My Funnel Template?

    Having issues uploading your funnel template? Sometimes the WordPress file upload system can be a little finicky. If you are receiving the above error follow these steps. Open your funnel template

  • Setting Up the AWS Integration

    AWS is a powerful service that allows you to send both email and SMS directly from your site. Our integration provides several useful features such as... Send emails through SES Send SMS through SNS

  • How to Remain Compliant with CASL

    CASL, a.k.a the Canadian anti-spam legislation, is a Canadian legislation aimed at reducing the amount of spam in Canadian inboxes. Non-compliant businesses may be subject to fines from the CRTC

  • Troubleshooting SES

    If you are experiencing errors sending email with AWS there may be a couple reasons. Your Account is in Sandbox Mode. Your AWS SES account may be in SandBox mode. You can request for it to be taken

  • How to Setup a Lead Magnet Download Funnel in 7 Steps

    A Lead Magnet is a great way to turn cold traffic into warm traffic (traffic that spends money). By providing value ahead of asking for a deep commitment, you take the first step in the customer

  • Reporting

    Groundhogg provides two reporting views for payments that are collected by Really Simple Payments. You can view the total amount of earning among all the payments that are collected, or you can view

  • How to Enable Safe Mode

    If you are experiencing issues in Groundhogg there is an easy troubleshooting method to help you. Sometimes there are conflicts with other plugins (We can't think of everything). If this happens it

  • Preventing Spam in Web Forms

    If your web forms are being spammed you can harden your site in a few ways to ensure only actual humans are entering your site. Marking Spammy Contacts as "Spam" By marking a contact as "spam" in

  • Introduction to Amazon Integration

    Groundhogg is an extraordinary sales and marking automation tool for the WordPress platform. Here at Groundhogg, we believe marketing and automation tools shouldn’t be expansive and for that, we have

  • Importing Contacts with Their Opt-in Status

    By default, when you import a list for the first time their opt-in status will be "Unconfirmed." Depending on where you are in the world this can mean you may or may not be able to send emails to the

  • Caching Compatibility

    If you have a caching plugin/system enabled on your site there are a few things you will need to do in order to ensure Groundhogg works properly. Exclude Cookies Sometimes caching systems will cache

  • Collecting PayPal payments

    Using Groundhoggs really simple payments now users will be able to collect payments using PayPal. With the plugin update, you can see a new section in the settings area of your RSP plugin. These

  • [gh_form] Shortcode

    The [gh_form] shortcode can be found in the Web Form benchmark with the needed ID to show the form. Copy and paste it anywhere shortcodes are accepted to display the form.

  • Google Calendar Sync Explained

    Groundhogg Booking Calendar is one of the advance enhancement to your Groundhogg account. Using Booking Calendar, admins can enable appointment bookings for their site. Booking Calendar is packed

  • Calendar Settings

    Groundhogg Booking Calendar provides various settings that allow calendar owners to manage their appointments efficiently and with ease. General Settings Booking Calendar contains distinct setting

  • groundhogg/contact/preferences/updated

    This hook executes when the contact's preference is changed. do_action( 'groundhogg/contact/preferences/updated', $this->ID, $preference, $old_preference ); This hook comes with three arguments which

  • groundhogg/contact/preferences/unsubscribed

    This hook executes when the contact changes its preference to unsubscribed. do_action( 'groundhogg/contact/preferences/unsubscribed', $this->ID, $preference, $old_preference ); This hook comes with