In order to collect phone numbers from people who accepted marketing, you need to optimize your Shopify checkout. Don't worry, the steps are very simple and easy to follow.
Watch this quick video to see the exact steps:
Or follow the steps below:
Go to Shopify Settings > Checkout
In the Customer contact section select 'Customers can only check out using email'
Scroll down to Form options > Shipping address phone number > Select 'Optional' or 'Required'
Continue scrolling down to Marketing consent > SMS Marketing > Check "Show an option to subscribe at checkout"
All done on the first page, make sure you press the SAVE button (right upper corner of the page or right button corner)
Scroll down to the last section, "Checkout Language" > press "Manage Checkout Language". Here, you can customize what language appears alongside the opt-in checkbox
In Checkout & Systems:
Search for "Accept SMS Checkbox label" and add the text you want to have when shoppers opt-in for SMS. (e.g. : Text me exclusive news and deals). 🔎Tip: You can enter in the search bar "Marketing" or "SMS" to help you quickly locate the Checkout marketing section.
Search for "Optional" in the search bar and look for Checkout Contact > Optional Phone Label. Here, you can add the following text: Phone for support, offers and updates from the team
That's all! You can now collect SMS Subscribers 🎉