MailChimp Subscribe Button Doesn’t Appear in WordPress

I recently added a MailChimp email subscriber widget to my WordPress site and found that the Subscribe button (a fairly important feature!) didn’t appear.

My MailChimp signup widget.

Missing Subscribe Button

Fortunately, the fix is quite easy. In your pasted in code, you will have something like this near the Subscribe button:

To make the buttonĀ appear, you need to remove the class="clear" part, leaving you with this:

I am using the Semprul theme but I understand this is an issue for other themes, too.

Hope that helps!


Written by Stephen Moon
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