Getting Started Resources

Getting started with ActiveCampaign and not sure where to begin? We’re here to help you every step of the way. 

Listed below are resources to help you get started with learning the platform. 

Enroll in our Getting Started with ActiveCampaign course

Learn from a series of quick videos that teach basic marketing strategy while walking you through our platform. This free course is designed for any user, whether you have experience with ActiveCampaign or are just creating your first account. 

In this course, you'll learn how to:

  • Set up your account
  • Enable Site Tracking
  • Create a list
  • Import contacts
  • Segment contacts
  • Create an email template and send a campaign
  • Build an automation
  • Create and manage a sales pipeline

Click here to enroll in the Getting Started course for free.

Access the Getting Started with ActiveCampaign manual

Comprised of short videos, guides, help articles, and podcast episodes, the Getting Started with ActiveCampaign manual is a one-stop curated shop for all of your getting started needs. 

With this resource, you will:

  • Learn more about migrating to ActiveCampaign from other services
  • Learn the basics on marketing automation
  • Learn how to create your first form
  • Learn how contact management works
  • Send your first campaign
  • Learn more about email deliverability
  • Create your first pipeline
  • Create your first automation

Click here to access the Getting Started with ActiveCampaign manual.

To access our other manuals, click here

Attend the Getting Started with ActiveCampaign webinar

Our Getting Started webinar provides an overview of working within the ActiveCampaign platform. You'll learn about managing lists and contacts as well as creating campaigns, automations, and forms.

This webinar is held every Thursday at 11 am CDT.

Click here to register

To listen to past webinars, click here.

Tune into Office Hours

Join us for Office Hours and get your questions answered by our team of experts. At this live Q&A, you'll walk through real business use cases and learn alongside other ActiveCampaign users.  

We're live every Tuesday at 9 am CDT and Friday at 1 pm CDT.

Click here to register.

To listen to previously recorded Office Hours, click here

Join the ActiveCampaign community

Our User forums and Facebook groups are a great way to learn from and collaborate with other ActiveCampaign users. Here you can glean and share best practices, tips, answers, advice, and more!

Click here to learn more about the ActiveCampaign community.

Listen and subscribe to the ActiveCampaign Podcast

Smart marketing insights from real business owners to help you build your brand, scale up, and put your business on autopilot.

Click here to listen to the ActiveCampaign Podcast.

Read and subscribe to our blog

The ActiveCampaign blog makes it easy for you to stay up-to-date on product releases, learn marketing best practices, and read tips on how to best use the platform for your business.

Click here to read and subscribe to the ActiveCampaign blog.

Schedule a one-on-one with one of our experts

Take advantage of our one-on-one training with a platform expert. These sessions are 30 minutes and will provide you with a detailed, guided walkthrough as well as marketing and strategy support.

Note: Accounts on the Plus plan receive 1 session per month, accounts on the Professional plan receive 3 sessions per month, and accounts on the Enterprise plan have unlimited sessions. Lite plans do not include one-on-one training.

Click here to schedule your one-on-one training.

Need more help?

No problem!

Our Help Center is a great resource for feature walkthroughs, how-to’s, and quick answers. New content is added frequently so be sure to keep checking back for more information.

And of course you can always reach out to our friendly Support team. Click here to send us an email or open a live chat.

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