How to add push notification to WordPress for free

Push notification is one of the best options to convert your visitors into regular readers. It is very simple and very easy to use in WordPress. This is why I am going to show you today “How to add push notification to WordPress for free

What is Push Notification?

Push notification is communication that enables the publisher to send popup messages to visitors by their permission(one time).

Let say, If you are a publisher then you can add push notification subscribe button to your blog, and then users can subscribe to your blog for push notifications after that you can send push notification to them.

Why Push Notification?

Push notification is the best way to get your visitor to come back to your site. Let’s say one visitor has subscribed to your blog for push notification then it does not matter you are ranking on google or not you will get one visitor through push notification to your blog.

We can say simply that push notification is the best way to convert visitors into a regular reader.

How much I need to pay for it?

Here are lots of company that provide push notification services. some are expensive, some are inexpensive but I love onesignal for this work.

Onesignal free push notification features

  • Unlimited messages
  • 30,000 subscribers
  • 6 segments
  • 3 messages templates
  • Data protected
  • Rich notifications
  • personalized notifications
  • A/B Testing
  • Real-Time Reporting
  • Deliver by Timezone
  • API access

You can find the more details and premium plans on onesignal.com.

4 Steps process to add push notification

Adding push notification to wordpress is very simple. You can do that easily by following given steps.

Install and activate Onesignal Plugin to wordpress

Go to Dashboard >> Plugins >> Add new >> Search >> Onesignal

Go to onesignal.com and create a account

  • Go to onesignal.com
  • sign up and fill the form and create an account.
  • Check your confirmation email and confirm it.
  • after clicking the confirm button, you will get this page.

In this form, You have to write the name of your blog and choose web push and click on next.

after clicking next, You will get a big form where you have to fill information about your blog and some push notification features.

But We will not be filling it here. we will fill all the details in wordpress dashboard.

So for now, Go to settings >> Keys & IDs

We need App Id and API key which is here.

Go to wordpress and fill your App ID and API key

To do this, Go to WordPress dashboard >> Onesignal Push

Fill the App ID and API key and fill some details below this (Site name, message, URL, and …) and click on save.

Conclusion – If you have followed these steps then your bell will be live in some minutes. If you have any questions comment down below. we will answer your question in 5 to 10 minutes.

This is the guys ‘How to add push notification to your wordpress blog for free’.

Thanks for reading. Bye Bye

1 thought on “How to add push notification to WordPress for free”

  1. Hey Nishant ,

    Great post with effective tips to add push notification on wordpress site.

    It is absolutely true that enabling push notification is one of an effective way to convert visitors into regular readers. Enabling the push notification on wordpress site is really crucial, as it allows the publisher to deliver popup messages to the visitors.

    Your each of the suggested steps to add push notification on wordpress site are clear, easy to understand and follow, whereas following these steps will be helpful and will allows several users to add push notification on their wordpress site.

    Truly helpful post and thanks for sharing.

    Reply

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