LightSpeed is a remote WordPress agency based in Cape Town, with most of the team spread in and around the Western Cape. We also 2 Venezuelan developers who are part of the LightSpeed family – a married couple who are based in Santiago, Chile.
We use WordPress as our preferred content management system. WordPress currently powers over 30% of websites on the internet.
The LightSpeed team has been working with WordPress since 2007 and with Mailchimp since 2009. WooCommerce was launched at the WordCamp Cape Town 2012 unconference, an event for local WordPressers to meet up. It was revolutionary for the WordPress eCommerce plugin market. The next game-changer was the collaboration between Mailchimp and WooCommerce on an amazing plugin call Mailchimp for WooCommerce.
WooCommerce powers more than 40% of e-commerce websites worldwide. We are devotees of the software and we proudly consider ourselves to be specialists in the field. In 2017, we were invited to join the WooExpert program, which is a small directory of 30 companies spread around the globe. LightSpeed is also a verified WooExpert on WooCommerce.com.
After joining the WooExert program, the amazing team at WooCommerce used their connections to secure our invitation to the Mailchimp Partner Program and build our Mailchimp Expert profile. We are dedicated fans of Mailchimp at LightSpeed. We provide full email marketing services to our clients using Mailchimp’s world-class emailing software.
Our core competencies lie in building websites using some of the more mature extensions like WooCommerce (WC) Subscriptions, WC Memberships, WC Bookings, WC Paid Courses, etc.
Our Mailchimp Skills
We offer comprehensive Mailchimp email marketing services and we have a variety of packaged services catering for all types of Mailchimp users. Check out our dedicated LightSpeed’s Mailchimp service page and choose one of our packages .
LightSpeed is one of the few companies listed as a WooExpert on WooCommerce.com. We can help with connecting the Mailchimp for WooCommerce integration allows you to sync your store data, send targeted campaigns to your customers, track data and sell more via your WooCommerce store.
We can create beautiful email templates from scratch, improve your existing email template’s design or rework old templates to ensure they are fully responsive.
Our team will help you to get the most out of email marketing to your audience by ensuring that your communication strategy speaks their language and is finely-tuned to their niche interests.
Training & Support
If you’re in need of training resources or hands-on support with your Mailchimp account, our team provides 1-on-1 training sessions as well as webinars to help you make the most of Mailchimp and all its advanced features.