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Retyp, LLC
Founded2013; 5 years ago (2013) in Florida, United States
FounderSyed Moiz Balkhi and Thomas Griffin
HeadquartersFlorida, United States

Retyp, LLC dba OptinMonster is an online lead generation software developed in Florida, United States. It is a standalone application that integrates with web platforms, such as Drupal, WordPress, Joomla, Shopify, Magento, and Bigcommerce.[1][2] The software is used by online marketers to convert website visitors into subscribers and customers.

About and history[edit]

OptinMonster was founded in 2013 by Syed Balkhi and Thomas Griffin in Florida. Syed is the current CEO[3] and Thomas is the CTO of the company. [4][5]The plugin allows user to create different types of sign up forms to place on various pages of their website. Supported sign up forms includes Lightbox Popup, Floating Footer Bar, Slick Slide-in, Inline Sidebar, Inline Post, and Exit Intent.[6]


In May 2015, the OptinMonster announced its SaaS lead generation software named the OptinMonster App. Unlike the old standalone WordPress plugin, the new application works with all web platforms including Drupal, WordPress, Joomla, Shopify, Magento, and BigCommerce.[7]


OptinMonster has partnership with various email marketing services including Mailchimp,[8] Campaign Monitor,[9] Marketo[10] and AWeber.[11] It is also a Google Analytics Partner, and can connect directly with the Google Analytics for better reporting.[12]


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  2. ^ Blue Sky Partners (24 March 2015). "Why your refund policy matters". chicagotribune.com.
  3. ^ "11 Amazing Systems That Streamline Your Team's Bug Reports - Techli".
  4. ^ "10 Biggest Business Mistakes That Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid". The Huffington Post. 22 June 2015.
  5. ^ Syed Balkhi (7 January 2015). "Small business, big mistake: Building our product without input from our customers". Washington Post.
  6. ^ Syed Balkhi (19 January 2016). "7 Qualities Every Entrepreneur Should Look for in a Co-Founder". Entrepreneur.
  7. ^ "OptinMonster App: A New Multi-platform Direction for the Popular WordPress Plugin". Torque.
  8. ^ "OptinMonster".
  9. ^ "OptinMonster for WordPress".
  10. ^ "OptinMonster".
  11. ^ "How Do I Integrate OptinMonster With AWeber?". AWeber Communications.
  12. ^ "Retyp LLC".

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