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With Uncanny Automator, connecting your WordPress site to ActiveCampaign has never been easier.  Automatically enroll users in courses and groups or perform actions on your users when tags are added to your contacts in ActiveCampaign.

If you have the free version of Uncanny Automator, you’ll first need to connect your site with a free Uncanny Automator account, which will give you 250 free credits to use with ActiveCampaign.  If you have Uncanny Automator Pro, simply activate your Pro license key to get unlimited usage of the ActiveCampaign integration.

Enabling ActiveCampaign triggers

To use ActiveCampaign triggers, follow these steps:

  1. Complete the steps in this article to enable the ActiveCampaign integration.
  2. Check the Enable triggers checkbox and click Save settings:
  3. Log in to your ActiveCampaign account and click Settings in the bottom left:
  4. Click Developer, then Manage Webhooks:
  5. Click Add:
  6. In the Name field, name your webhook.  You could simply call it “webhook” or use your site’s domain name.
  7. In the URL field, paste the URL that appeared under the Enable trigger checkbox:
  8. Check the following boxes next to Type:
    • Contact Added
    • Contact Tag Added
    • Contact Tag Removed
    • Contact Unsubscription
      Note: Some of the above are not yet used but may be used by future Automator triggers.
  9. Check all boxes next to Initialize From.
  10. Click Add.

You will now see triggers for ActiveCampaign when creating an Everyone recipe.

Using ActiveCampaign triggers

To run actions on WordPress users when a tag is added to a contact in ActiveCampaign, choose one of the available triggers:

Then choose the action that you want to perform on the user when the tag is added.

Automator will prompt you to map the incoming data from ActiveCampaign to an existing WordPress user on your site.  Use the instructions in this article to do that.

That’s it!  Now you can automatically update your users when you add or remove tags from their contacts in ActiveCampaign.

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