How do I add a link clicked automation to my broadcast?

Broadcasts are a great way to provide subscribers with time-sensitive updates. Using Automations you can trigger a message, or series of messages, to be sent when someone clicks a link in your broadcast. This is a great way to provide your subscribers with specific information that is more relevant to their interests.

In this article we will go over how to add an Automation in your Broadcast that applies a tag whenever someone clicks a link in the message. That tag can be used to trigger a campaign, or for future segmentation of your list.

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Step By Step Instructions

  1. First, hover over the messages tab and select Drafts.

    Drafts tab

  2. Then, find the message you would like to edit and click "Schedule."

    Click Schedule

  3. From the Broadcast Settings window, find the "Do you want tag automations?" section.

    Do you want tag automations section

    Then, click the blue "Edit" button to the right.

    blue Edit button

  4. This will bring you to the automations menu where you can designate which links in your message should apply or remove a tag from your subscribers when clicked.

    Automations sections

    Note: You'll have the option to apply multiple tags per link. To do so, just hit return after you've entered the complete tag.

    Add tags

  5. Once you've entered the tags you'd like to use, click the blue "Apply" button located at the bottom right.

    Click Apply

  6. You'll see the number of automations present in this message under the "Do you want tag automations?" section of the Broadcast Settings window.

    Automations applied

Congratulations! You've added click automations to your Broadcast message, you can move forward with sending or scheduling the message as you wish!

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