How do I integrate Zapier with AWeber?

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In this article, we will review how to integrate Zapier with AWeber to add subscribers and tags when triggered by another service.

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Step By Step Instructions

  1. After logging into your account, click the "Create Zap".

    Clikc Create Zap

    Then, you will be prompted to choose the app you want to set for the trigger in this Zap.

    Trigger Dropdown Menu

  2. Next, select the app you want to use from the "Trigger" options.

    Select Trigger App, PayPal is selected in this example

    Note: You can name your Zap at this time. We suggest doing that to keep everything organized in your Zapier dashboard.

    Option to name your Zap

  3. After choosing the app you want, Zapier will prompt you to choose a trigger from those available for this app.

    choose a trigger

  4. Once you have selected your Trigger Event, click "Continue".

    Click Continue

  5. Many different services can connect to AWeber through Zapier. Depending on which service you're connecting to AWeber will determine the next steps. Once you have completed these app specific steps, click the "Continue" button in the bottom right.

    After setting up app, click Continue

  6. Great! You've created the trigger for this Zap. Next, you will be prompted to select the app that serves as the action. Select this app under the "Choose an Action App" menu.

    Select AWeber for Action App

  7. Next, select the action you would like performed by when your trigger occurs.

    Select Action Dropdown

  8. Once selected, click the "Continue" button.

    Click Continue

  9. Next, you will be prompted to connect to your AWeber account if you have not already done so in the past. Enter your Login Name and Password and click "Allow Access".

    Enter AWeber Login Details

  10. Once connected, you have the option to select your account. You will see this under the "Select AWeber Account" options.

    AWeber account will be selected

  11. Select your account and click "Continue".

    Select Account and Click Continue

  12. Now, choose your account ID and the list you would like subscribers added to when the trigger action occurs. These will be available in the drop down menu for each option. Select the relevant email address for the "Email" field, and apply any optional fields you would like.

    Select Account ID and fill out each action field

  13. Once you've matched this information, click the "Continue" button.

    Click Continue

  14. Next, you'll be prompted to test this action. We recommend performing this test to make sure everything is working correctly. To perform this test, click the "Create & Continue" button in the bottom right.

    Click Continue

  15. Once you have tested this Zap, or skipped the test, you will have the option to continue adding actions or "Turn on Zap". If you have more actions you wish to occur, you can add them now, otherwise, click "Turn on Zap" button in the bottom right.

    Click Turn on Zap

Congratulations! You will now see this Zap listed as ON in your Zapier dashboard. Anyone who performs the trigger in this Zap will automatically be added to your AWeber account.

Success Message from Zapier

Applying tags with Zapier

Using Zapier, you have the ability to apply tags to your subscribers during Set up action step.

Set
  up action hightlighted

Here, you can enter the tags used to trigger a campaign within your list.

Text box to enter tags

To add additional tags, enter the a tag in the next text box that appears.

Additional text box appears to enter tags

Be sure to click "Continue" to save any changes.

Click Continue Button

That's it! Your Zap will now add tags to your subscribers. 

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