How do I edit an automation in a scheduled broadcast?

If you've scheduled a broadcast that has open or click automation and you have tags that you'd no longer like to use, you'll need to remove them.

In this article we will go over how to edit automation in your scheduled 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, locate Messages from the navigation bar and select Broadcasts.

    Select Broadcasts

  2. From the Scheduled Broadcasts section, find the message you would like to edit.


    Note: A scheduled broadcast that includes an automations will have a green badge.


  3. Once you have located your scheduled broadcast, click Settings below the subject line.


  4. Then, scroll to the "Do you want tag automations?" section.


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


  5. Here you can update any of the links you would like, and manage the tags applied via your automation.

    Manage the tags for your automations

    To remove a tag, hover over it and click the X on the right.

    Click the X to remove

    A tag that has been removed will no longer be displayed in the Add Tags input box.

    Remove tags
  6. Once you've removed any tags you would no longer like to use, click "Apply" to save your changes.


Congratulations! You've successfully made an automation edit to your scheduled broadcast message. You can move forward with sending or scheduling the message as you wish!

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