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.

Step by step instructions

  1. First, hover over the Messages tab and select Broadcasts.

    hover over Messages and click on Broadcasts

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

    Scheduled Broadcasts section

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

    green badge icon highlighted

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

    Settings tab

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

    Do you want automations? section

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

    blue Edit button

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

    automations menu with tags applied to links

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

    X icon to delete tag highlighted

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

    automations section with tag removed from link

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

    blue Apply button

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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