Blink

Create trust and dialogue between frontline workers and executive teams in real-time.

Integrate the Blink API with the Twilio API

Setup the Blink API trigger to run a workflow which integrates with the Twilio API. Pipedream's integration platform allows you to integrate Blink and Twilio remarkably fast. Free for developers.

Get Feed Event with Blink API on New Incoming SMS (Instant) from Twilio API
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Post feed with Blink API on New Incoming SMS (Instant) from Twilio API
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Get Feed Event with Blink API on New Call (Instant) from Twilio API
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Get Feed Event with Blink API on New Phone Number from Twilio API
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Get Feed Event with Blink API on New Recording from Twilio API
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New Incoming SMS (Instant) from the Twilio API

Emit new event every time an SMS is sent to the phone number set. Configures a webhook in Twilio, tied to an incoming phone number.

 
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New Call (Instant) from the Twilio API

Emit new event each time a call to the phone number is completed. Configures a webhook in Twilio, tied to a phone number.

 
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New Phone Number from the Twilio API

Emit new event when you add a new phone number to your account

 
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New Recording from the Twilio API

Emit new event when a new call recording is created

 
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New Transcription from the Twilio API

Emit new event when a new call transcription is created

 
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Get Feed Event with the Blink API

Get a feed event by external ID. See the documentation

 
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Send SMS with the Twilio API

Send a simple text-only SMS. See the docs for more information

 
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Post feed with the Blink API

Send feed events to users. See the documentation

 
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Make a Phone Call with the Twilio API

Make a phone call, passing text that Twilio will speak to the recipient of the call. See the docs for more information

 
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Send MMS with the Twilio API

Send an SMS with text and media files. See the docs for more information

 
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The Blink API allows you to access and manage data within the Blink platform, a hub for team communication and content sharing. Through Pipedream, you can automate workflows that leverage this API to streamline notifications, content distribution, and team interactions. You can create actions that respond to specific triggers, like new messages or updates to content, and connect Blink with other apps to enrich the functionality of your workflows.

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import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform"
export default defineComponent({
  props: {
    blink: {
      type: "app",
      app: "blink",
    }
  },
  async run({steps, $}) {
    return await axios($, {
      url: `https://api.joinblink.com/v2/user`,
      headers: {
        Authorization: `Bearer ${this.blink.$auth.token}`,
        "Accept": `application/json`,
      },
    })
  },
})

Overview of Twilio

With the Twilio API, you can build telephone applications that make and receive
phone calls, as well astext messaging applications that send and receive text
messages.

Some examples of applications you could build include:

  • A phone call application that allows you to make and receive phone calls over
    the internet
  • A text messaging application that allows you to send and receive text
    messages over the internet
  • A voicemail application that allows you to leave and receive voicemails over
    the internet

Connect Twilio

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import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform"
export default defineComponent({
  props: {
    twilio: {
      type: "app",
      app: "twilio",
    }
  },
  async run({steps, $}) {
    return await axios($, {
      url: `https://api.twilio.com/2010-04-01/Accounts.json`,
      auth: {
        username: `${this.twilio.$auth.AccountSid}`,
        password: `${this.twilio.$auth.AuthToken}`,
      },
    })
  },
})

Community Posts

How Our Family Uses SMS and Smart Picture Frames to Connect During Remote Holidays
How Our Family Uses SMS and Smart Picture Frames to Connect During Remote Holidays
Two days before Thanksgiving, I decided to put together a simple way for our family to share pictures, because we couldn’t be together in person. The idea: smart photo frames that everyone could text pictures to. Here’s how I got it working. tldr; A Pipedream workflow parses SMS messages sent to a Twilio phone number, extracting the pictures and then using SendGrid to email them to the dedicated email addresses used by our Pix-Star photo frames.