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Create a workflow to Create Lead with the Close API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the Create Lead action
    1. Connect your Close account
    2. Configure Name
    3. Optional- Configure Url
    4. Optional- Configure Description
    5. Optional- Select a Status ID
    6. Optional- Configure Contacts
    7. Optional- Configure Addresses
    8. Optional- Configure More Fields
  2. Select a trigger to run your workflow on HTTP requests, schedules or app events
  3. Deploy the workflow
  4. Send a test event to validate your setup
  5. Turn on the trigger

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Details

This is a pre-built, open source component from Pipedream's GitHub repo. The component is developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

Create Lead on Close
Description:Creates a lead, [See the docs](https://developer.close.com/resources/leads/#create-a-new-lead)
Version:0.0.1
Key:close-create-lead

Code

import close from "../../close.app.mjs";
import utils from "../../common/utils.mjs";

export default {
  type: "action",
  key: "close-create-lead",
  version: "0.0.1",
  name: "Create Lead",
  description: "Creates a lead, [See the docs](https://developer.close.com/resources/leads/#create-a-new-lead)",
  props: {
    close,
    name: {
      label: "Name",
      description: "Name of the lead",
      type: "string",
    },
    url: {
      label: "Url",
      description: "Url",
      type: "string",
      optional: true,
    },
    description: {
      label: "Description",
      description: "Description of the lead",
      type: "string",
      optional: true,
    },
    statusId: {
      propDefinition: [
        close,
        "statusId",
      ],
    },
    contacts: {
      propDefinition: [
        close,
        "contacts",
      ],
    },
    addresses: {
      propDefinition: [
        close,
        "addresses",
      ],
    },
    moreFields: {
      propDefinition: [
        close,
        "moreFields",
      ],
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const data = {
      name: this.name,
    };
    if (this.url) data.url = this.url;
    if (this.statusId) data.status_id = this.statusId;
    if (this.contacts) data.contacts = utils.parseArray(this.contacts);
    if (this.addresses) data.addresses = utils.parseArray(this.addresses);
    const moreFields = {};
    for (let key in this.moreFields) {
      moreFields[key] = utils.parseObject(this.moreFields[key]);
    }
    const response = await this.close.createLead({
      data: {
        ...data,
        ...moreFields,
      },
    });
    $.export("$summary", "Lead has been created.");
    return response.data;
  },
};

Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
LabelPropTypeDescription
ClosecloseappThis component uses the Close app.
Namenamestring

Name of the lead

Urlurlstring

Url

Descriptiondescriptionstring

Description of the lead

Status IDstatusIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Contactscontactsstring[]

Please provide an object structure for each row like e.g.:,
{
"name": "Gob",
"title": "Sr. Vice President",
"emails": [ { "type": "office", "email": "gob@example.com" } ],
"phones": [ { "type": "office", "phone": "8004445555" } ]
}

Addressesaddressesstring[]

Please provide an object structure for each row like e.g.:,
{
"label": "business",
"address_1": "747 Howard St",
"address_2": "Room 3",
"city": "San Francisco",
"state": "CA",
"zipcode": "94103",
"country":"US",
}

More FieldsmoreFieldsobject

Additional properties not listed as a prop

Authentication

Close uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your Close account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to Close APIs in both code and no-code steps.

API keys are per-organization and can be generated and deleted in the Settings page.

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