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Create or Update Customer with Customer.io API

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

  1. Configure the Create or Update Customer action
    1. Connect your Customer.io account
    2. Configure customer_id
    3. Configure email
    4. Optional- Configure created_at
    5. Optional- Configure attributes
  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.

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Create or Update Customer on Customer.io
Description:Creates or update a customer.
Version:0.1.4
Key:customer_io-create-or-update-customer

Code

// legacy_hash_id: a_WYi4wz
import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform";

export default {
  key: "customer_io-create-or-update-customer",
  name: "Create or Update Customer",
  description: "Creates or update a customer.",
  version: "0.1.4",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    customer_io: {
      type: "app",
      app: "customer_io",
    },
    customer_id: {
      type: "string",
      description: "The unique identifier for the customer.",
    },
    email: {
      type: "string",
      description: "The unique identifier for the customer.",
    },
    created_at: {
      type: "string",
      description: "The UNIX timestamp from when the user was created in your system.",
      optional: true,
    },
    attributes: {
      type: "object",
      description: "Custom attributes to define the customer.",
      optional: true,
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
  // See the API docs: https://customer.io/docs/api/#apitrackcustomerscustomers_update

    if (!this.customer_id) {
      throw new Error("Must provide customer_id parameter.");
    }

    const basicauthUserPwd = `${this.customer_io.$auth.site_id}:${this.customer_io.$auth.api_key}`;
    const buff = Buffer.from(basicauthUserPwd);
    const base64BasicauthUserPwd = buff.toString("base64");

    const config = {
      method: "put",
      url: `https://track.customer.io/api/v1/customers/${this.customer_id}`,
      headers: {
        Authorization: `Basic ${base64BasicauthUserPwd}`,
      },
      data: {
        email: this.email,
        created_at: this.created_at,
        ...this.attributes,
      },
    };

    return axios($, config);
  },
};

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
Customer.iocustomer_ioappThis component uses the Customer.io app.
customer_idstring

The unique identifier for the customer.

emailstring

The unique identifier for the customer.

created_atstring

The UNIX timestamp from when the user was created in your system.

attributesobject

Custom attributes to define the customer.

Authentication

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

To connect your Customer.io account to Pipedream, sign in to your Customer.io account and navigate to Data & Integrations > Integrations > API, then copy your site_id and api_key fields and paste them below.

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