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Create Contact with ActiveCampaign API on New Message In Channels (Instant) from Slack API

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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Slack trigger and ActiveCampaign action. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Select this integration
  2. Configure the New Message In Channels (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Slack account
    2. Optional- Select one or more Channels
    3. Configure slackApphook
    4. Optional- Configure Resolve Names
    5. Optional- Configure Ignore Bots
  3. Configure the Create Contact action
    1. Connect your ActiveCampaign account
    2. Configure Contact's email
    3. Optional- Configure Contact's first name
    4. Optional- Configure Contact's last name
    5. Optional- Configure Contact's phone
    6. Optional- Configure Show Custom Fields
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, source-available components from Pipedream's GitHub repo. These components are 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.

Trigger

Description:Emit new event when a new message is posted to one or more channels
Version:1.0.7
Key:slack-new-message-in-channels

Slack Overview

With the Slack API, you can build all sorts of integrations and applications to
make your work life easier. Here are just a few examples:

  • Automate posting updates to your team channel
  • Create a bot to answer common questions
  • Integrate with your existing tools and services
  • Build a custom dashboard to track your team's progress
  • Create a bot to handle scheduling and meeting requests
  • And much more!

Trigger Code

import common from "../common/base.mjs";
import constants from "../common/constants.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "slack-new-message-in-channels",
  name: "New Message In Channels (Instant)",
  version: "1.0.7",
  description: "Emit new event when a new message is posted to one or more channels",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    conversations: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "conversation",
      ],
      type: "string[]",
      label: "Channels",
      description: "Select one or more channels to monitor for new messages.",
      optional: true,
    },
    // eslint-disable-next-line pipedream/props-description,pipedream/props-label
    slackApphook: {
      type: "$.interface.apphook",
      appProp: "slack",
      async eventNames() {
        return this.conversations || [
          "message",
        ];
      },
    },
    resolveNames: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "resolveNames",
      ],
    },
    ignoreBot: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "ignoreBot",
      ],
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    getSummary() {
      return "New message in channel";
    },
    async processEvent(event) {
      if (event.type !== "message") {
        console.log(`Ignoring event with unexpected type "${event.type}"`);
        return;
      }
      if (event.subtype && !constants.ALLOWED_MESSAGE_IN_CHANNEL_SUBTYPES.includes(event.subtype)) {
        // This source is designed to just emit an event for each new message received.
        // Due to inconsistencies with the shape of message_changed and message_deleted
        // events, we are ignoring them for now. If you want to handle these types of
        // events, feel free to change this code!!
        console.log("Ignoring message with subtype.");
        return;
      }
      if ((this.ignoreBot) && (event.subtype == "bot_message" || event.bot_id)) {
        return;
      }
      if (this.resolveNames) {
        if (event.user) {
          event.user_id = event.user;
          event.user = await this.getUserName(event.user);
        } else if (event.bot_id) {
          event.bot = await this.getBotName(event.bot_id);
        }
        event.channel_id = event.channel;
        event.channel = await this.getConversationName(event.channel);
        if (event.team) {
          event.team_id = event.team;
          event.team = await this.getTeamName(event.team);
        }
      }
      return event;
    },
  },
};

Trigger 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
SlackslackappThis component uses the Slack app.
N/AnameCache$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between executions.
Channelsconversationsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.
slackApphook$.interface.apphook
Resolve NamesresolveNamesboolean

Instead of returning channel, team, and user as IDs, return their human-readable names.

Ignore BotsignoreBotboolean

Ignore messages from bots

Trigger Authentication

Slack uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your Slack account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into Slack and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any Slack API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

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About Slack

Slack is a channel-based messaging platform. With Slack, people can work together more effectively, connect all their software tools and services, and find the information they need to do their best work — all within a secure, enterprise-grade environment.

Action

Description:Create a new contact. See the docs [here](https://developers.activecampaign.com/reference#create-a-contact-new).
Version:0.0.4
Key:activecampaign-create-contact

ActiveCampaign Overview

With ActiveCampaign's API, you can build a variety of integrations and
applications to help streamline your business. Here are just a few examples:

  • A contact importer that pulls in your contacts from another CRM or email
    service
  • A webhook that automatically updates your ActiveCampaign lists when someone
    subscribes or unsubscribes from your website
  • An integration that allows you to send SMS messages through ActiveCampaign
  • A geolocation tool that tracks where your contacts are located
  • And much more!

Action Code

import common from "../common/base-contact.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "activecampaign-create-contact",
  name: "Create Contact",
  description: "Create a new contact. See the docs [here](https://developers.activecampaign.com/reference#create-a-contact-new).",
  type: "action",
  version: "0.0.4",
  async run({ $ }) {
    const response =
      await this.activecampaign.createContact({
        $,
        data: {
          contact: {
            email: this.email,
            firstName: this.firstName,
            lastName: this.lastName,
            phone: this.phone,
            fieldValues: this.getFieldValues(),
          },
        },
      });

    if (!response.contact) {
      throw new Error(JSON.stringify(response));
    }

    $.export("$summary", `Successfully created contact "${response.contact.email}"`);

    return response;
  },
};

Action Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI.

LabelPropTypeDescription
ActiveCampaignactivecampaignappThis component uses the ActiveCampaign app.
Contact's emailemailstring

Email address of the new contact. Example: test@example.com

Contact's first namefirstNamestring

First name of the new contact. Example: John

Contact's last namelastNamestring

Last name of the new contact. Example: Doe

Contact's phonephonestring

Phone number of the contact.

Show Custom FieldsshowCustomFieldsboolean

Allow custom fields to be set

Action Authentication

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

You can find your Base URL and API Key in your Developer Settings in your account. See the ActiveCampaign API docs for more info.

About ActiveCampaign

Email marketing, marketing automation, and CRM tools

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