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Send Event To Customer io with Customer.io API on New Item in Feed from RSS API

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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a RSS trigger and Customer.io 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 Item in Feed trigger
    1. Connect your RSS account
    2. Configure timer
    3. Configure Feed URL
  3. Configure the Send Event To Customer io action
    1. Connect your Customer.io account
    2. Configure Customer ID
    3. Configure Event Name
    4. Optional- Configure Type
    5. Optional- Configure Custom Data
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, open source 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 items from an RSS feed
Version:1.0.5
Key:rss-new-item-in-feed

Trigger Code

import rss from "../../app/rss.app.mjs";
import { defineSource } from "@pipedream/types";
import rssCommon from "../common/common.mjs";
export default defineSource({
    ...rssCommon,
    key: "rss-new-item-in-feed",
    name: "New Item in Feed",
    description: "Emit new items from an RSS feed",
    version: "1.0.5",
    type: "source",
    dedupe: "unique",
    props: {
        ...rssCommon.props,
        url: {
            propDefinition: [
                rss,
                "url",
            ],
        },
    },
    hooks: {
        async activate() {
            // Try to parse the feed one time to confirm we can fetch and parse.
            // The code will throw any errors to the user.
            await this.rss.fetchAndParseFeed(this.url);
        },
    },
    async run() {
        const items = await this.rss.fetchAndParseFeed(this.url);
        this.rss.sortItems(items).forEach((item) => {
            const meta = this.generateMeta(item);
            this.$emit(item, meta);
        });
    },
});

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
RSSrssappThis component uses the RSS app.
timer$.interface.timer

How often you want to poll the feed for new items

Feed URLurlstring

Enter the URL for any public RSS feed

Trigger Authentication

The RSS API does not require authentication.

About RSS

Real Simple Syndication

Action

Description:Sends, tracks a customer event to Customer io. [See the docs here](https://customer.io/docs/api/#operation/track)
Version:0.3.0
Key:customer_io-send-event-to-customer-io

Customer.io Overview

With the Customer.io API, you can build a variety of applications and
integrations to help you better engage with your customers. Some examples of
what you can build include:

  • A customer facing application that displays customer information and account
    activity
  • An integration with your CRM system to keep customer data up-to-date
  • A system to segment your customers and send them targeted messages
  • An application to trigger events based on customer behavior
  • A tool to track customer churn and identify at-risk customers

Action Code

import app from "../../customer_io.app.mjs";

export default {
  key: "customer_io-send-event-to-customer-io",
  name: "Send Event To Customer io",
  description: "Sends, tracks a customer event to Customer io. [See the docs here](https://customer.io/docs/api/#operation/track)",
  version: "0.3.0",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    app,
    customerId: {
      propDefinition: [
        app,
        "customerId",
      ],
    },
    eventName: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Event Name",
      description: "The name of the event to track.",
    },
    type: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Type",
      description: "Used to change event type. For Page View events set to \"page\".",
      optional: true,
    },
    customData: {
      type: "object",
      label: "Custom Data",
      description: "Custom data to include with the event.",
      optional: true,
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const data = {
      name: this.eventName,
      type: this.type,
      data: this.customData,
    };
    const res = await this.app.sendEventTo(this.customerId, data, $);
    $.export("$summary", "Successfully sent event");
    return res;
  },
};

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
Customer.ioappappThis component uses the Customer.io app.
Customer IDcustomerIdstring

The unique identifier for the customer.

Event NameeventNamestring

The name of the event to track.

Typetypestring

Used to change event type. For Page View events set to "page".

Custom DatacustomDataobject

Custom data to include with the event.

Action 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.

About Customer.io

Send Automated Messages. Deliver Results.

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