Qlik Sense Gmail: LLodi gives you the power to integrate Gmail with your Qlik Insights.
Let’s say that you are analyzing the clients you haven’t seen in the last three months and you wished to send an email in order to request a follow-up meeting or you are analyzing the clients that have not asked for support in the last week regarding a certain aspect and you wished to invite them to a training session.
Design your first Gmail Action creating your own Custom Form on LLodi Product and Workflow with a few clicks on Zapier.
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Zapier is one of the leading applications to automate easy-to-use cross-application workflows for both business and IT users. Ideal for developing simple processes (Zaps) with more than 750 applications.
Zapier offers a free trial for 14 days, which allows you to create any process without limits of steps or applications. https://zapier.com/signup
After creating the account, you have access to the platform in order to create your first Zap. In the Explore option, all possible applications that can be used are displayed. If you select Gmail, you will see some pre-configured zaps and if we keep scrolling down, a box appears with the different actions that this connector allows.
A Zap can take several steps. If you create a Zap to be integrated into a LLodi form, in the first step you will always have to select the “Webhooks by Zapier” app.
In the “Choose Trigger” section mark the “Catch Hook” option – Continue
Set up Webhooks by Zapier Hook – Continue
The following screen appears, with the address “webhook url”. When you press OK, Zapier will wait for a test.
The address “Webhook URL” should be copied in the URL field of the Custom Forms that we are going to create. Add the name, the type, in this case Zapier and click on the insert button
If you know the fields to create the action, you can click on the gear and enter “Show form Fields” to add and configure the different fields that will later be used in the form and sent to Zapier.
If you do not know the fields, access the Zap in Zapier and select App in the second step, choose Gmail and all available actions appear. Tag “Send Email”, click on the continue button (Zapier will ask you to connect your Gmail account) and later a screen with all fields that you need in Gmail will appear to create the mail.
Cool, now you have all the information to create the form. It’s been quite easy, hasn’t it?
After creating the fields in LLodi, return to the Custom Forms screen and click again on the gear, on this occasion you will have to access the “Test Form” option of the gear to run the test. This process will connect LLodi and Zapier, and in the previous screen, you will be able to join each Gmail field with a field of LLodi.
More help “Creating a Zap” in Zapier.
it’s time to add the extension on your Qlik platform and configure the new worflow.