This article describes how to set up the Appcues connector.

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Connector Actions

Action Name AudienceStream EventStream
Update User Profile
Record User Event

Configure Settings

Go to the Connector Marketplace and add a new connector. Read the Connector Overview article for general instructions on how to add a connector.

After adding the connector, configure the following settings:

  • Account ID
    • Your Appcues Account ID.
    • Found on the account settings page.

Action Settings - Parameters and Options

Click Next or go to the Actions tab. This is where you configure connector actions.

This section describes how to set up parameters and options for each action.

Action - Update User Profile

Parameters

Parameter Description
User ID
  • The end user ID of the profile to update.
Properties
  • Object containing arbitrary key-value data to update in the user's stored profile.
  • For more information, see: Appcues HTTP API (Developer).

Action - Record User Event

Parameters

Parameter Description
User ID
  • The end user ID of the profile to update.
Event Name
  • Event name.
  • Maximum of 127 characters.
  • This is the main mechanism for grouping and targeting on specific events.
  • For more information, see: Appcues HTTP API (Developer).
Timestamp
  • Time at which the event occurred.
  • Either integer format (as Unix time) or string format (as ISO-8601 compliant date, for example 2016-01-13T13:05:22.000Z).
Event Attributes
  • Event attributes