ClickSend is a cloud-based service that lets you send and receive SMS, email and voice worldwide.
For the purposes of working inside a Flow XO flow, we'll be using ClickSend's SMS features as part of an automated sales and marketing flow.
You'll be able to trigger on:
- New SMS
And as an action you can:
- Send an SMS
Connecting Your Account
The first time you use ClickSend in a flow, you'll be asked to connect your account.
Authorizing ClickSend is straightforward - inside ClickSend, go to 'Settings' then click 'Manage Subaccounts':
On the next screen I can copy my API key ready to paste into Flow XO:
Once your details have been accepted, you should see something like this:
You can now click 'Next' to continue configuring your flow.
For the 'New SMS' trigger you'll need to set up a webhook:
After clicking ‘Post test reply’, you can return to Flow XO and you’ll see that your webhook from ClickSend has now been received: