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Performed a Custom Event

The Edit Trigger pop-up to select the Performed a custom event trigger.

Trigger automations in Workflows and Rules when a person performs a custom event.

To trigger a Rule when a person performs a custom event: 

  1. Go to Automations > Rules

  2. Select the rule you'd like to trigger when a person performs a custom event 

  3. Under What should trigger this rule? select Drip > Performed a custom event

  4. Enter the event name 

  5. Select the action to perform

  6. Click Save Rule 

To trigger a Workflow when a person performs a custom event: 

  1. Go to Automations > Workflows 

  2. Select the workflow you’d like to trigger when a person performs a custom event

  3. On the node you’d like to trigger a custom event, click +

  4. Select Drip > Performed a custom event 

  5. Enter the event name 

  6. Click Update Action

Add a Filter

Event property filter

Click + Add a filter to define the event properties for the custom event. The event will only trigger if these properties are met. For example, if you want to trigger a Rule or Workflow when someone buys a specific product, add the product name by defining the event property name > product title

Property name

The Property name is a variable that stores a given value.

Equals

A dropdown of available operators to determine if a property's value meets the trigger's filter criteria. 

Value

The Value is a piece of information that is contained inside of the event property identifier.

Performed a custom event

A person will trigger this event only if they made an order with the name Red Shirt.

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