How can I use an automation to trigger another automation ?

A.  Finding the Actions

1. Click on the + button, located at every intersection on your workflow.Finding Actions Step 1 : Click on the + symbol

A pop-up window appears.

2. Choose the Actions tab, on the pop-up that appears.
Finding Actions Step 2 : Click on the Actions tab

3. Click on the gray dot to navigate between pages of available actions.
Finding Actions Step 3 : Click on the gray dot

4. Click on the Then trigger another automation option.Finding Actions Step 4 : Click on the Then trigger another automation option to add it to your workflow


B. Setting up the Action

1. Select which of your other automations you want to trigger at this step of your design.
Trigger another automation action Step 1: Select which automation you want to trigger

The automation you select here, can have any of available triggers. You just need to make sure that the automation you select on is already active so that it can be triggered!

2. Click on the Save button.
Trigger another automation action Step 2: Click on the Save button

Your Action step will be ready and waiting inside your workflow.

If you change your mind rest assured that you can always edit your automation workflow to make it work in conjunction with the other automation it triggers. And if you want to time things perfectly, take a look at our super practical Conditional / Control steps.