Generate an invoice with a synchronous API response

06/04/2020 Ulises 168 views

Here we will make an example of how to create an invoice and return it as a result in the same API call, using a Sync URL. These are the steps: Configure the Interface First, let’s configure the interface, in this case we will use the same payload our CRM will send to Flowize to […]

Update a data record based on a form submit

29/05/2019 Ulises 380 views

You can update data records params based on the field values of a form. Let’s see the following example: We have that form hosted in Flowize. We have created a Website type Content (also called Hosted Page) with the following HTML: <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset=”utf-8″> <title>Form demo</title> <link rel=”stylesheet” href=””> </head> <body> <div […]

Create Webhook URL using Default Apps

18/09/2018 Ulises 121 views

You can register a new Webhook URL, this can be connected to an existing Plugin or can be an other webhook. As we explain before we are going to create our first webhook for the Event1. This webhook will be created using the Default plugin. Lets follow the next steps: First we need to know […]

Authorise FullContact app

18/09/2018 Ulises 271 views

We have two different apps for FullContact, each of them has a different purpose and a different type of authorisation: FullContact: Used to find information about somebody from the big data. FullContactv3: Used to retrieve information from your contacts imported in FullContact web app. FullContact It only needs an API Key which you can directly […]

Generate a report of a flow

05/07/2018 Ulises 68 views

Introduction In this example, we are going to generate a report of a flow. This report will be compressed in a .zip file (base64 encoded) and it will contain information about each function that has been executed. These are the steps that are going to be covered: Build flow Report file Build flow In this […]

Use multiple languages

02/07/2018 Ulises 157 views

Introduction In this example, we are going to extend the travel catalog showcase. We are going to send an email to a bunch of customers with the URL to the catalog. Both the email and the hosted page will be available in three languages: Spanish, English and German. Moreover, the customers will be able to […]

Handle errors in a flow

29/06/2018 Ulises 132 views

Introduction The error handling flow is an especial type of flow that allows you to handle errors. If something goes wrong during the execution of a data record, it will be managed by this error handler. In this example, we are going to set up a simple flow that is going to send an email to […]

Add analytics

27/06/2018 Ulises 157 views

Introduction In this example, we are going to extend the travel catalog showcase. We are going to create an analytics dashboard that will be composed of two rows. The first one will show information about the emails that were sent to the customer: number of bounces, delivered emails and how many have been opened. The […]

Use the keystore

25/06/2018 Ulises 252 views

Introduction In this post, we are going to see how to use the Keystore and apply it to a real case of use. The Keystore is meant to share information between different records or flow executions, so for this showcase, we are going to create a flow and a keystore schema. The flow will send […]

Create a content collection

25/06/2018 Ulises 170 views

Introduction The content collection allows us to manage several contents by applying conditions. In this example, we are going to build a travel catalog that simply displays two offers. The URL to this catalog will be sent via e-mail to our customers. Each offer will redirect us to its corresponding view when clicking on it. […]

Use a direct URL

15/06/2018 Ulises 397 views

Introduction The direct URL is a way to insert data into our system. As it is explained in this post, there are several types of direct URLs. In this section we are going to cover the type To get a Hosted page content. This option basically renders a hosted page content that will kick off a flow. […]

Create a Facebook Messenger Bot using Flowize

04/06/2018 Ulises 1115 views

You can create a Facebook Messenger Bot using Flowize to automatically respond your customer queries or to send them their invoices, for example. Just follow these steps: Create a Facebook Page and a Facebook Application in Facebook for developers platform. Install and configure the Facebook Messenger app in Flowize. Include the webhook URL in Facebook […]

Indicate the format of your date/time string

16/05/2017 Ulises 152 views

You can indicate the format of your date/time string in the following way: Format character Description Example returned values Day d Day of the month, 2 digits with leading zeros 01 to 31 D A textual representation of a day, three letters Mon through Sun j Day of the month without leading zeros 1 to […]

Get an OpenWeather API key

15/05/2017 Ulises 116 views

To get an API key for OpenWeather: Visit OpenWeatherMap pricing page choose your plan and subscribe. You can choose the free plan to start, signup clicking here Fill up the form and submit, you will be logged in automatically and receive an email with some useful information about the API. Now you can click […]

Register an application in Bitly

08/05/2017 Ulises 1803 views

This is how you can get a Bitly Token to authorize your Bitly plugin in the platform in order to shorten URLs in a flow. Go to and sign in with one of the methods you have available or create a new account. In the following page click on “Register an application”. You will […]

Connect your Webhook

03/03/2017 Ulises 277 views

Introduction Webhooks are “user-defined HTTP callbacks”. They are usually triggered by some event, such as pushing code to a repository, a login or clicking on a unique link. When that event occurs, the source site makes an HTTP request to the URL configured for the webhook. You can connect your webhook to our platform to […]

Use a Condition

17/01/2017 Ulises 129 views

Introduction You can use conditions in flows and templates. Conditions are a powerful tool, with them you can easily target your communications. Using conditions in a flow For this example, we have download the apps Open Weather and SMTP Emails, we have mapped the response of Open Weather to our data schema, created an interface to […]

Create a template

12/01/2017 Josemi Villena 163 views

Introduction  The online content processors we’re used to today are basic at best. You can absolutely make a normal invoice, email, or another print document with it. And if you want your document to stand out from other default template documents, you’ll have a tough time making it look better. Content Layout section is a […]

Move a data record to another Flow

11/01/2017 Chris van der Veen 59 views

Introduction You can move a record to another flow by using the Move to Flow object. Select a flow You should select a Published flow with which you want to start that record. The record will start in real-time and from the beginning of the selected flow.  

Create a Custom App

11/01/2017 Ulises 401 views

Introduction By creating a custom app you can connect Public APIs and your own APIs to our platform. These can be used within the flow designer to automate your communication process. In this example, we are going to extend the webhook showcase. We are going to create a custom app that will make a call […]

Create an Interface

09/01/2017 Chris van der Veen 109 views

Introduction The interfaces represent your applications which are allowed to connect with our API. You can connect various applications with different settings and data-structures. Create a new interface Creating a new interface in just a few steps: Fill in a unique name and description of your application, the name of the application is mandatory and […]