When this happens...
PayPalSuccessful Sale
Then do this...
dotdigitalSend Transactional Email

Keen to take control over the transactional emails your customers receive, with important stats like open, click, and bounce rates? This Zap will send an email via dotdigital every time someone buys your products via PayPal. It's an easy way to keep your customers up to date by sending them confirmation of their transaction.

How this PayPal-dotdigital integration works

  1. A new successful sale in PayPal
  2. Zapier sends a transactional email from dotdigital

Apps involved

  • PayPal
  • dotdigital

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When this happens...
then do this!
Successful Sale

Only successfully completed payments trigger this (with line item support).

Send Campaign

Send a campaign to a given contact.

New Survey Response

Triggers when a survey of your choice receives a new response.

Enrol Contact in Program

This operation enrols a given contact into an automation program.

Refunded Sale

Only refunded payments trigger this.

Create or Update Contact

Creates a new contact, updates an existing one or adds contact to a given address book.

Successful Sale

Only successfully completed payments trigger this.

Create Contact Data Field

Creates a contact data field within the account.

All Merchant Transactions

All Merchant Transactions, regardless of status, trigger this.

Unsubscribe Contact

Unsubscribes contact from account.

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dotdigital (formerly dotmailer) Engagement Cloud is an engagement platform that helps businesses engage customers across all touchpoints. Users can leverage data, surface powerful insights, and automate the customer journey using email, SMS, and more.

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PayPal is a fast, safe way to send money, make an online payment, receive money or set up a merchant account. With over 150 million active registered accounts, PayPal helps people and businesses receive and make payments in more than 100 currencies in 203 markets.

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