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TwilioSend SMS

Notify yourself or team members about new MailChimp subscribers. This Zapier integration makes it easy to set up a text alert. Once a new subscriber is added to MailChimp, Twilio will send an SMS to the numbers you specify. Everyone will be in the know--automatically.

How this MailChimp-Twilio integration works

  1. A new subscriber is added to MailChimp
  2. Twilio sends an SMS

Apps involved

  • MailChimp
  • Twilio

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New Subscriber

Triggers when a new subscriber is added to an audience.

Add/Update Subscriber

Add a new subscriber to an audience of your choosing. Can be used to update an existing subscriber too.

Updated Subscriber

Triggers when a subscriber is added or updated in an audience.

Call Phone

Call a number or numbers and say a message.

New Campaign

Triggers when a new campaign is created or sent.

Send SMS

Send a SMS to a number or numbers.

New Recording

Triggered when a new recording is available on your account.

Create Custom Event

Creates a custom event for an existing subscriber.

New Transcription

Triggered when a new transcription is available on your account.

Send Campaign

Sends a campaign draft. PLEASE NOTE: This action sends an email to everyone signed up to the Campaign. Are you trying to send an email to just one person? Set up an Automation within MailChimp and assign the welcome email to a tag. Then assign that tag to your customer with the Add Subscriber To Tag Action.

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