Are you searching for a way through which you can create ActiveCampaign contact for new BigCommerce customer automatically? If yes! Then, look no further, as here you will get a step-by-step guide to do so.

How to Create ActiveCampaign Contact for New BigCommerce Customer

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Before getting started, let’s know a little bit about both software.  Primarily, BigCommerce is an eCommerce platform that offers secure hosting, advanced SEO, etc. Whereas, ActiveCampaign is a CRM tool that helps customers by automating marketing, sales, and support processes.

Using Pabbly Connect, whenever a new customer is added in BigCommerce, the contact data will be saved in ActiveCampaign automatically. We have also embedded a video tutorial for this integration, have a look at it-

Pabbly Connect enables you to integrate unlimited premium applications without any coding skills. Just integrate it once & relax, it will handle all the workload later. Also, you can access all the features even in its free plan.

Besides, we have a template for this integration that can assist you to begin your integration journey in no time. Just go to Marketplace and look for the apps you use to start integration. Simply tap on the image below to get started.

How to Create ActiveCampaign Contact for New BigCommerce Customer

So, without further ado, let’s follow the step-by-step procedure to integrate BigCommerce and ActiveCampaign.

Step 1: Sign up to Pabbly Connect

Sign Up

Begin the process to create ActiveCampaign contact for the new BigCommerce customer by pressing on the “Sign Up Free” icon on the Pabbly Connect home page. You can either manually fill-up all the details or sign up using your Gmail account.

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Step 2: Access Pabbly Connect

Select Connect

After logging into the account, press the “Access Now” button of the Connect section in the dashboard.

Step 3: Workflow for BigCommerce to ActiveCampaign Integration

(a) Start with a New Workflow

Create New Workflow

Begin with creating a workflow for your project by pressing the ‘Create Workflow’ button.

(b) Name the Workflow

Name the Workflow

Now, name the workflow just like in the above-shown image. As here I named the workflow as “BigCommerce to ActiveCampaign”, you can obviously change it as per your requirements.

Step 4: Setting Trigger for BigCommerce to ActiveCampaign Integration

After naming the workflow, select the application you want to integrate. Pabbly Connect enables you to integrate unlimited premium applications, create your free account now.

(a) Select Application you Want to Integrate

Select Application you Want to Integrate

Now, select the application that you want to integrate. In this case, we are choosing “BigCommerce” for integration, and in the method section, select “New Customer”.

(b) Click Connect Button

Click Connect Button

Next, press the “Connect with BigCommerce” button.

Step 5: Connecting BigCommerce to Pabbly Connect

Afterward, to connect BigCommerce with Pabbly Connect, you have to authorize the application. Thus, you have to log in to your BigCommerce account.

(a) Go to Advanced Settings

Go to Advanced Settings

Now, go to the Bigcommece dashboard & hit “Advanced Settings”.

(b) Click on API Accounts

Click on API Accounts

Later, press the “API Accounts”.

(c) Create API Account

Create API Account

Now, hit the button named “Create API Account” & then choose the option “Create V2/V3 API Token”.

(d) Copy the API Path Key

Copy the API Path Key

Furthermore, copy the API Path highlighted in the image & then hit the “Save” button.

(e) Copy the Client ID and Access Token

Copy the Client ID and Access Token

Ultimately, a window will pop-up with API keys. Just copy the “Client ID & Access Token” then hit the “Done” button.

(f) Paste the API Keys

Paste the API Keys

Promptly, paste the respective API keys & tokens in the mentioned columns. Then tap on the “Save” button.

Step 6: Enroll a Dummy Customer

Now, to check this integration, we will capture the data from BigCommerce, and for that, we will create a dummy customer in BigCommerce.

(a) Capture Webhook Response

Capture Webhook Response

Once you add the webhook URL to your BigCommerce account, just press the “Capture Webhook Response” button to capture the data from BigCommerce.

(b) Make a Dummy Customer

Enroll a Dummy Customer

Afterward, create a new customer, by simply logging in to your Bigcommerce account.

Step 7: Test the Response in Pabbly Connect Dashboard

Test the Response in Pabbly Connect Dashboard

After creating the customer in BigCommerce, the customer’s info will appear on the Pabbly Connect dashboard. Next, tap on the “Save” button.

Step 8: Setting Actions for BigCommerce to ActiveCampaign Integration

Later, to make this BigCommerce-ActiveCampaign integration work, choose two actions for your trigger. Primary, BigCommerce to get the proper customer’s info from the customer ID that we got in the trigger part. Secondary, to create a contact in ActiveCampaign.

(a) Select Application you Want to Integrate

Select Application you Want to Integrate

Subsequently, press the + button below & choose the application that you want to integrate. Here we will choose “BigCommerce” and in the method, section select “Get Customer By Id”. After choosing the application click on the “Connect with BigCommerce” button.

(b) Authorize Application

Authorize Application

Next, choose the previously used credentials to move forward.

(c) Save & Send Test Request

Save & Send Test Request

Now, map the “Customer ID” and then hit the “Save & Send Test Request” button.

(e) Save the API Response

Save the API Response

As we can see that all the information about the customer is captured within Pabbly Connect. Now, press the “Save” button.

(f) Select Application you Want to Integrate

Select ActiveCampaign

The following step is to hit the “+” icon then select “ActiveCampaign” & in the choose method option, select ”Create a Contact”.

(g) Click the Connect Button

Click the Connect Button

Forthwith, press the “Connect With ActiveCampaign” button after making all the necessary changes. After that, the authentication window will open that will ask for API Key & URL for which you have to log-in to your ActiveCampaign account.

Step 9: Connecting ActiveCampaign to Pabbly Connect

Subsequently, to connect ActiveCampaign with Pabbly Connect, log in to your ActiveCampaign account for the API keys.

(a) Click on ActiveCampaign Settings

Click on ActiveCampaign Settings

After login, go to the “Settings” option on the left side of the bottom section of the dashboard.

(b) Go to Developer Section

Go to Developer Section to Add New Stripe customers to ActiveCampaign as Contact

Once you go to “Settings”, a tab will open up, where you can see the “Developer” option, just click on it.

(c) Copy the API Key and URL

Copy the API Key and URL

Quickly, copy the API & URL appearing on the dashboard.

(d) Fill API Key

Fill API Key

Following that, paste API Key, and in the “URL” column, mention URL. After ensuring all this, hit the “Save” button.

(e) Map Field Data

Map Field Data

Next, map the required field from the drop-down such as for the email field, select the email option, and for the name field select the name option. Next, after entering all the details, hit the “Send Test Request” button to test the Shopify and ActiveCampaign integration.

Step 10: Check Response in ActiveCampaign Dashboard

Check Response in ActiveCampaign

Lastly, when you check your ActiveCampaign, you can see that the contact info is updated automatically for the newly created customer in BigCommerce.

Conclusion –

That’s it! Now you know “How to Create ActiveCampaign Contact for New BigCommerce Customer” in real-time. This is a one-time process, now all your manual work will be done by the online business automation tool i.e Pabbly Connect. Just follow the step-by-step procedure mentioned above and your Shopify to ActiveCampaign integration is set.

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