Campaign Create API

You can use the following api to create and launch an event triggered campaign

Sample Call:

  • cURL
 curl  -H "Accept: application/json" -H "Content-type: application/json" -X POST -d '{
  "name": "Event Triggered campaign - 1",
  "startdate": "2017-08-21T20:09:26Z",
  "enddate": "2017-09-21T20:09:26Z", 
  "triggering_event_name": "enrolled",
  "bypass_message_limits": true,
  "send_to_unsubscribed": false,
  "triggers": [
    {
      "template_uuid": "0f09e1d8-7a4a-4e0d-85f5-987e47cf95dd",
      "utm_source": "blueshift", 
      "utm_campaign": "event_triggered_campaign_1",
      "utm_medium": "email"
    }
  ]
}' -u <USER_API_KEY>:  https://api.getblueshift.com/api/v1/campaigns/event_triggered

Sample Response:

  • JSON
{
    "campaign": {
        "uuid": "21f20429-a2ab-477d-8d66-ddd9a6308fe1",
        "name": "Event Triggered campaign - 1",
        "startdate": "2017-08-21T20:09:26Z",
        "enddate": "2017-09-21T20:09:26Z",
        "triggering_event_name": "enrolled",
        "bypass_message_limits": true,
        "send_to_unsubscribed": false,
        "journey_concurrency": "multiple"
    }
}

 

Attributes:

Attribute Description Sample
name Campaign Name "Event Triggered campaign - 1"
startdate Campaign start time, in iso8601 format, default's to the current time (The campaign will launched immediately) "2017-08-21T20:09:26Z"
enddate Campaign end time, in iso8601 format, default is null (will run forever) "2017-09-21T20:09:26Z"
triggering_event_name The event which trigger's this campaign. If this attribute is not set it defaults to "api endpoint is called" "enrolled"
bypass_messaging_limits Exclude from messaging limits, boolean value. Default is false true
send_to_unsubscribed Send to Unsubscribed users, boolean value. Default is false false
journey_concurrency Allowed values ["once_per_lifetime"," once_at_any_time", "multiple"]. Default value is once_at_any_time "once_at_any_time"
triggers.templates_uuid UUID of the template to be used for the trigger, this will determine the channel too (Email, Push or SMS) "0f09e1d8-7a4a-4e0d-85f5-987e47cf95dd"
triggers.utm_source UTM Source, default value is "blueshift"  "blueshift"
triggers.utm_campaign UTM Campaign, default value is campaign name  "event_triggered_campaign_1"
triggers.utm_medium UTM Medium, default value is the inferred from the template type (Ex: "email" )  "email"
triggers.utm_content UTM Content  
triggers.utm_term UTM Term  
 

Sample Data:

  • JSON
{
  "name": "Event Triggered campaign - 1",
  "startdate": "2017-08-21T20:09:26Z",
  "enddate": "2017-09-21T20:09:26Z", 
  "triggering_event_name": "enrolled",
  "bypass_message_limits": true,
  "send_to_unsubscribed": false,
  "triggers": [
    {
      "template_uuid": "0f09e1d8-7a4a-4e0d-85f5-987e47cf95dd",
      "utm_source": "blueshift", 
      "utm_campaign": "event_triggered_campaign_1",
      "utm_medium": "email"
    }
  ]
}

One Time Campaign

You can use the following api to create and launch a one time campaign

Sample Call:

  • cURL
 curl  -H "Accept: application/json" -H "Content-type: application/json" -X POST -d '{
  "name": "One time campaign",
  "startdate": "2018-08-21T20:09:26Z",
"segment_uuid": "7ffeb874-c059-431d-a54c-c7fbae08cb98",
"send_summary_emails": "test@test.com", "bypass_message_limits": true, "send_to_unsubscribed": false, "triggers": [ { "template_uuid": "0f09e1d8-7a4a-4e0d-85f5-987e47cf95dd", "utm_source": "blueshift", "utm_campaign": "one_time_campaign_1", "utm_medium": "email" } ] }' -u <USER_API_KEY>: https://api.getblueshift.com/api/v1/campaigns/one_time

Sample Response:

{
    "campaign": {
        "uuid": "21f20429-a2ab-477d-8d66-ddd9a6308fe1",
        "name": "One time campaign - 1",
        "startdate": "2018-08-21T20:09:26Z",
        "bypass_message_limits": true,
        "segment_uuid": "7ffeb874-c059-431d-a54c-c7fbae08cb98",
        "send_summary_emails": "test@test.com",
        "send_to_unsubscribed": false
    }
}

 

Attributes:

Attribute Description Sample
name Campaign Name "One time campaign"
startdate Campaign start time, in iso8601 format, default's to the current time (The campaign will launched immediately) "2017-08-21T20:09:26Z"
segment_uuid Uuid of the segment, this is a required field "1ffec874-c059-431d-a54c-c7fbae18cb98"
send_summary_emails The email address for the campaign execution summary report  "test@test.com,test1@test.com"
bypass_messaging_limits Exclude from messaging limits, boolean value. Default is false true
send_to_unsubscribed Send to Unsubscribed users, boolean value. Default is false false
triggers.utm_source UTM Source, default value is "blueshift"  "blueshift"
triggers.utm_campaign UTM Campaign, default value is campaign name  "event_triggered_campaign_1"
triggers.utm_medium UTM Medium, default value is the inferred from the template type (Ex: "email" )  "email"
triggers.utm_content UTM Content  
triggers.utm_term UTM Term  
 

Campaign Launch

You can use the following api to launch a campaign

curl -X PUT -u <USER_API_KEY>:  https://api.getblueshift.com/api/v1/campaigns/<campaign_uuid>/launch

Campaign Pause

You can use the following api to pause a campaign

curl -X PUT -u <USER_API_KEY>: https://api.getblueshift.com/api/v1/campaigns/<campaign_uuid>/pause 

Error Codes & Responses:

Code Text Description
400 Bad Request The request was invalid or cannot be otherwise served. An accompanying error message will explain further
404 Resource not found Can happen due to resource conflict's, re-try with exponential
backoff, if the issue is not resolved please contact blueshift
409 Conflict error, please retry The request could not be completed due to a conflict with the current state of the target resource, re-try with exponential backoff
413 You can upload maximum 50 users in one api call The server is refusing to process a request because the request payload is larger than the server is willing or able to process.
429 Rate limit exceeded Too many requests, please contact blueshift for recommended throughput's.
500 Internal Server Error Please contact Blueshift for more information 
502 Service unavailable, please retry Bad Gateway, re-try with exponential backoff
503 Service unavailable, please retry Service Unavailable, re-try with exponential backoff
504 Service unavailable, please retry Gateway Timeout, please re-try with exponential backoff
 

 

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