ActBlue/Bluelink Messaging Create Campaign

Sync ActBlue contact and donation information into Bluelink Messaging

Before you can sync data from ActBlue into Bluelink Messaging, you will need to setup your ActBlue integration. 

Once your ActBlue integration is setup, you will create your ActBlue to Bluelink Messaging pipeline. 


Step 1: After your ActBlue to Bluelink Messaging pipeline is connected, you will see a "Create Campaign" button. 

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Step 2: Once you click the "Create Campaign" button you will be redirected into your Bluelink Messaging account. 

Step 3: Select "1 to 1 SMS" to create your campaign. 

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Step 4: Choose the campaign visibility. 

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Step 5: The "Thank your donors" template is pre-filled for you. 

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You will be able to edit the template language before your messages are sent. We have created a standard template that will enable us to embed the donated dollar amount for each user. 


Step 6: Assign the campaign to an user. 

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Step 7: Give your campaign a unique name.

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Step 8: Review you have all of the correct pieces and click Submit. Screen Shot 2020-07-01 at 10.19.08 AM

Once you click submit you will see a green "Success" banner and the status of the campaign as "Pending".
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Once your campaign is approved, the status will change to "Open" and you will see an "Activate to Text" button. 

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Once you activate your campaign you can begin to send messages!