# MailerLite Trigger

MailerLite (opens new window) is an email marketing solution that provides you with a user-friendly content editor, simplified subscriber management, and campaign reports with the most important statistics.

🔑 Credentials

You can find authentication information for this node here.

# Events

  • Campaign Sent
  • Subscriber Added to Group
  • Subscriber Added through Webform
  • Subscriber Autonomation Completed
  • Subscriber Autonomation Triggered
  • Subscriber Bounced
  • Subscriber Created
  • Subscriber Complained
  • Subscriber Removed from Group
  • Subscriber Unsubscribe
  • Subscriber Updated

# Example Usage

This workflow allows you to receive updates when a subscriber is added to a group in MailerLite and add them to a base in Airtable. You can also find the workflow (opens new window) on n8n.io. This example usage workflow would use the following node.

The final workflow should look like the following image.

A workflow with the Mautic Trigger node

# 1. MailerLite Trigger

The MailerLite Trigger node will trigger the workflow when a subscriber is added to a group in MailerLite.

  1. First of all, you'll have to enter credentials for the MailerLite Trigger node. You can find out how to do that here.
  2. Select 'Subscriber Added to Group' from the Events dropdown list.
  3. Click on Execute Node to run the node.

In the screenshot below, you will notice that the node returns the information of the subscriber that was added to a group in MailerLite. This output is passed on to the next node in the workflow.

Using the MailerLite Trigger node to trigger the workflow

# 2. Set node

We will use the Set node to ensure that only the data that we set in this node gets passed on to the next nodes in the workflow.

  1. Click on Add Value and select 'String' from the dropdown list.
  2. Enter Name in the Name field.
  3. Click on the gears icon next to the Value field and click on Add Expression.
  4. Select the following in the Variable Selector section: Nodes > MailerLite Trigger > Output Data > JSON > data > subscriber > name. You can also add the following expression: {{$node["MailerLite Trigger"].json["data"]["subscriber"]["name"]}}.
  5. Click on Add Value and select 'String' from the dropdown list.
  6. Enter Email in the Name field.
  7. Click on the gears icon next to the Value field and click on Add Expression.
  8. Select the following in the Variable Selector section: Nodes > MailerLite Trigger > Output Data > JSON > data > subscriber > email. You can also add the following expression: {{$node["MailerLite Trigger"].json["data"]["subscriber"]["email"]}}.
  9. Toggle Keep Only Set to true. We set this option to true to ensure that only the data that we have set in this node get passed on to the next nodes in the workflow.
  10. Click on Execute Node to run the node.

In the screenshot below, you will notice that the node uses the data from the previous node and returns the data that we set for the workflow.

Using the Set node to set the data

# 3. Airtable node

This node will store the data coming from the previous node in a table in Airtable.

  1. First of all, you'll have to enter credentials for the Airtable node. You can find out how to do that here.
  2. Select 'Append' from the Operation dropdown list.
  3. Enter the base ID in the Base ID field. For obtaining the Base ID, head over to their API page (opens new window) and select the correct base. You’ll find the Base ID under the Introduction section.
  4. In n8n, paste the ID of the base in the Base ID field.
  5. Enter the table name in the Table name field.
  6. Click on Execute Node to run the node.

In the screenshot below, you will notice that the node adds the information of the subscriber from the previous node in a table in Airtable.

Using the Airtable node to append the information of a subscriber

💡 Activate workflow for production

You'll need to save the workflow and then click on the Activate toggle on the top right of the screen to activate the workflow. Your workflow will then be triggered as specified by the settings in the MailerLite Trigger node.