# Raindrop

Raindrop (opens new window) is a bookmarking tool that allows you to organize your bookmarks.

🔑 Credentials

You can find authentication information for this node here.

# Basic Operations

Bookmark
  • Create a bookmark
  • Delete a bookmark
  • Get a bookmark
  • Get all bookmarks
  • Update a bookmark
Collection
  • Create a collection
  • Delete a collection
  • Get a collection
  • Get all collections
  • Update a collection
Tag
  • Delete a tag
  • Get all tags
User
  • Get a user

# Example Usage

This workflow allows you to create a collection and create, update, and get a bookmark in Raindrop. You can also find the workflow (opens new window) on n8n.io. This example usage workflow uses the following nodes.

The final workflow should look like the following image.

A workflow with the Raindrop node

# 1. Start node

The Start node exists by default when you create a new workflow.

# 2. Raindrop node (create: collection)

This node will create a new collection in Raindrop.

  1. First of all, you'll have to enter credentials for the Raindrop node. You can find out how to do that here.
  2. Select 'Create' from the Operation dropdown list.
  3. Enter a title in the Title field.
  4. Click on Execute Node to run the node.

In the screenshot below, you will notice that the node creates a new collection with the title n8n-docs.

Using the Raindrop node to create a new collection

# 3. Raindrop1 node (create: bookmark)

This node will create a new bookmark and add it to the collection that we created in the previous node.

  1. Select the credentials that you entered in the previous node.
  2. Select 'Bookmark' from the Resource dropdown list.
  3. Select 'Create' from the Operation dropdown list.
  4. Click on the gears icon next to the Collection field and click on Add Expression.
  5. Select the following in the Variable Selector section: Current Node > Input Data > JSON > _id. You can also add the following expression: {{$json["_id"]}}.
  6. Enter https://docs.n8n.io in the Link field.
  7. Click on Add Field and select 'Title' from the dropdown list.
  8. Enter Documentation in the Title field.
  9. Click on Execute Node to run the node.

In the screenshot below, you will notice that the node creates a new bookmark with the title Documentation.

Using the Raindrop node to create a new bookmark

# 4. Raindrop2 node (update: bookmark)

This node will update the bookmark that we created in the previous node.

  1. Select the credentials that you entered in the previous node.
  2. Select 'Bookmark' from the Resource dropdown list.
  3. Select 'Update' from the Operation dropdown list.
  4. Click on the gears icon next to the Bookmark ID field and click on Add Expression.
  5. Select the following in the Variable Selector section: Current Node > Input Data > JSON > _id. You can also add the following expression: {{$json["_id"]}}.
  6. Click on Add Field and select 'Title' from the dropdown list.
  7. Enter n8n Documentation in the Title field.
  8. Click on Execute Node to run the node.

In the screenshot below, you will notice that the node updates the title of the bookmark that we created in the previous node.

Using the Raindrop node to update a bookmark

# 5. Raindrop3 node (get: bookmark)

This node will return the information about the bookmark that we created earlier.

  1. Select the credentials that you entered in the previous node.
  2. Select 'Bookmark' from the Resource dropdown list.
  3. Click on the gears icon next to the Bookmark ID field and click on Add Expression.
  4. Select the following in the Variable Selector section: Current Node > Input Data > JSON > _id. You can also add the following expression: {{$json["_id"]}}.
  5. Click on Execute Node to run the node.

In the screenshot below, you will notice that the node returns the information on the bookmark that we created earlier.

Using the Raindrop node to get a bookmark