How to connect ManyChat with SendLane
ManyChat / SendLane

Connect ManyChat to SendLane with LeadsBridge

ManyChat » SendLane

In this article, you'll learn how to set up the bridge and connect ManyChat to SendLane using LeadsBridge.

How to set up your bridge step-by-step tutorial

Before you start

  1. Head over to the left sidebar and click on Bridges
  2. You'll be taken to the Bridges section of your account
  3. Click on the Add New button
  4. You'll be taken to the first step of the bridge creation

Step 2: Setup your ManyChat source

You may send lead's information from ManyChat to LeadsBridge through the Webhook feature.

Copy the Webhook address that you see in this step and set this endpoint as the data receiver inside your ManyChat settings.

How to setup the webhook on ManyChat

Required: to use ManyChat as a source please confirm that you have the External Request (PRO feature) available in your ManyChat Flows.

  1. Go on your ManyChat account and click on "Flows".
  2. Create a "New Flow" or "Edit" an existing one.
  3. Once done, click on "Go to Flow Builder" and select "Perform Actions".
  4. Add the "External Request" by clicking on "+ Action".
  5. Click on "External Request" option to open the "Edit Request" page.
  6. On the "Edit Request" page, paste the Webhook URL provided by LeadsBridge in the "Request URL" field.
  7. On the "Request Body" section, click on "Add Full Subscriber Data" to add all user's fields.

  1. Click on "Test the Request" to send a test lead to LeadsBridge.
  2. On LeadsBridge side: stay on the Source step (2° step) of the bridge while sending this test, this way LeadsBridge will be able to recognize the fields and let you do the matching with your destination integration.
See the GIF below that illustrate the process.

Before proceeding

One last thing before proceeding to the next step is to send a test lead from ManyChat. This will allow us to recognize the attributes you'd like to pass along and offer them as presets in the next steps of the setup.

  1. Please make sure the LeadsBridge screen is saying "Waiting for New Lead...", it means that we're ready to receive your test data
  2. Go to ManyChat
  3. Submit a test lead
  4. Once done go back to LeadsBridge and verify that your test was sent successfully
  5. You should see the information processed correctly by the app
  6. Click on the Next button

Step 3: Setup your SendLane destination

  1. Type in the integration's name in the dedicated field
  2. Enter HTML form code where you want to send your leads
  3. How can I create the HTML form?: Login to your SendLane account and follow this video ( OPEN LINK)
  4. Click on the Next button
  5. You'll now be able to select the destination segment to send your leads to
  6. You may choose to receive an email receipt for each incoming lead.
    • Type the address(es) where you'd like to receive the receipt
    • You may also modify the Subject line of the email
  7. Click on the Next button

That's all! Congratulations.

You'll be redirected to the bridges section of your account with a green success message at the top right of the page and your bridge will now be active.

Have you got some questions?

You may want to take a look at the common questions on the respective integration's documentation.

If you have any other questions, or need help to configure your bridge from ManyChat to SendLane with LeadsBridge, do not hesitate to contact our Support!