CAMPAIGNS

Automated Message Campaigns, Data Captures, Birthday Messages, Polls, and Contests.

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V3: Spanish keywords

Are you thinking of using keywords in Spanish? Great idea...but here's what you need to know to make sure it works as planned.
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V3: How to create a new keyword/autoreply campaign

Using the latest version of PastorsLine? Here's how to create a keyword / autoreply campaign.
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V3: Create an "Update directory" campaign

How to create a campaign to allow your church to update their information through automations and data capture.
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Campaigns: Create Keyword/Autoreply

V3 & V2: How to make a new group with a keyword and/or autoreply.
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FAQs about Keywords

V3 & V2: What are Keywords? How are they used? Are they case sensitive? Etc.
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Use Keyword Auto-reply to send a link from the short code

How to send a link from the short code using the group's keyword auto-reply feature
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How to set up a Prayer Chain

V3 & V2: Prayer chains help make sure your prayer requests are fulfilled.
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Using an AMC to send links from a short code

V3 & V2: How to use an Automated Message Campaign to send texts / links from the short code (with data capture)
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Ninja Trick- Custom Data Capture Fields

V3 & V2: Using address capture field to capture custom info
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Scheduling polls with an Automated Messages Campaign (AMC)

V3 & V2: Polling groups - great way to keep in touch & get feedback. Wouldn't it be nice to prepare & schedule them in advance? Here's how.
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How to manually remove Contacts from your Automated Message Campaigns (Legacy)

V3 & V2: How to manually remove Contacts from your Automated Message Campaigns (AMC) using the campaigns page
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Making your service a "touchless" experience

Due to COVID-19, you may need to find ways to make your service a more touchless experience without sacrificing that "personal touch"
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V3: Campaigns page (Campaign summary)

All about campaigns, what's on the Campaigns page and how to work with it.
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What happens when I edit an existing Automated Messages Campaign (AMC) that has contacts already queued?

V3 & V2: Do my AMC queued contacts disappear? Do they get added to? Here is everything you wanted to know.
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How do the left and right sides of an Automated Message Campaign (AMC) work?

V3 & V2: Each side serves a different purpose but both have to be turned on to handle all opt ins effectively.
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V3: Keyword autoreply

How to create a campaign with a keyword and autoreply.
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How many credits does a data capture use?

V3 & V2: How many credits does a data capture use per person?
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How to get people to text your number, and if they don't, how you can still use the power of automation in the follow-up!

V3& V2: Tips for getting numbers of first-time guests + using automation to make your follow-up easier and more effective.
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Which triggers can I use to add people into my Automated Messages Campaign (AMC)?

V3 & V2: The triggers which can add people to an Automated Messages Campaign (AMC)
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Timer (Evergreen) vs. Date Based?

V3 & V2: Choosing between using Timer: Evergreen and date based timer settings for your Automated Message Campaign (AMC)
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Creating a Guest Follow Up Workflow

V3 & V2: How to create a guest follow up workflow / campaign Using keyword, Data captures (DC) and Automated Message Campaigns (AMC)
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Ninja Trick - Using multiple keywords to trigger additional automation

V3 & V2: Using multiple keywords to trigger additional automation, using data captures and automated message campaigns
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How to Clone your Campaigns

How to Clone your Campaigns, polls, data captures (DC) and automated messages (AMC). Also, explains "draft" status of a campaign.
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Automated Messages Campaign

V3: How to manually remove Contacts from your Automated Message Campaigns

How to manually remove Contacts from your Automated Message Campaigns (AMC) in V3
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V3: How can I create an internal email and text message?

Use the PastorsLine campaigns feature to communicate internally via email and text.
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V3: How can I add a voice broadcast/message to a campaign?

Got a campaign? Want to include a voice message? Here's how.
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V3: How to create a new automated messages campaign (AMC)

Using the latest version of PastorsLine? Here's how to create an AMC.
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V3: How do I add my First-time Guests into one of my Automated Messages Campaigns (AMC)?

Need to add first-time visitors into an AMC? Here's how.
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AMC: Overnight message warning

V3 & V2: Are your Automated Message Campaigns sending out midnight messages or wee hours wishes? We can help you with that.
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V3: Are your Automated Messages not sending or showing as scheduled?

Are your messages in your AMC not sending or showing as scheduled? You might be missing this small step!
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How to avoid slow or laggy auto-replies when using a keyword with Automated Messages Campaigns(AMC)

V3 & V2: Keep your AMC process flowing more smoothly (and more quickly) with these suggestions.
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Automated Messages

Demo and intro to Automated Messages Campaign (AMC)
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How to manually add Contacts to your Automated Message Campaigns

V3 & V2: How to manually add Contacts to your Automated Message Campaigns (AMC)
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How to View at which stage each person has reached in your Automated Messages Campaigns

V3 & V2: How to View at which stage each person has reached in your Automated Messages Campaigns
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How can I send an internal msg to a colleague to ping them when someone opts in to a campaign?

V3 & V2: Notify colleagues/staff/subscribers when a contact opts in to a campaign
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Using Group Trigger in Automated Message Campaigns

V3 & V2: Using Group Trigger in Automated Message Campaigns (AMC)
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How to use the "send after X days" condition in an Automated Message Campaign

V3 & V2: How to use the "send after X days" condition in an "Evergreen" Automated Message Campaign (AMC).
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Data Capture

V3: How to create a new data capture

Using the latest version of PastorsLine? Here's how to create a data capture campaign.
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Data capture: Creating new Data Capture from the Campaigns page

V3, V2 & V1: Whether you got here from Version 3, the HUB, or the Legacy app, here is the process to create a new data capture.
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Ninja Trick - Leaving the "First Message" of the Data Capture blank

If using a Data Capture Campaign, skip the first message and cater the auto replies to the new vs existing profile?
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Create a New Data Capture Campaign

V3, V2, V1: How to create a new data capture
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Edit an existing Data Capture

V3 & V2: How can I edit an existing data capture or change the questions asked?
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Creating a Prayer Request Campaign

Using a data capture to capture prayer request, Ninja trick
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Re-using an existing data capture

How to re-use / link an existing data capture to a new group.
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How to view your Data Capture and resend some of the stages

How to view your Data Capture and resend some of the stages
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How to prevent deleting a data capture when you delete a group

How to prevent deleting a data capture when trying to delete a group that is connected to it
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How to release or unlink a data capture from a group

In order to re-use a data capture, you need to unlink it from its current group.
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How to manually add Contacts to your Data Capture

How to manually add Contacts to your Data Capture
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How do the right and left sides of a Data Capture work?

V3 & V2: Explaining how the right and left sides of a Data Capture work
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Data capture (FKA autoresponder) HUB

V3 & V2: What is a data capture and how can I use it? About + first steps
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Are data capture (FKA autoresponder), digital connect texts, and text/chatbots really that powerful?

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Why should our church or ministry use data capture (FKA autoresponder), digital connect texts, or text/chatbots?

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What can data capture (FKA autoresponder), digital connect texts, or text/chat bots do?

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What are digital connect texts and why are they better than digital connect cards?

V3 & V2: comparing digital connect cards vs. digital connect texts
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What is a data capture (FKA autoresponder) or text/chat bot? Why should I use one?

A good explanation including examples + links to more information and actual examples.
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