|SharpSpring provides ways for you to create powerful automations based on your lead behaviors.
Automations in SharpSpring are composed of workflows and action groups, which themselves are composed of various actions or events.
This article will detail how to create an action group for your automations.
Action Group Distinctions
You can create standalone reusable action groups, which are a collection of standalone events that can be referenced within a visual workflow or be manually scheduled to a list. With reusable action groups, you do not have to continuously recreate common action groups.
Branches are a collection of actions created for use only within a visual workflow. Branches are not action groups. As the name implies, this collection of actions branch out from the action group and are dependent upon additional criteria in order to function. Branches will not be added as reusable, standalone action groups.
Creating Action Groups
Important: The Visual Workflow Builder is not supported in Internet Explorer 11. Use one of the other browsers supported by SharpSpring to create visual workflows.
To create action groups, do the following: