In this article, you will learn how to hyperlink text to a Conversion notification in order link to a page that was sent to Evidence in a Webook. An example of how this could be used is if you have the link to a product page coming to Evidence in a webhook, and you want to have a visitor click the link in a notification to take them to the product page.
Step 1: Select the Link from the Source
In your Webhook Source, click the Add a field drop-down.
From the drop-down select the field that contains the link you would like to pull from the webhook.
Step 2: Create a Merge Field for the Link
Click the Design tab in the Notification settings.
Click the Edit Fields button off to the right. This is where the Merge Fields are managed.
From the menu that appears on the right, click the ADD FIELD button.
Name your link field. You can name it anything you would like, but Link is the most common. You will also want to enter a default URL just in case there is a situation in which a link is not sent to Evidence in the webhook.
From the drop-down below, select the Link field you are pulling from the webhook.
Click the Create Field button in the bottom right.
Step 3: Hyperlink the Notification Text
First, we want to copy the merge field that we will be using to hyperlink. To do this, click anywhere on the notification, select the merge field option from the menu, and click the Link merge field. Then cut the merge field that appears to copy it to your clipboard.
Highlight the text that you want to hyperlink.
Click the Link button on the menu and select Insert Link.
Paste the Merge Field for the link that you copied moments ago into the URL box, then click the Confirm button in the bottom right of the modal.
Once you've made your changes to the appearance of the notification, click the Save button in the bottom right.
Congratulations, you have now successfully hyperlinked text on a notification with the link from a webhook.
- How to pull multiple source fields into a single merge field
- How to Configure a Conversion Notification
- Connect Data Sources to your Evidence App
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