Automation samples

The ability of Schedule Actions add-on to let you schedule any action of an automation can be used for multiples purposes.

In this page, you will find some examples about real or useful automations you can setup with this add-on on your site:

Email reminders

One of the main requests that Schedule Actions want to solve is to bring you full flexibility of schedule emails as reminder for the users who have completed some tasks on your site:

TRIGGER
When user purchases a product

ACTION
Send an email to the user 3 days later to know his opinion with the purchase process
ACTION
Send an email to the user 7 days later with a discount code for the next purchase
TRIGGER
When user completes a course

ACTION
Send an email to the user 1 week later letting him know about similar courses
ACTION
Send an email to the user 1 month later asking for a review the course contents

Schedule role changes for membership sites

Schedule Actions add-on has support to add different schedules to each action of the same automation. Thanks to this you can setup automations with actions that gets executed inmediately and other actions that will get executed after a while.

TRIGGER
When user purchases a membership

ACTION
Change user role to editor
ACTION
Change user role to subscriber 1 year later (to revert back the first action)
TRIGGER
When user purchases a membership

ACTION
Set the profile type Member
ACTION
Set the profile type User 1 month later (to revert back the first action)

Schedule any action of any plugin

Schedule Actions add-on works with all actions supported so you have completely freedom to make your custom workflows of your choice with the different actions from the different plugins that AutomatorWP supports:

TRIGGER
When user submits a form

ACTION
Enroll user in a course 1 hour later
TRIGGER
When user purchases a product

ACTION
RSVP user on an event 1 week later
TRIGGER
When user reaches a rank

ACTION
Add user to a level 1 year later
TRIGGER
When a tag is added to the user

ACTION
Show a popup 10 minutes later