Setting Up the Pontiflex Connection

Using Pontiflex, you can run signup ads within mobile apps and websites, and accelerate the growth of your house file with brand-specific, new-to-file confirmed opt-ins.

Procedure

Acquiring The Data Needed For Direct Import (Data Transfer)

  1. Obtain and make note of the user_id. To do this:
    1. Go to Settings > Platform Settings > Data Exchange.
    2. Scroll down to the Direct Import section. Make note of the user_id
    Direct Import User ID
  2. Obtain the site name for your account. To do this:
    1. Go to Settings > Account Information > General.
    2. Make note of the site name specified for your account.
    Account Site Name
  3. Obtain a list ID for the list you want to add the contacts to. To do this:
    1. Go to Contacts > Lists.
    2. Click on the name of the list you want to add the contacts to. You will be brought to the overview page for that list.
    3. Scroll down to the bottom right corner of the list over view page. Make note of the List API ID.
    List ID
  4. Optional: You can pass additional data about contacts from Pontiflex into Bronto (first name, last name, city, state, zip, etc.). This information is stored in fields in the application. If you wish to store additional contact data from Pontiflex in fields in the application, make note of the field names you wish to use. To view all the fields in your account, go to Contacts > Fields.
  5. Send this information to Pontiflex.

Acquiring The Data Needed To Send The Welcome Email:

  1. Go to Messages > All Messages.
  2. Click on the name of the email message you wish to send.
  3. From the Message Overview page, make note of the Message API ID for the message.

    The Message API ID is located in the bottom right portion of the page.

    Message API ID
  4. Choose a from name for the email being sent.
    The from name, also called an alias, is the name that appears to the recipient of the email message.