Actions are automations that you can create to perform certain tasks. For instance, you can create an action to trigger a deployment on Netlify, or trigger a Zapier workflow.
At the moment, actions are triggered manually by someone from your team. However, we're working on adding support for auto-triggering actions.
In order to create new actions, go to your app, then Actions and click on Add Action (actions can be created by Owners and Developers only).
You will have to fill in the following details:
Request actions are actions that make HTTP requests to a specified URL. They can be used to trigger workflows on other platforms, such as Zapier.
In order to create a request action, you will have to fill in the following details:
Actions can be triggered by clicking on the button that is displayed on the action's page.
When an action is triggered, a request is made to the URL specified in the action's settings.