Create An SMS Bot In Zapier

By the end of this tutorial, you will have created an SMS bot in Zapier. The bot will send you an SMS with a weather forecast for the day.

Updated:
June 9, 2021
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Length:
6 Minutes
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Table Of Contents

1. Weather By Zapier

2. SMS By Zapier

1. Weather By Zapier

Sign up for an account on Zapier.

Log into Zapier and click 'Make A Zap'.

Connect Weather By Zapier. And set the trigger event to 'Today's Forecast'.

Click, continue.

Now define the settings for Weather By Zapier:

Click, continue.

Click 'Test Trigger'. The weather for your location should appear.

Then, click continue.

2. SMS By Zapier

Connect 'SMS By Zapier'. And set the action event to 'Send SMS'.

Now, click continue.

You'll now be required to verify your phone number. Once you have confirmed your number, you can select if from the dropdown menu. And, click continue.

Now define the settings for SMS By Zapier:

Then, click continue.

Now, click 'Test and Review'. You should get an SMS.

Return to Zapier, and click 'Turn On Zap'.

Rename your Zap to 'Weather Notifications'.

You will now receive daily weather forecasts via SMS automatically.

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