MARKETO INTEGRATION





This is a set of instructions on how to integrate with Marketo. This is to create a webhook within your Marketo environment to get the benefits of ZeroBounce email validation in real-time.

Getting started with Marketo For more documentation about Marketo please take a look at their docs. https://docs.marketo.com to find more details about marketo

CUSTOM FIELDS SETUP

  1. Go to your Marketo My Dashboard.

    Marketo Dashboard

    Marketo Dashboard


  2. Click on Admin on the top menu and click on Database Management ➔ Field Management

    Click the admin button on the top right.

    Click the admin button on the top right.


    Click on field management

    Click on field management


  3. Create a New Custom Field.
    You will need to create custom fields in Marketo to match the API results from the ZeroBounce API.

    Click on new custom field

    Click on new custom field


  4. Fill in the popup form with the appropriate data type in reference to each property found on the ZeroBounce API result.

    Fill out new custom field with appropriate values

    Fill out new custom field with appropriate values


  5. Ensure that all of the properties are created by searching for “ZB” in the Fields Management Fields search bar on the right pane.

    Verify that the correct fields have been created on the right

    Verify that the correct fields have been created on the right


LIST SETUP

  1. Go to the Marketo Database so we can create a new Group List or Group Smart List.

    Click on Admin and on the left pane click on "webhooks".

    Click on Admin and on the left pane click on "webhooks". You should now see ZeroBounce in your list of available webhooks


  2. Once we are on the Lead Database screen you can create a new Group folder by right-clicking Group Lists and choose New Folder

    Once we are on the Lead Database screen you can create a new Group folder
  3. Create a new List by choosing New ➔ New List in the Database top menu.

    Create a new List
  4. Fill in the New List form

    Create new list window

    Create new list window


WEBHOOK SETUP

  1. Once we have successfully created our list we can now start working on our ZeroBounce Webhook. We want to go to our Marketo Admin by clicking on Admin on the top menu and then clicking on Integration ➔ Webhooks on the left navigation menu.

    Click on the WebBooks link on the right side of your Marketo Dashboard

    Click on the WebBooks link on the right side of your Marketo Dashboard


  2. Click on Webhooks in the left navigation menu under the Integration section

    Select WebHooks on the left pane

    Select WebHooks on the left pane


  3. WebHooks Screen: Click on the new WebHook button

    WebHooks Screen: Click "New WebHook

    WebHooks Screen: Click "New WebHook


  4. Fill out the form with the following information:
    • Webhook Name: ZeroBounce
    • Description: ZeroBounce Email Validation Webhook
    • URL: You will need to generate a new API key in ZeroBounce. https://api.zerobounce.net/v2/validate?api_key=8a42b102c171439ca78e2140bf3f8cc9&email={{lead.Email Address}}&ip_address={{lead.Anonymous IP}}
    Please notice there are 3 parameters that you will pass in the URL.
    1. api_key - This comes from your ZeroBounce API (/members/apikey/)
    2. email - this information is filled by Marketo by using the “'{{lead.Email Address}}” token
    3. ip_address - this information is filled by Marketo by using the “{{lead.Anonymous IP}}” token

    Once the form is filled out completely click the Create button.

    New WebHook Form

    New WebHook Form


  5. You should now see ZeroBounce in your list of available webhooks

    ZeroBounce WebHook in Marketo dashboard

    ZeroBounce WebHook in Marketo dashboard


  6. Now that we have our Webhook we still need a way to handle the ZeroBounce API results. We need to map those results from ZeroBounce API to Marketo fields that we created earlier.

    In the Response Mappings section click Edit.


    Edit the response mapping on your webhook

    Edit the response mapping on your webhook


  7. Click Add to add each property mapping from ZeroBounce API to Marketo custom fields.

    Click Add to add each property mapping from ZeroBounce API to Marketo custom fields.
  • Response Attribute
    Marketo Field
  • account
    zbAccount
  • address
    zbEmailAddress
  • city
    zbCity
  • country
    zbCountry
  • did_you_mean
    zbDidYouMean
  • domain
    zbDomain
  • domain_age_days
    zbDomainAgeDays
  • error
    zbError
  • firstname
    zbFirstName
  • free_email
    zbFreeEmail
  • gender
    zbGender
  • lastname
    zbLastName
  • mx_found
    zbMxFound
  • mx_record
    zbMxRecord
  • processed_at
    zbProcessedAt
  • region
    zbRegion
  • smtp_provider
    zbSmtpProvider
  • status
    zbStatus
  • sub_status
    zbSubStatus
  • zipcode
    zbZipCode
Response Mapping List

Response Mapping List

Completed response mapping screen

Completed response mapping screen


FORMS SETUP


  1. Now that we have our mappings setup we can now create our forms. Go to your Marketo Design Studio.

    Marketo Dashboard: Click "Design Studio

    Marketo Dashboard: Click "Design Studio


  2. Let’s create a new form. In the Design Studio click on New ➔ New Form.

    Design Studio: Click on New and Choose New Form

    Design Studio: Click on New and Choose New Form


  3. Fill out the New Form popup and click Create.

    New Form window

    New Form window


  4. We can stick to the default settings for the form. Click Finish. Then click Approve and Close.

    We can stick to the default settings for the form.
    Click Finish once your are completed

    Click Finish once your are completed



LANDING PAGE SETUP


  1. Let’s create our Landing Pages. Let’s create a Thank You page. Within the Design Studio click New ➔ New Landing Page.

    Select Design Studio on the left pane

    Select Design Studio on the left pane


    Select New Landing Page under the "new" dropdown

    Select New Landing Page under the "new" dropdown


  2. Fill in the New Landing Page popup form and click Create.

    New landing page form window

    New landing page form window


  3. In the editor click and drag the Rich Text box over to the page container and type in a Thank You message and save the design and ensure to click Approve and Close.

    Landing page editor window

    Landing page editor window


  4. Let’s create one more Landing Page. From the Design Studio click New ➔ New Landing Page.

    Create a new landing page

    Create a new landing page


  5. Fill in the New Landing Page popup form and click Create.

    Fill out "New Landing Page" form

    Fill out "New Landing Page" form


  6. Click and drag the Form element to the editor container.

    Drag the form element from right pane in "Design Studio"

    Drag the form element from right pane in "Design Studio"


  7. Fill in the Insert New Form popup and choose the ZeroBouce Test Form we created earlier.

    Select the previous Landing Page you created

    Select the previous Landing Page you created


  8. Once we are finished setting up our Landing Page. Click the Landing Page Actions menu and choose Approve and Close.

    Select "Landing Page Actions" on the left pane

    Select "Landing Page Actions" on the left pane



CAMPAIGN SETUP


  1. Let’s setup a campaign. From the Marketo Logo menu click on Marketing Activities.

    "Select Marketing Activities" on the left pane

    "Select Marketing Activities" on the left pane


  2. Click on New ➔ New Smart Campaign.

    Select "New Smart Campaign"

    Select "New Smart Campaign"


  3. Fill in the New Smart Campaign form and click Create.

    New Smart Campaign form

    New Smart Campaign form


    Newly created smart campaign

    Newly created smart campaign


  4. Click on Smart List in the top navigation for our campaign. Click and drag Fills Out Form over to the editors box.

    Select "Smart List" on the top navigation

    Select "Smart List" on the top navigation next to your Campaign name and then select "Fills Out Form" in the right pane


  5. Fill in the information to use our new ZeroBounce Test Form we created earlier.

    "Smart List > Fill Out Form" screen

    "Smart List > Fill Out Form" screen


  6. Click on Flow as the next step in the top navigation and select "Call WebHook" on the right pane.

    Select "Flow" on the top campaign‘s top nav

    Select "Flow" on the top campaign‘s top nav


  7. Fill in the webhook information for the webhook we created earlier.

    Call WebHook form

    Call WebHook form


  8. Next, click and drag the Add to List to the Flow editor.

    Drag "Add to List" from the right pane to the main window below the "Call WebHook" flow you created

    Drag "Add to List" from the right pane to the main window below the "Call WebHook" flow you created


  9. Fill in the information so that we are using the ZeroBounce Test List we created earlier.

    Fill "List Name" with our previously created list

    Fill "List Name" with our previously created list


  10. It’s now time to test your webhook.



SETUP COMPLETE

You can now test your webhook by activating the Landing Page you created earlier.