How to Trigger a Workflow For Every New Subscriber In Drip

There’s a weird gap in Drip’s functionality: You can’t trigger a workflow or automation rule for all new subscribers. You can trigger rules based on “Submitted a form,” but that doesn’t work for users that are created via import or API. Here’s how you can work around that:

Drip Doesn’t Have A Trigger, But Zapier Does

Zapier has the “new subscriber trigger” that Drip is missing.

You can use Drip to trigger Zapier to trigger Drip. Weird I know.  For part two fo the zap, you can either add a tag to a subscriber or trigger an event. From there you can use Drip’s regular rules and workflows for all new subscribers.