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The seven Action types

The HTTP Request Action

In this lesson, we’ll cover:

  • How the HTTP Request Action allows you to make web requests to APIs and other web applications
  • How this Action is the most powerful and commonly used type
  • Support for all types of requests, including GET (to fetch information) and POST (to change an external system)
  • The broad feature set including SSL verification, changing HTTP headers like User-Agent, support for various content types, and authorization
  • Troubleshooting and retries

Further reading

Check out the HTTP Request Action docs page for a full description of all capabilities and configuration options.