Set up a webhook in Optimizely Web Experimentation

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This topic describes how to:
  • Ensure that you know when your snippet has been updated
  • Ensure that you know when your project has been changed
  • Set up a webhook

If you want to make sure you find out whenever your projects are updated and a new snippet is available, you can simply set up a webhook in Optimizely Web Experimentation.

A webhook is an HTTP callback that notifies you anytime the snippet or project has been updated. Register a URL that Optimizely Web Experimentation will notify anytime they change.

Here is how to set up a webhook, with step-by-step instructions below:

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  1. Navigate to Settings Webhooks.

  2. Click Create New Webhook...

  3. Enter the URL where Optimizely Web Experimentation will send datafile updates.

  4. Click Save.

You can set up and use multiple webhooks in Optimizely Web Experimentation.

Learn more about webhooks, including the format of the webhook payload and code samples, in our developer documentation.