Generate a URL that has variables from user answers (v3)

It can happen that at the end of the flow you want redirect your clients to a specific website. It can be also the case that you want to generate a URL with the values provided by the users and that your website can adapt the content and design according to these values.

Let's say, for example, that you have a shop and want to redirect the users to your website; in the bot you have already asked for their favourite colour (blue) and gender (female). So the url that you want to generate will be something like this: www.myshop.com/models?color=blue&gender=female

Here is a step by step guide DEMO on how to build redirect urls with user variables.

The flow in the builder is shown below:

  1. First, we need to store any user value in a variable, in this case we will store it a variable called "@query"

  1. To build the url, we will use an Ask A Question block with 1 button.

We will set up the button as a Link:

  1. To build the URL, we will add the variable @query, as below:

https://www.google.com/search?q=@{query}

As you can see, to add the @query as a variable we did like this: @{query}. It's important to follow the order: @{THENAMEOFTHEVARIABLE}

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