# Overview

Simon connects to [Airship](πŸ”—ο»Ώ) so you can send personalized push notifications to your customers with your Airship account, right from within the Simon Flow and Journeys builders in just a few steps.

Use Cases

  • Use custom content to quickly personalize push notifications via your existing Airship account to better reach your customers.

  • Add/remove Airship tags to keep track of your Simon campaigns on the Airship side.

Before you begin

  • Review [Flows and Channel Actions: How They Work](πŸ”—ο»Ώ).

  • If you haven't already, [connect your Airship account to Simon](πŸ”—ο»Ώ).



# Getting Started

## Authentication

Your integration with Airship needs to be set up before you can use the channel action. See [Outbound Integrations](πŸ”—ο»Ώ).

See also, Airship's [configuration requirements](πŸ”—ο»Ώ).



# Action Types

ActionFunctionOne-timeTriggeredStreamRecurringJourneys 2
ο»Ώ[Send Push Notification To Contact](πŸ”—ο»Ώ)ο»ΏSend Airship push notifications right from Simon, triggered by segments and events.βœ…βœ…βŒβœ…βœ…
ο»Ώ[Tag Contact](πŸ”—ο»Ώ)ο»ΏAdd or remove tags from Airship Identities, when your data pipes updates for all newly added or removed contacts.βŒβŒβœ…βŒβŒ