1. Feature Overview
You can create custom lead fields to store data about your users like their birthdays, work anniversaries, marital status, etc. You can choose the data types you want the fields to accept and customize them according to your preference.
You can even setup automation on the basis of some of these fields, see How to Create a User Automation.
2. Customizing Fields
You can manage custom fields for your users by navigating to Settings>Customization>Custom Fields, then clicking Edit.
All the custom fields will now be available to edit. You can edit:
|Field Display Name||You can name the custom field anything you want. E.g., Birthday, Age, etc.|
|Schema Name||Represents the database object the field will be stored as. Note that schema names should start with a character, can contain only alphanumeric characters or underscore and character length should be less than 100.|
|Type||The field type can be Number, Text, DateTime, Dropdown. If you select Dropdown, you can configure the values by clicking the settings wheel that appears alongside.|
|Is Editable||If you select yes, the custom field will be editable in the user’s ‘My Profile’ tab.|
Once you’re done editing the custom fields click Save.
Your custom fields will now be saved for all users.
Have any questions you’d like to voice? Or any experiences with this feature you’d like to share? Please feel free to start a discussion in the comments section.