An action is the execution of a task by a selected app. Every app has a set of actions that are pre-defined by the app’s owner.
- Google Drive: Download a file to your Drive.
- Facebook: Post a photo to your timeline.
- Slack: Post a message on your channel.
When creating a miix, you must specify details about the actions that the miix contains. These details are called action essentials. Action essentials describe certain aspects of an action, such as a user account or a device that will execute a task.