Automating trading from a TradingView indicator
With OctoBot, you can listen to TradingView (opens in a new tab) indicator signals to automate your trades.
Go to the right menu and click on the alert button
Create a new alert with
Choose the condition : an indicator cross, a price drop, whatever you want
Add your OctoBot webhook as the following screenshot.
You can find OctoBot's webhook on your OctoBot's configuration page or in OctoBot's starting logs. It should be an url like https://XXXXXXXX.octobot.cloud/webhook/trading_view (opens in a new tab) or http://XXXXXXXX.ngrok.io/webhook/trading_view (opens in a new tab).
WARNING: To improve performances, webhooks are started only when required, this means that you need to activate a webhook related tentacle to get the webhook url (a tentacle such as the trading view signals trading mode)
Set the alert message
Learn more about how to create your TradingView alerts on the TradingView alert format guide.
Wondering how to make your OctoBot listen to TradingView signals ? Checkout our TradingView integration guide.