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Want to be even more productive with Slack? Try incorporating third-party tools like IFTTT and Zapier to automate tasks, reminders, and workflows.
IFTTT for Slack
IFTTT is a service that allows you to connect web applications together using the following statement: if this, then that. With the IFTTT app for Slack, use “if this, then that” recipes to get updates in Slack channels.
Tip: Before you connect IFTTT to Slack, make sure you first create an IFTTT account.
Once you’ve created your account, use the steps below to connect to Slack:
You can click Create a New Recipe to create your own or browse a list of popular combinations. Review a list of Slack recipes that we think are pretty great.
Zapier for Slack
Zapier automatically moves info between your web apps – using workflows called Zaps – so that you can stay focused on your most important work. With the Zapier app for Slack, you can integrate Slack with hundreds of complementary apps and automate Slack tasks. You can make your own Zaps or browse from popular Zaps for Slack. Here are a couple of examples:
Trigger new Slack messages for events in other apps, such as when you receive a Gravity Forms form entry or add a contact to Zoho CRM.
Send message contents to other apps by triggering on new "Starred" messages — great for creating tasks in Trello, Asana or Todoist.
Connect Zapier to Slack
Tip: Before you connect Zapier to Slack, make sure you first create a Zapier account.
Once you’ve created your account, here’s how to connect Zapier to Slack: