Basecamp 3 Integrations

  • Create Trello cards from new Basecamp 3 to-dos

    When different teams manage projects with different tools, it can be challenging to keep everyone on the same page. Once you set up this Zapier integration, any to-do created in a designated Basecamp project and list will also create a card in Trello on its own board and list. Welcome to streamlined cross-team collaboration.

    How this Basecamp 3-Trello integration works

    1. A new to-do is added to a list in Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier creates a new Trello card for this to-do

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Trello
  • Post new Basecamp 3 activity to a Slack channel

    Want a heads up on your project activity without leaving chat? This Zapier integration is just the trick. Every new interaction in Basecamp will automatically get posted to a Slack channel. You can keep tabs on your projects without switching apps - genius!

    How this Basecamp 3-Slack integration works

    1. New activity is posted to Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier posts that activity to a designated Slack channel

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Slack
  • Create Basecamp 3 to-dos from new labeled Gmail messages

    When a message arrives in your inbox from an important client, you want to get that action item out of your email and onto your to-do list as quickly as possible. Use this Zapier automation to turn emails into to-do's in a flash. After you set it up, whenever you add a label (like "urgent" or "due today") to a new email, Zapier will add this email to a to-do list in Basecamp 3. Then, take a minute and revel in the calmness of your inbox.

    How this Gmail-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. You add a label to a new Gmail message
    2. Zapier creates a to-do in Basecamp 3

    Apps involved

    • Gmail
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new rows in Google Sheets as to-dos in Basecamp 3

    If you're using a spreadsheet to log feedback, new orders or anything that requires a follow-up, this Zapier automation helps make sure nothing falls through the cracks. After you set it up, every time a new row is added to a Google Sheet, Zapier will add the content of that row as a to-do in Basecamp 3. Ta-da! Your to-do list is more organized than ever.

    How this Google Sheets-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A new row is added to a designated Google Sheet
    2. Zapier adds the content of this row to a to-do in a list in Basecamp 3

    Apps involved

    • Google Sheets
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new inbound emails as Basecamp 3 to-dos

    Do you get the same type of email again and again that requires a follow-up? Get that email out of your inbox and onto your to-do list with this Zapier automation. After you set up this Zap, new emails to your Email by Zapier inbox will automatically be added to a to-do list in Basecamp 3. You're one step closer to inbox zero and a tidy to-do list.

    How this Email by Zapier-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. An inbound email is received via Email by Zapier
    2. Zapier adds this email as a to-do in Basecamp 3

    Apps involved

    • Email by Zapier
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new Basecamp 3 todos as tasks in Todoist

    Managing your to-do list can feel like an uphill climb. Reach peak performance by using this Zapier integration to streamline your punch list. After you set it up, every time a new to-do is added to Basecamp 3, Zapier will add a new task to Todoist. Conquering your to-do list never felt so easy.

    How this Basecamp 3-Todoist integration works

    1. A new todo is added to Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier adds this as a task in Todoist

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Todoist
  • Add new Google Form responses as Basecamp 3 to-dos

    The responses you're collecting with your form require a speedy follow-up, but without a reminder on your to-do list, it can slip your mind. Close the gap with this Zapier integration. After you set it up, every time a new response is logged in a Google Form, Zapier will add this response to a to-do list in Basecamp 3. All your action items are in one place so nothing will fall by the wayside.

    How this Google Forms-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A new response is logged in a Google Form
    2. Zapier adds this response as a to-do in Basecamp 3

    Apps involved

    • Google Forms
    • Basecamp 3
  • Create to-dos lists in Basecamp 3 every month

    Have a list of to-dos that need to be accomplished every month? Use this Zap to automatically create to-do lists in Basecamp 3 at a certain time every month. That way, you don't have to worry about creating the list yourself. Instead, you can focus dividing up the to-dos and executing on them!

    How this Schedule by Zapier-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A certain day of the month occurs
    2. Zapier creates a to-do list in Basecamp 3

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Zapier
  • Create Basecamp 3 to-dos when Google Calendar events start

    Your day is jam-packed and missing a meeting is a huge no-no. Zapier can send you a warning for upcoming events with this clever integration. After it's set up, new to-do's are created in Basecamp 3 when a Google Calendar event is starting. You'll keep tabs on your day without scrambling to prepare!

    How this Google Calendar-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A Google Calendar event start triggers at a preset time before the event
    2. Zapier creates a new to-do item for the event in Basecamp 3

    Apps involved

    • Google Calendar
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new Dropbox files to Basecamp 3

    Looking for files is a surefire way to lose a chunk of your day. Make it easy for everyone to find what their looking for by using this Zapier integration. After you set it up, every time a new file is added to Dropbox, Zapier will automatically upload the file to a Basecamp 3 project. What will you do with all of your newfound time?

    How this Dropbox-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A new file is added to Dropbox
    2. Zapier uploads this file to a designated Basecamp 3 project

    Apps involved

    • Dropbox
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new Trello cards as Basecamp 3 to-dos

    If you're working with a team that uses Trello, but you prefer to organize your to-dos in Basecamp 3, this Zapier integration has you covered. After you set it up, every time a new card is added to Trello, Zapier will add a new to-do to a list in Basecamp 3. You can have all your action items in one place, without flipping back and forth across project management tools.

    How this Trello-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A new card is added to a Trello board
    2. Zapier adds this card as a to-do in a Basecamp 3 to-do list

    Apps involved

    • Trello
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new Basecamp 3 to-dos to Google Sheets as new rows

    Do you enjoy using Basecamp 3 to-dos but find it easier to keep track of things in a spreadsheet? Zapier can automate this for you with this simple integration. Once it is configured, new Basecamp 3 to-dos will create new rows in your favorite worksheet in Google Sheets, allowing you to keep track of everything right where you want it, automatically.

    How this Basecamp 3-Google Sheets integration works

    1. New to-dos are created in Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier adds the to-dos as rows in Google Sheets.

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Google Sheets
  • Add new Basecamp 3 to-dos as tasks in OmniFocus

    If your to-do list is scattered across multiple apps, it can be hard to know where to start. Use this Zapier integration to create one master to-do list. After you set it up, every time a new to-do is added to a list in Basecamp 3, Zapier will create a new task in OmniFocus. With all your to-dos in one place, you're ready to conquer the day.

    How this Basecamp 3-OmniFocus integration works

    1. A new to-do is added to a list in Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier adds a task to OmniFocus

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • OmniFocus
  • Add Slack channel messages as Basecamp 3 to-dos

    It's common for action items to be posted in chat, but it's all too easy to forgot to move those items to your to-do list. You can use this Zapier automation as a helping hand. After you set it up, new messages in a Slack channel will be added to Basecamp 3 as to-dos on a list. No more scrolling through Slack to remember what's on your punch list!

    How this Slack-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A message is sent to a Slack channel
    2. Zapier adds that message as a to-do on a Basecamp 3 list

    Apps involved

    • Slack
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new Basecamp 3 schedule entries to Google Calendar as detailed events

    Get a clear picture of your entire schedule by consolidating all of your events into Google Calendar. Use this Zap to automatically add your new Basecamp 3 schedule entries to Google Calendar as detailed events. That way, you don't have to switch between apps to get a list of your schedule for the day.

    How this Basecamp 3-Google Calendar integration works

    1. A new Basecamp 3 schedule entry is created
    2. Zapier creates a detailed event in Google Calendar

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Google Calendar
  • Add new Wufoo form entries as Basecamp 3 to-dos

    Whether you're collecting new orders or customer feedback, a form entry holds valuable information that needs some attention. Swiftly get those forms onto your punch list with this Zapier integration. Once you set it up, new Wufoo form entries will automatically be added as to-dos on a Basecamp 3 to-do list. Your to-do list just got a little easier to manage.

    How this Wufoo-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A new Wufoo form entry is received
    2. Zapier adds this form entry as a Basecamp 3 to-do

    Apps involved

    • Wufoo
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new Basecamp 3 to-dos to Wunderlist

    When your tasks are scattered across a few different lists, it's hard to know what to prioritize or where to start. Use this Zapier integration to tighten up your to-do list. After you set it up, every time you add a new to-do to a list in Basecamp 3, Zapier will add a new task to Wunderlist. Then, you'll have a clear view of what's on your plate.

    How this Basecamp 3-Wunderlist integration works

    1. A new to-do is added to Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier adds this to-do as a task in Wunderlist

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Wunderlist
  • Post new Basecamp 3 to-dos to a Slack channel

    Need to keep an eye on a VIP (very important project)? After you set up this Zapier integration, every time a new to-do is added to a designated list in Basecamp 3, Zapier will post a message in a Slack channel. You'll always be up to speed on what's due next.

    How this Basecamp 3-Slack integration works

    1. A new to-do is added to a list in Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier posts that to-do in a Slack channel message

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Slack
  • Create Slack channels from new Basecamp 3 projects

    Every time your team begins work on a new project, they need a new a space to chat about their work. You can use this Zapier integration to automate the setup and get your team rolling right away. After you set up this Zap, every time a new project is created in Basecamp 3, Zapier creates a new Slack channel. Which gif will you post in Slack to celebrate the time you just saved?

    How this Basecamp 3-Slack integration works

    1. A new project is created in Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier creates a new Slack channel

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Slack
  • Add new Basecamp 3 to-dos to Asana as new tasks

    You and your team might use a variety of apps to keep track of your tasks. Automate copying tasks from one list to another so you'll never have to worry about any of them falling through the cracks. This Zap will trigger whenever you add a new to-do to a Basecamp list, automatically creating a matching task for it in Asana. That means you can spend less time managing your tasks and more time completing them.

    How this Basecamp 3-Asana integration works

    1. A new to-do item is created on a Basecamp 3 list
    2. Zapier automatically adds a new task to Asana

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Asana
  • Add new Basecamp 3 to-dos to Google Calendar as new events

    You've got enough to-dos on your list, don't make adding tasks to your Google calendar one of them. Automatically create new Google Calendar events from Basecamp 3 to-dos by running Zapier in the background and rest assured your calendar is updated. You'll never miss another meeting again.

    How this Basecamp 3-Google Calandar integration works

    1. A new to-do is added to a Basecamp 3 list
    2. Zapier automatically adds the to-do to Google Calendar as a new event

    What You Need

    • Basecamp 3
    • Google Calendar
  • Add new Basecamp 3 to-dos to Todoist

    If your colleagues plan collaboratively, but you want your to-dos in one master place, this integration can help. After you set it up, new Basecamp 3 to-dos will automatically be added as tasks in Todoist. You can manage your to-do list the way you want, and never miss a deadline.

    How this Basecamp 3-Todoist integration works

    1. A new to-do is added to Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier adds this to-do as a task in Todoist

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • Todoist
  • Add new Asana tasks to a Basecamp 3 to-do list

    When different teams use different tools to manage projects, keeping your to-do list organized is no easy feat. With this Zapier integration, you can keep your scattered tasks centralized. After you set it up, every time a new task is added to an Asana project, Zapier will add the task as a to-do in Basecamp 3. Having just one to-do list is a little less daunting, isn't it?

    How this Asana-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A new task is added to Asana
    2. Zapier adds this task as a to-do in Basecamp 3

    Apps involved

    • Asana
    • Basecamp 3
  • Create Basecamp 3 projects from new Harvest projects

    When a project is set up for time-tracking, it's a clear indication that it's time to dig in and get started on the work. Automate a step on your project kickoff list with this Zapier integration. After you set it up, every time a new project is created in Harvest, Zapier will create a new project in Basecamp 3. Your team will have all the tools needed to get to work.

    How this Harvest-Basecamp 3 integration works

    1. A new project is created in Harvest
    2. Zapier creates a new project in Basecamp 3

    Apps involved

    • Harvest
    • Basecamp 3
  • Add new Basecamp 3 to-dos as issues in JIRA

    If your teams use different project management tools, it can be clunky to move tasks from one team to another. Not anymore, thanks to this Zapier integration. After you set it up, new Basecamp 3 to-dos will automatically be added to JIRA as issues. Your teams will finally be speaking the same language.

    How this Basecamp 3-JIRA integration works

    1. A new to-do is added to a list in Basecamp 3
    2. Zapier creates a new issue in JIRA

    Apps involved

    • Basecamp 3
    • JIRA

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Basecamp 3 Integration Details

Launched on Zapier November 30, 2015

Use Zapier to connect all the information you need to track projects and communicate efficiently in Basecamp 3. Without writing any extra code, you can transfer emails, support tickets, meeting notes, and more into Basecamp 3 from the other apps your team uses.

Here are some creative ways to use Basecamp 3 with Zapier:

  • Keep your to-dos up to date across apps. Use Zapier to add Basecamp 3 to-dos as Trello cards, Jira issues, or Todoist tasks.
  • Help your team stay on top of recurring tasks by scheduling monthly, weekly, or daily to-dos or messages in Basecamp 3.
  • Quickly turn form responses into action items. Add new entries from Wufoo, Typeform, SurveyMonkey, or other form apps to Basecamp 3.

Zapier combines Triggers (like "New To-do") and Actions (like "Create Message") to complete an action in one app when a trigger occurs in another app. These combos—called "Zaps"—complete your tasks automatically.

The following Basecamp 3 Triggers, Searches, and Actions are supported by Zapier:

New To-do

Triggers when a new to-do is created in a basecamp.

New Activity

Triggers when any activity happens in a basecamp.

New Project

Triggers when a new project is created.

New Comment

Triggers when a new comment is created in a basecamp.

New To-do List

Triggers when a new to-do list is created in a basecamp.

New Message

Triggers when a new message is created in a basecamp.

New Document

Triggers when a new document is created in a folder.

New Schedule Entry

Triggers when a new schedule entry is created in a basecamp.

New Account

Triggers when a new basecamp account is created.

New Upload

Triggered when a new upload is added.

New Person

Triggers when a new person is available in the account.

Create Message

Creates a new message in a message board.

Create Project

Creates a new project.

Create To-do List

Creates a new to-do list in a to-do set.

Create Campfire Message

Creates a Campfire message.

Create To-do

Creates a new to-do in a to-do list.

Create Comment on Message

Creates a new comment in a message.

Create Project from Template

Creates a new project using a template.

Upload File

Uploads a new file in a folder.

Add Person to a Project

Adds or creates a new person to an existing project.

Create Schedule Entry

Creates a new schedule entry in a schedule.

Create Document

Creates a new document in a folder.

Find Project

Finds a project by name.

Find Person

Finds a person by name or email.

Find To-do List

Finds a to-do list by name.

Find Document

Finds a document by name.

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