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GmailNew Labeled Email
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Basecamp 3Create To-do

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

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When this happens...
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New To-do

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

Create Message

Creates a new message in a message board.

New Activity

Triggers when any activity happens in a basecamp.

Create Project

Creates a new project.

New Project

Triggers when a new project is created.

Create To-do List

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

New Email Matching Search

Triggers when you receive a new email that matches a search string you provide.

Create Draft

Create (but do not send) a new email message.

New Labeled Email

Triggers when you receive a new email and label it within two days.

Send Email

Create and send a new email message.

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One of the most popular email services, Gmail keeps track of all your emails with treaded conversations, tags, and Google-powered search to locate find any message you need.