When this happens...
SlackNew Starred Message
Then do this...
Basecamp 3Create To-do

Among the chatter in your channels is a string of to-dos, but moving them into your task workflow can disrupt your flow. Be a productivity superstar and solve this pain with a star! After you set up this Zapier integration, you can star any Slack message and it will automatically be added to Basecamp as a to-do.

How this Slack-Basecamp 3 integration works

  1. You star a message in Slack
  2. Zapier creates a Basecamp 3 to-do using the Slack message text and link to message

Apps involved

  • Slack
  • Basecamp 3

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When this happens...
then do this!
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 Starred Message

Triggers when you star a message.

Send Direct Message

Send a direct message to a user or yourself from the Slackbot.

New Message Posted to Channel

Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #channel you choose.

Send Channel Message

Post a new message to a specific #channel you choose.

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