When this happens...
Email by ZapierNew Inbound Email
Then do this...
ThingsCreate To-Do

Looking for a quick way to add emails to your to-do app? Set up a free Zapier email address and whenever a new email is forwarded to that address, a new to-do will be added to your Things inbox automatically.

How this Email by Zapier-Things integration works

  1. A new email is forwarded to your Zapier email address
  2. Zapier creates a new to-do in your Things inbox

Apps involved

  • Email by Zapier
  • Things

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When this happens...
then do this!
New Inbound Email

Triggers when an email is forwarded to your own custom address.

Send Outbound Email

Send an email from your own custom address. Up to 10 emails sent per hour.

Create To-Do

Adds a new to-do to your Things Inbox.

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What is Email by Zapier?


Send and receive email via a custom Zapier email address at "". This is great for triggering off of emails and sending custom emails. (Max of 10 email sends per hour.) Have direct access to your own email servers? Check out our IMAP and SMTP services!

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