GitHub
When this happens...
GitHubNew Issue (Legacy)
Then do this...
SlackSend Direct Message

You can't always be on GitHub, and email is hard to monitor. Get alerts where you spend your time by setting up this Slack notification Zap. It will trigger whenever a new issue is posted on GitHub, automatically sending you a direct message with everything you need to know about it.

How this GitHub-Slack integration works

  1. A new issue is created on GitHub
  2. Zapier sends you a direct message on Slack

Apps involved

  • GitHub
  • Slack

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When this happens...
then do this!
New Issue

Triggered when a new issue is created.

Create Gist

Creates a new gist.

New Mention

Triggers when your Github username is mentioned in a Commit, Comment, Issue or Pull Request.

Create Pull Request

Create a new pull request and merge it (optional).

New Commit

Triggered when a new commit is created. Select your organization, repo and branch.

Update Issue

Update an existing issue.

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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