When this happens...
GitHubNew Mention
Then do this...
SlackSend Channel Message

Juggling only works if the left and right hands can work together. When different parts of a team are working with different skills on different platforms you need to have a forum on which they can communicate and share ideas. Use this integration from

Note: When you set up the Zapier integration you will need to assign a channel like #general. Just follow the easy-peazy instructions when you set it up.

How It Works

  1. A new mention on GitHub triggers Zapier
  2. Zapier sends the mention to Slack as a new message

What You Need

  • GitHub account
  • Slack account

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

Triggered when a new issue is created.

GitHub
Create Gist

Creates a new gist.

GitHub
New Mention

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

GitHub
Create Pull Request

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

GitHub
New Commit

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

GitHub
Update Issue

Update an existing issue.

Slack
New Starred Message

Triggers when you star a message.

Slack
Send Direct Message

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

Slack
New Message Posted to Channel

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

Slack
Send Channel Message

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

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GitHub is the perfect place to share code and work collaboratively on private and open source software.

Slack is a platform for team communication: everything in one place, instantly searchable, available wherever you go. Offering instant messaging, document sharing and knowledge search for modern teams.