Google Docs
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Google DocsCreate Document from Text

If you have a weekly summary that you need to put together for your boss, or you want to motivate yourself to write a weekly blog post, try this Zap: it automatically creates a Google Docs document each week at a time that you specify.

How It Works

  1. You choose when each week you want a Google Doc to be created
  2. Zapier automatically creates a Google Doc filled with text that you specify

What You Need

  • A Google Docs account

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New Document in Folder

Triggers when a new document is added to a specific folder (but not its subfolders).

Create Document from Template

Creates a new doc based on an existing one and can replace any placeholder variables found in your template doc, like {{name}}, {{email}}, etc.

New Document

Triggers when a new document is added (inside any folder).

Upload Document

Copy an already-existing file from another service to Docs. Will convert the file to Google Doc format if possible.

Every Week

Triggers every week, just choose what day of the week.

Append Text to Document

Appends text to an existing document.

Every Day

Triggers daily, just choose at what hour of time.

Create Document from Text

Create a new document from text. Also supports limited HTML.

Every Month

Triggers every month, just choose what day of the month.

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Google Docs is an online word processor that lets you create and format text documents. Collaboratively edit documents with other people in real time. We also support Google Sheets!

About Schedule by Zapier


Schedule is a native Zapier app you can use for recurring tasks. Trigger an action every day of the month, every day of the week or every single day. You can also select the hour of the day. If you're a developer, this is similar to a crontab, cronjob or cron.

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