Slack
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Automatically get in touch with people who send interesting Slack messages. Use this Zap to do the work for you: whenever you star a message in Slack, Zapier will look up the sender of that message and their email address. Then Zapier will send them an email. Now, you've made a new contact with a single click.

How this Slack-Gmail integration works

  1. You star a Slack message
  2. Zapier finds the email address of the user who sent that starred Slack message
  3. Zapier sends that user an email via Gmail

Apps involved

  • Slack
  • Gmail

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It's easy to connect Slack + Gmail and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

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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.

New Public Message Posted Anywhere

Triggers when a new message is posted to any public channel.

Add Reminder

Adds a reminder for yourself or a teammate, just like the /remind slash command.

New Channel

Triggers whenever a new #channel is created.

Create Draft

Create (but do not send) a new email message.

New Email Matching Search

Triggers when you receive a new email that matches a search string you provide.

Send Email

Create and send a new email message.

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