When this happens...
SlackNew Mention
Then do this...
SMS by ZapierSend SMS

Keep an eye out for urgent situations that arise in Slack--without looking at Slack all day. Use this Zap to get an SMS whenever a certain word or username is mentioned in any Slack channel. That way, you can rest assured that you'll be notified about important topics without wasting time combing through every Slack channel.

How this Slack-SMS by Zapier integration works

  1. A new mention (of a certain word of username) is created in Slack
  2. Zapier sends an SMS

Apps involved

  • Slack
  • SMS by Zapier

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When this happens...
then do this!
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.

Send SMS

Send an SMS to a number. Notice that a successful action means that the SMS has been queued, not delivered.

New Mention

Triggers when a username or highlight word is mentioned in a public #channel.

Set Channel Topic

Sets the topic on a selected channel.

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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.

Using our built-in number, you can send a limited number of SMS / text messages or even make calls. This is great for reminders!