When this happens...
TwilioNew SMS
Then do this...
SlackSend Channel Message

Do you have a Twilio SMS number that you don't check often? This Twilio Slack integration makes it easy to automatically forward those SMS messages to Slack so that you can follow up on messages faster.

Note: Works for new SMS messages to your Twilio number once this integration is turned on.

How It Works

  1. A message is sent to your Twilio number
  2. Zapier automatically forwards the message to a Slack channel of your choice

What You Need

  • Twilio account
  • Slack account

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

Triggered when a new recording is available on your account.

Call Phone

Call a number or numbers and say a message.

New Transcription

Triggered when a new transcription is available on your account.

Send SMS

Send a SMS to a number or numbers.

New Call

Triggered when a call is finished on your Twilio number.

Send Direct Message

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


Triggered when an SMS is sent to your Twilio number.

Send Channel Message

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

New Starred Message

Triggers when you star a message.

Add Reminder

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

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