Slack app is a powerful and known tool for organization of information exchange. It suits for big as well as small work teams or thematic communities and allows to simplify and automatize a communication process.

To make Slack usage more convenient, Short.io provides Zapier integration for Slack.

Shortening a new branded link you can send it to certain Slack channel automatically. Thereby your teammates will receive a new short link when it has been created for some domain.

Straight to the video guide or follow the instruction to configure Short.io and Slack integration:

1. Go to Zapier.

2. Choose Make a Zap.

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3. Search for Short.cm and click its icon.

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4. Turn on trigger and continue.

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5. If you configure this Zap for the first time, you need to connect your Short.io account.

6. Go to your Short.io account or https://app.short.io/settings/integrations/api-key

7. Open User Menu.

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8. Choose the "Integrations & API" tab.

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9. Copy API key.

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10. Paste API key to connect Short.io account. Continue.

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11. When account is on, continue.

12. Choose a domain and continue.

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13. Pick a sample of the link to test.

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14. Now you need to add an action. Search for Slack and click its icon.

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15. Choose an action depending on your needs. The example is Send direct message.

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16. Connect your Slack account.

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17. When account is on, continue.

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18. Fill in necessary fields to send a short link. Continue.

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19. Send a test to make sure you've made a correct setup.

Important: Turn on your Zap.

When a link is shortened, Slack automatically sends it to recipients.

Video Guide

Watch a video guide on how to customize Short.io & Slack integration.

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