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Activity notifications for Slack

Who can use this feature?

 Only Admins can manage activities.

If your team uses  i Slack for communication you will be able to set up Workpoints to post notifications to Slack when activities are awarded.

i From Slack

  1. First follow Slacks instructions for setting up an incoming webhook integration.
  2. Take note of the webhook url after setting up an incoming webhook integration. It should look similar to this: "https://hooks.slack.com/services/xx/xx/xxxx".

i From Workpoints

  1. Click the activity icon in the navigation bar.
    workpoints-nav-bar-activities.png
  2. Click the more options workpoints-ellipsis-black.png button next to the name of the of the activity that you want to enable notifications for, and then click the edit workpoints-activity-edit-button.png button.
  3. Browse to the Output tab.
    workpoints-activity-create-nav-bar-output.png
    and scroll down to the Slack integrations section:
    workpoints-activity-create-slack-integration-section.png
  4. Enable the integration by clicking on the Post to Slack checkbox, and pasting the entire Incoming Webhook URL you got from Slack into the space provided:
    workpoints-activity-create-slack-integration-url.png
  5. Browse to the Save tab.
    workpoints-activity-create-nav-bar-save.png
  6. Click on the Save button.
    workpoints-activity-create-save-button.png
  7. Your new Slack notifications should look something like this.
    slack_notification.jpg

Tip

All public activity fields will show up in the Slack notifications  as well as the Workpoints timeline.