Learn how to trigger your workflows through Actioner.
Running workflows in Slack
Do all the work in a consistent and unified form without leaving Slack!
Approve requests, add tasks, create collaboration channels, or get your customer list in Slack. Share insightful outputs with your colleagues in your preferred Slack channel.
Actioner helps streamlining your work by bringing workflows from disparate apps into one place. Reduce the time of switching back and forth between your apps or looking for your tool’s bot to run a simple job. You can quickly trigger any workflow in Slack through Actioner.
Running a workflow through Actioner shortcut
In Slack, type /actioner and then find the workflow you want to run - either by typing its name or selecting it from dropdown. Continue with entering parameters on the opening screen.
Running a workflow through a button in a notification
Actioner sends notifications to your Slack channels and sends notifications as direct messages. Slack notifications contain buttons that allow you to take decisive actions. By clicking a button on a Slack notification sent by Actioner, you can trigger a workflow manually right in Slack. If your workflow takes inputs, your workflow will open up in a form view. You can enter your values and submit the form to initiate your workflow.
After running a workflow manually in Slack, you can switch between different output views and share them with your team in your preferred channel.
What is next?
→ To explore apps published by Actioner community, go to app directory and start exploring apps published by our community.
Actioner's app directory contains apps connected with Slack and the most popular tools and solutions for
- Conversational ticketing with Zendesk
- Managing GitHub Actions workflows in Slack
- Pull requests reviews in GitHub
- Managing GitLab merge requests in Slack
You can install an app in seconds and start running workflows immediately.
→ To build your own apps, visit building apps page.
→ If you are interested in designing your own automations, explore workflows.