Trello is a popular project management tool that allows teams to collaborate and organize tasks effectively. Slack, on the other hand, is a messaging app that enables communication between team members in real-time. Integrating Trello with Slack can streamline your workflow and make it easier for your team to stay organized and communicate effectively.
Step 1: Install the Trello App on Slack
To add Trello to Slack, you need to install the Trello app on Slack. Go to the Slack App Directory and search for “Trello”. Once you find it, click on the “Add to Slack” button to install the app.
Step 2: Connect Your Trello Account
After installing the Trello app on Slack, you need to connect your Trello account. Go to the Trello app in Slack and click on “Connect”. Follow the prompts to log in to your Trello account and authorize the integration.
Step 3: Create a Channel for Trello
Once you have connected your Trello account, you can create a channel for Trello. Go to the Trello app in Slack and click on “Create a new channel”. Give the channel a name that is relevant to your team’s needs.
Step 4: Add Trello Boards to Your Channel
To add Trello boards to your channel, go to the Trello app in Slack and click on “Add a board”. Select the board you want to add from your Trello account and click on “Save”. You can also create new boards directly from Slack by clicking on “Create a new board” and following the prompts.
Step 5: Customize Your Notifications
To customize your notifications, go to the Trello app in Slack and click on “Notifications”. You can choose which events you want to receive notifications for and how often you want to be notified. You can also choose whether to receive notifications via email or mobile push notifications.
Step 6: Use Trello Commands
To use Trello commands, type “/trello” in the message box and follow the prompts. You can create new cards, view your boards, and perform other actions directly from Slack using these commands.
Adding Trello to Slack can help you streamline your workflow and make it easier for your team to stay organized and communicate effectively. By following the steps outlined above, you can easily integrate Trello with Slack and start using it right away.