Slack sales hack – post inbound leads to chat

So setting up a slack chat for your sales team is a good idea.

Next thing you want to do is add couple quick integrations. They ones I did:

so you can forward inbound leads from Gmail into Slack


What remains to do is you set up a Filter in Gmail settings that applies a label (say “slack”) to e-mails generated by our lead generation (in our case a form prospects fill at our landing page).

Then use the IFTTT recipe above that posts all e-mails labeled “slack” to Slack.

Here you go – now you get inbound all into your slack chat:

slack sales posting inbound

It’s nice you can see full message body once you click on “Show more” and respond to your leads faster this way.