How to Get Slack Notifications for New Shopify Orders
You and your team are already using Slack to communicate with each other and now you are wondering how to get notifications for new orders in your Shopify store? This simple step-by-step guide will help you get started with SmartNotify for Slack.
Why choose this method of integration?
- Uncomplicated setup process
- No download required
- No sign-up required
- Instantly ready to use
1. Install the SmartNotify for Slack app in your Shopify store
First, you need to install the SmartNotify for Slack app in your Shopify store. To do this, simply click the "Add app" button in the Shopify App Store.
Sign in with your Shopify credentials when prompted, and confirm the installation on the following screen by clicking "Install app".
2. Start your free SmartNotify for Slack trial
Once you have installed the SmartNotify for Slack app, you are ready to start your free trial. To do this, simply click the "Continue" button on the confirmation screen.
Next, approve the subscription plan by clicking "Approve".
3. Configure your first notification
Now that you have successfully installed SmartNotify for Slack, it is time to configure your first notification: click the "Create event notification" button.
Next, you have to connect SmartNotify for Slack to your Slack account. To do so, click "Connect new channel" and follow the instructions.
Slack will then ask you, which channel you would like to connect to SmartNotify for Slack. You can pick any public or private channel - or even a direct message. Once you have made a selection in the dropdown, click "Allow" to connect the channel.
Now that you have connected the Slack channel, you can configure the notification. Pick the event you would like to receive notifications for, in this example we want "Order created", and configure the display settings. SmartNotify for Slack will display a preview at the bottom of the page. Once you are satisfied with the settings, click "Save" to create the notification.
That's it! You will now receive notifications for new Shopify orders in the Slack channel you selected. SmartNotify for Slack supports many other events, such as "Order updated", "Order fulfilled", "Order cancelled", "Product created", "Product updated", "Customer created", "Customer updated", "Refund created" and many more. Simply click the "Create event notification" button to create a new notification for any of these events.