"We wanted user on-boarding that was simple, low-friction and 'high-delight'"
Slash commands make your users feel powerful. With a wave of their hand, they can summon an action and do the special things your app does. Learn how to wield this magic.
"Onboarding is one of the most important elements of a product's design."
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5 lessons on building bot product
Enlightening read on writing bots for the enterprise
The developer of /todo talks much ado about the Slack App Directory
It's launch time for Priceonomics
"I think entire teams would love to have this kind of transparency into user activity/engagement"
Lessons learned building Moodz personal assistant Slackbot
How Slack used message buttons to simplify a common workflow
Why you should develop on Slack
Tips on a process of building conversational bots
Starting with what outcome do you want for your users?
Just starting out? Here are some tips from a veteran Slack app developer
Leveraging the Events API to meet the needs of many teams
What are the rules that govern these our new simulacrum friends?
Are all bots born the same?
How Slack presents helpful information about URLs
A voyage through the app submission process told from the developer's perspective