When your team starts using Slack, your work moves into channels. Each of these is a single place for a group to share messages, tools and files, and come together to make key decisions.
If you’re just warming up to channels, or looking for new ways to get more from them, dive into the curated collection of blog posts below.
Getting started: Tips for setting up your channels
Channels in Slack can be organized by team, project, office location, individual sales accounts or anything else relevant to you. Use the articles below as inspiration for how you might begin to create your own.
Get to know the spaces inside your Slack workspace, and learn how to create channels that encourage collaborationRead more
Best practices for setting up your workspace’s channels, including when to create new ones and how to name themRead more
A closer look at what you can do with one of Slack’s fundamental featuresRead more
Level up: Productive ways to work in channels
More channels in your Slack workspace doesn’t mean more work, particularly if you keep them on topic and organized. Here are a few lessons for bringing more types of work into Slack—and keeping conversation orderly as your channels grow.
The beauty of channels is how they can break down communication barriers across an entire organization. Here are a handful that can do just thatRead more
Tips for thoughtfully working with large groups in Slack—and minimizing distractions in the processRead more
Set up and manage your own system to prioritize inbound requests, inside a channelRead more
Slack on Slack: How our teams use channels
Not surprisingly, nearly all our work at Slack happens in Slack, and we’re always learning how to best set up a workspace for particular jobs or teams. The posts below highlight a few of our lessons learned.
A deep dive into the channels, workflows and integrations our Customer Experience team relies on day in and day outRead more
Keeping everyone in the know at a growing company is a tall task. Our internal comms team shares tips for simplifying that work in SlackRead more
Be more accessible, transparent and supportive with these tried-and-true tipsRead more