Our Zapier integration is now out of beta, so you can automatically create Stories from over 1000+ connected apps, such as Slack, Zendesk, Gmail, Twitter, Salesforce, and more.
The new version of the app makes it even easier to automate many of your repetitive and tedious tasks. Create a Zap to customize the Shortcut Story Name, Project, Description, Epic, and Story Type, to make getting Stories into your workflow faster.
Here are some ideas to get you started:
Use the Shortcut Slack Zap to create Stories across multiple Workspaces from Slack. Without leaving Slack, you will be able to create and customize a Story based on the following triggers:
Here are some ways to use the Shortcut and Slack Zap:
Shortcut and Slack Zap Template
When you're building software, feature requests can come from customers and your team, making it easy to miss or. Streamline the process by creating a Google Sheet Zap so that your team can go to one place to submit their requests, and fewer requests get lost!
The Google Sheet Zap triggers when there is a new row in a specific Worksheet of a selected Google Spreadsheet.
The Google Sheet Zap can be used in a variety of ways:
Shortcut and Google Sheets Zap Template
Your support team is triaging lots of different types of requests in Zendesk. Make it easy for your support team to create Stories in Shortcut with a Zendesk Zap. Keep in mind you must be a Zendesk Admin to set up this Zap.
The Zendesk Zap can be created on the following Triggers:
Here are some of our our team's favorite ways to the use the Zendesk Zap:
Shortcut and Zendesk Zap Template
Outgoing webhooks can also be used to gather information from your Shortcut Workspace and integrate with external services. Once configured, events in Shortcut will fire to the URL(s) of your choice and can be used to create applications for various purposes, such as notifications and reporting. Read this Help Center guide to learn how to use Shortcut Webhooks to send events to a Zapier URL, which will allow you to use said events to connect to any of the 1,500+ Zapier apps.
Have ideas for more Zap templates or use cases? Let us know in the comments below!