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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Slack trigger and Twilio SendGrid action. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Select this integration
  2. Configure the New Message In Channels (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Slack account
    2. Optional- Select one or more Channels
    3. Configure slackApphook
    4. Optional- Configure Resolve Names
    5. Optional- Configure Ignore Bots
  3. Configure the Add or Update Contact action
    1. Connect your Twilio SendGrid account
    2. Optional- Select one or more List Ids
    3. Select a Email
    4. Optional- Configure First Name
    5. Optional- Configure Last Name
    6. Optional- Configure Address Line 1
    7. Optional- Configure Address Line 2
    8. Optional- Configure Alternate Emails
    9. Optional- Configure City
    10. Optional- Configure Country
    11. Optional- Configure Postal Code
    12. Optional- Configure State Province Region
    13. Optional- Configure Custom Fields
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, open source components from Pipedream's GitHub repo. These components are developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

Trigger

Description:Emit new event when a new message is posted to one or more channels
Version:1.0.5
Key:slack-new-message-in-channels

Slack Overview

With the Slack API, you can build all sorts of integrations and applications to
make your work life easier. Here are just a few examples:

  • Automate posting updates to your team channel
  • Create a bot to answer common questions
  • Integrate with your existing tools and services
  • Build a custom dashboard to track your team's progress
  • Create a bot to handle scheduling and meeting requests
  • And much more!

Trigger Code

import common from "../common/base.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "slack-new-message-in-channels",
  name: "New Message In Channels (Instant)",
  version: "1.0.5",
  description: "Emit new event when a new message is posted to one or more channels",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    conversations: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "conversation",
      ],
      type: "string[]",
      label: "Channels",
      description: "Select one or more channels to monitor for new messages.",
      optional: true,
    },
    // eslint-disable-next-line pipedream/props-description,pipedream/props-label
    slackApphook: {
      type: "$.interface.apphook",
      appProp: "slack",
      async eventNames() {
        return this.conversations || [
          "message",
        ];
      },
    },
    resolveNames: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "resolveNames",
      ],
    },
    ignoreBot: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.slack,
        "ignoreBot",
      ],
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    getSummary() {
      return "New message in channel";
    },
    async processEvent(event) {
      if (event.type !== "message") {
        console.log(`Ignoring event with unexpected type "${event.type}"`);
        return;
      }
      if (event.subtype != null && event.subtype != "bot_message" && event.subtype != "file_share") {
        // This source is designed to just emit an event for each new message received.
        // Due to inconsistencies with the shape of message_changed and message_deleted
        // events, we are ignoring them for now. If you want to handle these types of
        // events, feel free to change this code!!
        console.log("Ignoring message with subtype.");
        return;
      }
      if ((this.ignoreBot) && (event.subtype == "bot_message" || event.bot_id)) {
        return;
      }
      if (this.resolveNames) {
        if (event.user) {
          event.user_id = event.user;
          event.user = await this.getUserName(event.user);
        } else if (event.bot_id) {
          event.bot = await this.getBotName(event.bot_id);
        }
        event.channel_id = event.channel;
        event.channel = await this.getConversationName(event.channel);
        if (event.team) {
          event.team_id = event.team;
          event.team = await this.getTeamName(event.team);
        }
      }
      return event;
    },
  },
};

Trigger Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
LabelPropTypeDescription
SlackslackappThis component uses the Slack app.
N/AnameCache$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
Channelsconversationsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.
slackApphook$.interface.apphook
Resolve NamesresolveNamesboolean

Instead of returning channel, team, and user as IDs, return their human-readable names.

Ignore BotsignoreBotboolean

Ignore messages from bots

Trigger Authentication

Slack uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your Slack account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into Slack and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any Slack API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

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About Slack

Slack is a channel-based messaging platform. With Slack, people can work together more effectively, connect all their software tools and services, and find the information they need to do their best work — all within a secure, enterprise-grade environment.

Action

Description:Adds or updates a contact. [See the docs here](https://docs.sendgrid.com/api-reference/contacts/add-or-update-a-contact)
Version:0.0.1
Key:sendgrid-add-or-update-contact

Twilio SendGrid Overview

With the Twilio SendGrid API, you can build a number of features into your
application to manage your SendGrid account and send emails. For example, you
can use the API to:

  • Create and manage SendGrid accounts
  • Send emails through SendGrid
  • Manage email templates
  • Get statistics on email sends
  • And more!

Action Code

import validate from "validate.js";
import common from "../common.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "sendgrid-add-or-update-contact",
  name: "Add or Update Contact",
  description: "Adds or updates a contact. [See the docs here](https://docs.sendgrid.com/api-reference/contacts/add-or-update-a-contact)",
  version: "0.0.1",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    listIds: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.sendgrid,
        "listIds",
      ],
    },
    email: {
      propDefinition: [
        common.props.sendgrid,
        "contactEmail",
      ],
    },
    firstName: {
      type: "string",
      label: "First Name",
      description: "The contact's personal name",
      optional: true,
    },
    lastName: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Last Name",
      description: "The contact's family name",
      optional: true,
    },
    addressLine1: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Address Line 1",
      description: "The first line of the address",
      optional: true,
    },
    addressLine2: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Address Line 2",
      description: "An optional second line for the address",
      optional: true,
    },
    alternateEmails: {
      type: "string[]",
      label: "Alternate Emails",
      description: "Additional emails associated with the contact",
      optional: true,
    },
    city: {
      type: "string",
      label: "City",
      description: "The contact's city.",
      optional: true,
    },
    country: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Country",
      description:
        "The contact's country. Can be a full name or an abbreviation",
      optional: true,
    },
    postalCode: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Postal Code",
      description: "The contact's ZIP code or other postal code",
      optional: true,
    },
    stateProvinceRegion: {
      type: "string",
      label: "State Province Region",
      description: "The contact's state, province, or region",
      optional: true,
    },
    customFields: {
      type: "object",
      label: "Custom Fields",
      description: "Custom fields for the contact",
      optional: true,
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    validate.validators.arrayValidator = this.validateArray;
    const constraints = {
      email: {
        presence: true,
        email: true,
      },
    };
    if (this.listIds) {
      constraints.listIds = {
        type: "array",
      };
    }
    if (this.alternateEmails) {
      constraints.cc = {
        type: "array",
      };
    }
    const validationResult = validate(
      {
        email: this.email,
        listIds: this.listIds,
        alternateEmails: this.alternateEmails,
      },
      constraints,
    );
    this.checkValidationResults(validationResult);
    const contacts = [
      {
        email: this.email,
        address_line_1: this.addressLine1,
        address_line_2: this.addressLine2,
        alternate_emails: this.alternateEmails,
        city: this.city,
        country: this.country,
        first_name: this.firstName,
        last_name: this.lastName,
        postal_code: this.postalCode,
        state_province_region: this.stateProvinceRegion,
        custom_fields: this.customFields,
      },
    ];
    const config = this.omitEmptyStringValues({
      list_ids: this.listIds,
      contacts,
    });
    const resp = await this.sendgrid.addOrUpdateContacts(config);
    $.export("$summary", "Successfully added/updated contact");
    return resp;
  },
};

Action Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI.

LabelPropTypeDescription
Twilio SendGridsendgridappThis component uses the Twilio SendGrid app.
List IdslistIdsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.
EmailemailstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
First NamefirstNamestring

The contact's personal name

Last NamelastNamestring

The contact's family name

Address Line 1addressLine1string

The first line of the address

Address Line 2addressLine2string

An optional second line for the address

Alternate EmailsalternateEmailsstring[]

Additional emails associated with the contact

Citycitystring

The contact's city.

Countrycountrystring

The contact's country. Can be a full name or an abbreviation

Postal CodepostalCodestring

The contact's ZIP code or other postal code

State Province RegionstateProvinceRegionstring

The contact's state, province, or region

Custom FieldscustomFieldsobject

Custom fields for the contact

Action Authentication

Twilio SendGrid uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your Twilio SendGrid account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to Twilio SendGrid APIs in both code and no-code steps.

Enter your Sendgrid API key below

About Twilio SendGrid

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