Activity feeds in Slack display new Cards and Boards added to Guru in a channel of your choosing. Keeping track of new content in Slack encourages adoption, as it reassures your team that Guru is a resource that's constantly evolving to meet their needs.


Important

Only users with Admin permission can set up Activity Feeds in Slack.


To set up a General Feed:

1. In your DM with @guru type create general feed #channel and press enter.


✍️Note

#channel is the name of the channel you want this general feed being sent to.


2. You will be prompted to select the Collection(s) that you'd like to set up the activity feed for.

set up Guru activity feeds in Slack

💡Tip

You can set up an activity feed for multiple Collections going to the same Slack channel.


To set up a Board feed:

  1. In your DM with @guru type create board feed #channel https://app.getguru.com/#/boards/xxxx/title

https://app.getguru.com/#/boards/xxxx/title is the URL of the Board that you would like to push updates to the feed.

set up Guru board feeds in Slack

💡Tip

You can create Activity Feeds for both public and private Slack channels. For private channels, you'll first need to invite the Guru app from the Details > Add App menu of that thread


To manage feeds

  1. Type list feeds and press enter to list all feeds that are set up in your account.
  2. To remove a feed, click Remove next to the Activity Feed you'd like to remove.

✍️ Note Type "help admin" in your direct message with the Guru App in Slack (@guru). This will show you all the Admin Slack bot functionality (included below).


guru admin menu in slack


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