‘Zapier’ is an integration platform that allows you to automate daily tasks that involve using two or more applications

Zapier provides an integration platform that allows you to automate daily tasks that involve using two or more applications. By creating a “Zap”, you can define an action and set it up to be repeated when certain triggers happen.
An example of a “trigger” that you could set up in Zapier might be receiving an email in Gmail from a certain address, an “action” might include receiving an SMS notification. The Zap is therefore to receive an SMS notification every time you receive an email from a certain client in your Gmail account.
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You can use Zapier to create connections, or zaps, between over 300 applications. Once you have created a zap, Zapier will continue to run it automatically. Through the control dashboard you can turn zaps on and off as you wish. You can also manage multiple accounts from one dashboard. Along with creating your own zaps, you can choose among a range of zaps created by the community of Zapier users.

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Connect Your Apps and Automate Workflows

Easy automation for busy people. Zapier moves info between your web apps automatically, so you can focus on your most important work.

Key Features of Zapier

  • Sync with Google Calendar
  • Publically share apps
  • Set up triggers and actions
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Ongoing sync among apps
  • On/Off “Zap” control
  • Connected accounts management
  • Automate repetitive tasks

Zapier allows you to connect Gmail, Google Docs, Evernote, Google Calendar, Dropbox, Asana, Google Drive, Basecamp, Facebook Pages, MailChimp, Trello, Twitter, HipChat, GitHub, SalesForce, Podio, InfusionSoft, Wufoo, Box, LinkedIn, WordPress, Xer, Quickbooks, Zoho CRM and many more.

Usage example:

  • TRIGGER

    When I get a new email in Gmail

    ACTION

    Copy the attachment from Gmail to Dropbox

    ACTION

    Alert me in Slack about the new Dropbox file

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