How to make your community open Slack team super low maintenance.

I recently joined Free Code Camp Santa Clara (FCCSC) in California and started Slack channel for FCCSC meetup group. As I have been automating FCCSC Slack team, I found following tips that are universally useful for any community based Slack teams. Read below for tips on how to create your community Slack team ultra low maintenance & fun.

  • Automate new enrollment by creating slack login page. Why I love this: So that you don’t have to manually approve or invite new teammates to your Slack team.
FCCSC slack login page
  • Add helpful bot to answer FAQs. Why I love this: I find people ask same questions over and over. This eliminates repeating yourself and keep consistently well drafted responses out to community member quickly and most efficiently.
  • Make your Slack unique & fun by adding cult of parrot emoji pack. Install using emoji pack is super efficient way to upload bunch of emojis using CLI. Use it to save your precious time. Why I love this: Why don’t I love it? That should be the question.
Parrot Dad
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