Slack

Slack

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8/10 (Expert Score)
Product is rated as #11 in category Communications Software
Slack is cloud based communication tool which is regarded as an alternative way of communication to traditional email system.
Design
9
Easy to use
9
Price
9
Features
9
Feedback
9
PROS:
  • Slacks helps to colloborate with the groups or teams easily and take faster decisions.
  • It help to create channel for each group or department and communicate effectively among them.
  • Slack archives older messages and you can retrieve easily whenever you want.
  • It is easy to communicate and work with remote teams with Slack.
  • Its easy to share documents and files over Slack and will be kept in repository for future reference.
CONS:
  • No screen capture option in slack.
  • Lack of notifications.
  • Sometimes its annoying and disturbing with notifications which are not relevant to us.
  • Feels like it is disorganized,repetitive and obsolete.
  • Private channels cannot be changed to public but vice versa is possible.

About Slack


Slack is cloud based communication tool which is regarded as an alternative way of communication to traditional email system. Slack ensures that it collaborates the teams effectively where an email cannot do that. You can bring all the teams to one channel and have a conversation on the matter of importance.

Slack is majorly used at the workplace to connect to work with the teams daily. You have the option of creating channels project wise, department wise, office location wise and more. This enables to communicate on topics of their importance to that specific group. This eliminates the time to go around the emails related to that topic and all the conversation would be at the single place. For example.

The channel related Software development team can communicate among themselves share the documents etc without going through email chains. Public channels are open to all the groups so that different teams of group can see what others are doing. This is useful especially while working with other teams in a project.

Slack connects with other tools and services of the organization and centralizes the notifications, files and data from other applications. Slack helps teams to work collaboratively providing information quickly and taking decisions quickly. As it is cloud based tool everything shared on slack is indexed and archived so that companies can have the resources stored and used with out any effort. Users can easily retrieve the information whenever required. Slack revolutionized the way of workplace communication from chats, emails to new channels.

 

Pricing

Starting from: $8.00/month
Pricing model: Subscription
Free Trial: Available (No Credit Card required)
30 day free trial (no credit card required)
Pricing Plans
Standard Plan: $6.67/user/month (billed annually) or $8.00/user/month (billed monthly) Plus Plan: $12.50/user/month (billed annually) or $15.00/user/month (billed monthly) Enterprise Grid: contact Slack for custom pricing details
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Features

  • Create open channels
  • Support for private groups and 1:1 direct messaging
  • File Sharing
  • Deep, Contextual Search
  • Always In Sync
  • Chat functionality
  • Tags, keywords & @mentions
  • 1:1 and group calls
  • Screen sharing
  • Activity logging
  • API availability
  • Activity tracking
  • Open API to build your own integrations
  • Notifications
  • Collaborative workspace
  • Communication management
  • Compliance management
  • Contact history
  • Document imaging
  • Email notifications
  • File transfer
  • Full text search
  • Indexing
  • Desktop & mobile messaging
  • Mobile integration
  • Real time data
  • Real time notifications
  • Real time updates
  • Search functionality
  • Single sign on
  • All data transfer is encrypted
  • Nearly 100 integrations
  • Video support
  • Workflow management
  • Prioritizing
  • Authentication & security
  • Drag & drop interface
  • Document distribution
  • Chat
  • Business intelligence
  • Document indexing
  • Personalized profiles
  • Audio / video conferencing
  • Archiving & retention
  • Two-way audio & video
  • Private text chat
  • Tagging
  • Collaboration tools
  • Commenting
  • @mentions
  • Desktop notifications
  • Call sharing
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Pros and cons


PROS:
  • Slacks helps to colloborate with the groups or teams easily and take faster decisions.
  • It help to create channel for each group or department and communicate effectively among them.
  • Slack archives older messages and you can retrieve easily whenever you want.
  • It is easy to communicate and work with remote teams with Slack.
  • Its easy to share documents and files over Slack and will be kept in repository for future reference.

CONS:
  • No screen capture option in slack.
  • Lack of notifications.
  • Sometimes its annoying and disturbing with notifications which are not relevant to us.
  • Feels like it is disorganized,repetitive and obsolete.
  • Private channels cannot be changed to public but vice versa is possible.


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Benefits

Slacks helps to collaborate with the groups or teams easily and take faster decisions.

It help to create channel for each group or department and communicate effectively among them.

Slack archives older messages and you can retrieve easily whenever you want.

It is easy to communicate and work with remote teams with Slack.

Its easy to share documents and files over Slack and will be kept in repository for future reference. Slack enables to centralize you work by connecting most important tools with apps and integrations. You can make calls with slack voice and video and participate in meetings and demonstrate using screen sharing option.

Add Apps to workspace. Slack integrates with unlimited number of apps

Add Guest who is an external user or contractor and give limited access to participate in the project discussions.

Use shared channels and guest accounts to work directly with people outside of your immediate team. Centralize your work inside of Slack by connecting your most important tools with apps and integrations. Use Slack calls (voice and video) plus screen sharing to connect with anyone in your workspace.

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Integration

Slack integrates virtually with any Business App.

Bitium,Box,Dropbox,GitHub,Gmail,Google Drive,JIRA,Microsoft OneDrive,Salesforce Sales Cloud,Trello,Twitter,Zapier,Zendesk

 

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FAQ

How does Free trial work?

Slack offers 30-day free trial without any credit card.

What is Slack ?

Slack is a cloud based communication software which is used for collaborating teams in an organization for better communication among the team to deliver the best.

What type of industries does Slack Application Support?

Slack support small, medium and large industries.

What languages does App support?

English, Arabic, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish

Does App offer an API?

Yes, Slack has an API available for use.

Specification: Slack

Pricing

Standard Plan: $6.67/user/month (billed annually) or $8.00/user/month (billed monthly)
Plus Plan: $12.50/user/month (billed annually) or $15.00/user/month (billed monthly)
Enterprise Grid: contact Slack for custom pricing details

Free trial

Yes

customer-type

Large enterprises, Medium business, Small business

Deployment Type

Cloud Hosted

Device Supported

Android, IOS, Mac OS, Windows

API

Yes

Role Based Access Control

No

Activity Dashboard

No

Activity Management

No

Activity Tracking

Yes

Application Integration

Yes

Archiving & Retention

Yes

Audit Trail

No

Authentication

Yes

Automatic Notifications

Yes

Availability Indicator

Yes

Business Intelligence

Yes

Calendar Management

No

Chat

Yes

Client Management

No

Collaboration Tools

Yes

Collaborative Workspace

Yes

Commenting

Yes

Communication Management

Yes

Compliance Management

Yes

Configurable Workflow

No

Contact History

Yes

Contact Management

No

Customizable Templates

No

Desktop Notifications

Yes

Document Imaging

Yes

Document Management

No

Document Storage

No

Drag & Drop Interface

Yes

Email Integration

No

Email Notifications

Yes

File Management

No

File Transfer

Yes

Gantt Charts

No

Indexing

Yes

Instant Messaging

Yes

Invoice Management

No

Mobile Integration

Yes

Permission Management

No

Personalized Profiles

Yes

Pipeline Management

No

Prioritizing

Yes

Project Management

No

Project Planning

No

Project Time Tracking

No

Quote Management

No

Real Time Data

Yes

Real Time Notifications

Yes

Real Time Updates

No

Recurring Tasks

No

Reporting & Statistics

No

Role-Based Permissions

No

SSL Security

Yes

Search Functionality

Yes

Single Sign On

Yes

Status Tracking

No

Tagging

Yes

Task Management

No

Task Tracking

No

Template Management

No

Third Party Integration

Yes

To-Do List

No

Two-Way Audio & Video

Yes

User Photos

Yes

Video Conferencing

Yes

Video Support

Yes

Widgets

No

Workflow Management

Yes

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