Slack Cheatsheet

Search in conversation with a specific user

in:@username <string to search for>

Search in channel

in:@channelname <string to search for>

Resource:
https://webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/103425/how-to-search-in-a-single-channel

Keyboard Shortcuts

Open search field

COMMAND + g

Create private channel w/ webhook

  1. Create a new private channel in slack
  2. Navigate to https://api.slack.com/apps and create a new app
  3. Navigate to https://api.slack.com/apps/YOURAPPID/incoming-webhooks
  4. Click Add New Webhook to Workspace
  5. Find the channel you created previously in the dropdown
  6. Click Allow
  7. Copy the Webhook URL and use it as needed