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 Automatic Slack entry creation

With SurveyLab you can automatically create messages in the Slack system, basing on the survey responses. You just need few steps to configure Slack and SurveyLab to work together.



  1. Log into Slack and create an API token (
  2. Copy your API token.


Account settings

  1. Go to account [S] Settings / Integrations.
  2. Enter Slack API token (copied from Slack).

Create a metric

  1. Press E DESIGN survey button.
  2. Press Metrics button.
  3. Press + ADD METRIC button.
    Add metric
  4. Set up your metric.
  5. Set action create a Slack entry and then edit Slack message.

You can use the following variables to create a Slack entry.

Variable Description
{surveyName} Survey name.
{firstName} Respondent name.
{secondName} Respondent second name.
{email} Respondent email.
{reportLink} Survey report link.

NOTE. Remember to set points for each answer choice in your survey eg.:

  • Fully agree (5)
  • Agree (4)
  • Neither agree or disagree (3)
  • Disagree (2)
  • Fully disagree (1)

* Functionality is available in the Professional and Enterprise plan.