Integrate Chatter with Webhooks By Connect

Appy Pie Connect allows you to automate multiple workflows between Chatter and Webhooks By Connect

  • No code
  • No Credit Card
  • Lightning Fast Setup

20 Million work hours saved

Award Winning App Integration Platform

About Chatter

Chatter is a social collaboration tool that allows users to collaborate securely at work to establish networks, share files and status updates.

About Webhooks By Connect

Webhooks are automated messages sent from apps when something happens. Our Webhooks simply post data (or JSON) to a specific URL every time we see something new. Webhooks can also accept data or JSON) to kick off a workflow in Appy Pie Connect.

Want to explore Chatter + Webhooks By Connect quick connects for faster integration? Here’s our list of the best Chatter + Webhooks By Connect quick connects.

Explore quick connects
Connect Chatter + Webhooks By Connect in easier way

It's easy to connect Chatter + Webhooks By Connect without coding knowledge. Start creating your own business flow.

  • Triggers
  • New Group

    Triggers when a new group is created.

  • New Post about Topic

    Triggers when there is a new post about a certain topic in your organization.

  • New Post in Feed Trigger

    Triggers when any new post occurs in your Chatter Feed.

  • New Topic

    Triggers when a new topic is created.

  • Actions
  • New Post in Feed Action

    Create a new post in your Chatter feed.

  • GET

    Fire off a single GET request with optional querystrings

  • POST

    Fire off a single POST request as a form or JSON.

  • PUT

    Fire off a single PUT request as a form or JSON.

How Chatter & Webhooks By Connect Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Choose Chatter as a trigger app and authenticate it on Appy Pie Connect.

    (30 seconds)

  2. Step 2: Select "Trigger" from the Triggers List.

    (10 seconds)

  3. Step 3: Pick Webhooks By Connect as an action app and authenticate.

    (30 seconds)

  4. Step 4: Select a resulting action from the Action List.

    (10 seconds)

  5. Step 5: Select the data you want to send from Chatter to Webhooks By Connect.

    (2 minutes)

  6. Your Connect is ready! It's time to start enjoying the benefits of workflow automation.

Integration of Chatter and Webhooks By Connect

It is not a secret that the most popular business application today is Slack. It is a tool that can help you to organize and improve your entire team work, and it is aimed at the interaction between employees and employers. Moreover, Slack can be used by anyone, even if it is not your business. Slack has a vast number of functions which are aimed at improving your productivity and making communication with your colleagues easy and pleasant. However, apart from the mentioned advantages, Slack has some drawbacks. One of them is the impossibility to have an access to all data published in the public channels or shared with you by your colleagues directly. Another drawback is that the common messaging system has no opportunity to transform private interactions into public ones.

    What is Chatter?

Chatter is a part of Salesforce which helps users to store information about contacts and leads. It is a tool for the creation of companies' profiles on the main website. This tool allows to:

    What is Webhooks By Connect?

Webhooks By Connect is a tool which enables users to connect their Salesforce account to any other service. In this case the most important thing is that webhooks are customizable depending on what you wish to monitor. The service supports almost any type of notification. from email to push notifications. There are no limits as far as webhooks are concerned.Webhooks By Connect was developed to solve one of the main problems of Salesforce — lack of integration with other services.Webhooks By Connect solves this problem by providing users with an opportunity to create triggers based on certain actions such as sending messages in a chat, editing personal information or sharing files. All the specified actions will be monitored by Webhooks By Connect and a user will receive notifications about them via various channels they have selected earlier.Webhooks By Connect allows users to track everything they need. from orders on e-commerce websites such as eBay and Amazon to message sending in Slack or direct messages sent on Twitter.A user can set up webhooks for the following actions:

    Integration of Chatter and Webhooks By Connect

The first step in order to connect Chatter and Webhooks By Connect is creating a webhook on the main website. or using Salesforce mobile app. A user should select a desired event he/she wants to connect to the service and specify it by checking an appropriate box. Then he/she should click on ‘Add’ button. A window will appear showing all events connected with this service.Once a user has created an event, he/she should get its token in order to proceed with integration of Chatter and Webhooks By Connect. In order to do so, he/she needs to find an event’s link and copy its token from there (see picture below.

After a user has copied a token, he/she should go back to his/her Salesforce account and add a new webhook field. Users should add this field by going to Setup -> Develop -> API Connectors -> Webhooks By Connect -> New Webhook Field -> Field Name = Webhook URL; Field Value = {token}. After that a user should set the event which he/she chose at the very beginning as a value for this field.Once these steps are done, Chatter messages will be sent via webhooks whenever users meet any of the specified conditions. This way of data monitoring lets users concentrate only on those events which are really important for them and automate standard actions.A user can also customize notifications which are sent via webhooks depending on whether it is something urgent or just an information about the event he/she did not expect to occur at all.A user can set up triggers for any event connected with Webhooks By Connect. For example, if you want to receive notifications every time when your team member updates his/her profile picture through Facebook, then you only need to set up a trigger for an event ‘Update Profile Picture’ connected with this service and specify it by checking an appropriate box (see picture below.

If a user wishes to continue receiving notifications about activities connected with specific kinds of events, he/she should click on ‘Add’ button right after he/she has specified a trigger (see picture below.

When finished with customization, a user should click on ‘Save’ button (see picture below)

After that Webhooks By Connect will start receiving notifications about activities connected with triggers specified by users. In order to check how notifications are being received, one can open Salesforce development console (see picture below)

The process to integrate Chatter and Webhooks By Connect may seem complicated and intimidating. This is why Appy Pie Connect has come up with a simple, affordable, and quick solution to help you automate your workflows. Click on the button below to begin.

Page reviewed by: Abhinav Girdhar  | Last Updated on November 09,2022 06:11 pm