Are you using Slack for your team collaboration? Are you looking for new ways to improve the reach of your Slack messages to increase impact and productivity? You have come to the right place, as in this blog we’ll tell you how to combine Slack with Digital Signage Displays to make sure your teams stay informed and up to date.
Maria 01 - The Nordics leading Startup Campus is using Slack on Digital Signage as seen above.
"Valotalive Native Integration with Slack has been a great visual addition to our multi-channel communication needs when we want to reach out to our 1300+ people community here at Maria 01."
- Tuomas Manninen, Chief Happiness Officer
The Use Cases for Slack for Digital Signage
What does it mean to combine Slack with Digital Signage service? A modern Workplace Digital Signage service, like Valotalive, makes it possible for you to integrate with Slack to push your Slack messages automatically to your office TVs. You can select one or more channels that push messages to the screens.
Live Slack as seen on Digital Signage displays in the office
1 Amplify your messaging by going multi-channel.
Workplace Digital Signage can make sure your posts do not go unseen. You can make it easy for Slack users to read your latest announcements i.e while they grab coffee or enter the office.
2 Reach all employees in your workplace
Your office and production site TVs are a way to reach also those users who might not have access to your Slack Workplace.
3 Give new users an access to your office displays
Combining Slack with your Digital Signage Displays is one way to give employees an an access to your office displays, even if they are not using Valotalive before.
How to activate Slack on Digital Signage?
Make sure you have a Valotalive account with live displays. If you do not yet have a Valotalive account, you can test the service today, as a FREE trial is provided.
After that there are two easy steps to activating Slack on your digital signage displays.
Step I - Add Valotalive into the selected Slack channel
Follow the more detailed instructions in this video to add Valotalive from Slack app directory into the selected Slack channels. These are the channels from where you’d like to push messages to your office displays.
Step II - Active the Slack app in Valotalive
Activate the Slack app in Valotalive and authenticate the service with Slack to enable the secure integration.
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Slack Digital Signage integration