As the connection will be an application that interfaces with Slack, you will need to register at Slack as a
developer and create a Slack application using the Slack API. The application can have any name and settings. This
can be done with a free Slack account. At the Slack website, register and create an
Creating the Slack App
Click on the button Create an App:
Give a name for your application and select the workspace of your Slack account. Click on the Create App button:
Click on the Incoming Webhooks (outlined in blue) in the section Add features and functionality:
Activate Incoming Webhooks by sliding the button to On:
NOTE: You may require approval from someone who manages apps on your workspace for the next steps. Use the
Request to Add New Webhook button to send a request for approval.
Select from the drop-down menu the Slack channel where you want to post messages and click the Authorize button:
Click OAuth & Permissions in Features section in the sidebar.
Click the Copy button to copy the Oauth token, and store it safely so you can retrieve it when configuring the connector.