Using Channels in Slack 2020

Slack 2020    |    Beginner
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Channels allow you to communicate with your team regarding specified topics. Channels can be public or private depending on the criteria defined by the channel creator. Once you join and create channels, you can start communicating and interacting with others. If you have channels with similar topics you can organize them into sections to easily access them from Slack's interface sidebar.


  • Find, join and leave channels
    Manage channel details and permissions
    Create a channel
    Post and format messages in a channel
  • Edit and manage channel messages
    React and manage message reactions
    Create threads and manage conversations
    Organize channels into sections


  • 2m 40s
    You can join channels that other team members have created. See how to browse existing channels and join channels created by other team members. You also see how to leave channels that you no longer want to follow in Slack. FREE ACCESS
  • 5m 26s
    Slack enables you to access channel details to view member and manage notifications and permissions. See how to mute channel notifications, enable desktop notification and modify channel permissions. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Creating a channel in Slack 2020
    5m 40s
    Channels are conversations open to all or specific team members on Slack. See how to create a channel, add members, and modify the privacy settings. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Posting a message to a channel in Slack 2020
    4m 31s
    Communicate with everyone in the channel by posting messages. See how to send messages, mention team members, and edit and delete messages from channels on Slack. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Editing channel messages in Slack 2020
    4m 24s
    Once you start posting messages to channels on Slack, you will need to know how to manage and edit those messages. See how to mark messages as unread to come back to later as well as edit your posted messages. You can also save, pin and delete messages in channels. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Reacting to messages in Slack 2020
    3m 31s
    If you like a message posted in a channel you can react to the post. See how to react to other users posts as well as view users reactions with your posts. Another way to show you like a post is to share it to other relevant channels in Slack. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Managing your conversations in Slack 2020
    2m 14s
    Threads let you respond directly to a message in a channel, keeping the replies organized neatly in a single, threaded conversation. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Organizing channels in Slack 2020
    4m 17s
    You can organize your channels into sections. You can use Slack's default section or create your own custom sections to organize your channels. You can also star your favorite channels. FREE ACCESS


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