Query Buffer using Slack commands

You can query your Buffer account from Slack using the '/yoke' command.

Connecting Yoke to Slack

Configure a “Slash Command” listed under “DIY Integrations & Customizations” in the Slack Integrations page with these fields:

Once the integration is configured, you can click the “Slack integration” link in the profile drop-down (top-right of the screen) to obtain the /yoke login [user] [token] command which links your Yoke and Slack accounts.

That's it! You have connected Slack to your Yoke board, and can query Buffer and 48 other applications from the comfort of your Slack chatroom. Read more about the Slack-Yoke integration.

Querying Buffer

If you are a new Yoke user, you must first create cards that connect to Buffer. Yoke supports cards that report on the days/number of buffered posts.

/yoke list shows all the cards on your Yoke board. Here's a sample response:

slackbot10:40 AMOnly you can see this message
Here's a list of your cards:
of buffered tweets
• ... and card titles from other connected apps

/yoke buffered tweets lists the items in the card.

You can click the links to jump to related page in Buffer.

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