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What’s New in MailClark: Changelog and a User-Friendlier Help Center

Get your MailClark questions answered and more workflows to optimize your email integration with Slack.

Read the post — Nov 20, 2017

MailClark goes to Web Summit 2017

The MailClark team launches Slack threads integration, talks future of work with Stewart Butterfield, and bolsters support for the French tech community at Web Summit 2017.

Read the post — Nov 10, 2017

Conversation threading: your perfect inbox in Slack

Your inbox in Slack just got better: MailClark is now using Slack threads to keep your conversations organized. Thanks to this new feature, Slack + MailClark is now the perfect app for shared inboxes. Threaded conversations are available for all our integrations: Email, Twitter & Facebook.

Read the post — Sep 21, 2017

MailClark raises $900k in Second Round

After a first round of $350k in January 2016, the French startup MailClark just announced that it has raised $900k in a second round led by Kreaxi, with participation from existing investors IT Translation as well as private and public funds.

Read the post — Sep 13, 2017

MailClark is now available for Microsoft Teams

Today we’re launching MailClark for Microsoft Teams, the new chat-based workspace in Office 365. Our engineers have worked closely with Microsoft to launch a fully integrated bot and we’re proud to be among the first apps available in Teams.

Read the post — May 11, 2017

Connect Facebook to Slack

Have you ever tried to contact a company through its Facebook page and never received an answer? Or as a company, do you often keep customers waiting just because you read their messages too late? With Facebook for Slack by MailClark, this will no longer happen!

Read the post — Apr 13, 2017

MailClark better than ever thanks to Slack Message Menus

Slack just announced the release of a new feature which will facilitate the entire users’ workflow: Message Menus. We’ve got the chance to discover this feature before its official release so that our engineers spent the last weeks working to build an integration for Message Menus and… Tadaaa! Here is the new version of MailClark!

Read the post — Apr 11, 2017

Twitter for Slack by MailClark

We are thrilled to launch our latest feature: Twitter for Slack. You can now go further with MailClark and reply to mentions & DMs without leaving Slack.

Read the post — Jan 18, 2017

Backstage Bots Keep the Show Running

Engineers, IT technicians, plumbers, HVAC specialists, train conductors, logistics pros and people in dozens of other industries share a common woe: that their greatest work is unnoticeable.

Read the post — Dec 16, 2016

The French Tech from Lyon & Grenoble at Web Summit 2016

From November 7th to 10th, over 51 000 CEOs, founders, startups, investors and political leaders will meet in Lisbon at Europe’s largest technology conference: the Web Summit 2016. We at MailClark wouldn’t miss this huge tech event!

Read the post — Nov 3, 2016

MailClark is out of beta

Today, Thursday October 27th, is the big day! MailClark out of beta means two things: the launch of our pricing, and the release of long-awaited new features. 

Read the post — Oct 27, 2016

Slack’s Top App MailClark reaches 1000 daily active teams

October is off to a great start for MailClark! Good news #1—Our email bot got featured in Slack App Directory. Good news #2—MailClark is now used daily by over 1000 Slack teams.

Read the post — Oct 9, 2016

How the Slack app ecosystem is helping chatbot developers

It’s good to be part of the Slack ecosystem. Our bot MailClark is among 600 third-party apps that work on Slack. I like to say we get all the benefits of a flea on the back of an elephant; the beast moves, eats, or grows, and so do we.

Read the post — Oct 2, 2016

Lessons from the Leade.rs chatbot event in San Francisco

“Get me a human being!” We’ve all said it—probably shouted it—into a phone at some point. As soon as someone realized that most consumer calls to businesses are trivial, we all had to face the frustration of dealing with slow-talking, pre-recorded prompts, asking endless irrelevant questions in attempt to satisfy us before talking to a wage-earning employee. We’re rarely satisfied.

Read the post — Sep 26, 2016

MailClark for Slack, now better than ever

We’ve heard your requests for simplicity and are happy to announce some major updates to MailClark. You no longer have to choose between modes, all channels by default will be in an updated version of the former Front Mode, which we believe captures the best of all three old modes.

Read the post — Jul 29, 2016

A/B testing sign-up strategies from the Slack App Directory

Have you ever heard of “The Naked Man”? It’s the infamous “move” for convincing others to sleep with you by getting completely naked, as coined by Barney Stinson of How I Met Your Mother, that “works two out of three times”. We at MailClark don’t agree with the culture of pressuring people into sleeping with us, but we do believe in the pursuit of scientific experimentation and the accepting of challenges.

Read the post — Jul 12, 2016

Custom email addresses now available

You’re hard at work, typing furiously, coffee dripping down your chin, so busy you have to schedule your blinks; the last thing you want to do is switch between the convenience of Slack and the bulkiness of email as you communicate with team members and clients. Luckily, you’re well-connected into the tech world—seeking out every app, bot and integration that can improve your efficiency—and have installed MailClark.

Read the post — Jun 13, 2016

Bot2Hook for Slack

Ready to create a Slack bot, but not-so-ready to code a Real-Time Messaging app? Wondering how you’re going to maintain a bot across hundreds of teams? The MailClark has the solution: We’ve open sourced Bot2Hook which turns Slack bots’ RTM events into webhooks.

Read the post — May 3, 2016

Slack & email are getting married

Yes that’s right. You’ve read it correctly. Not only are Slack and email getting married, but this marriage which may seem to be against nature will even be a happy one. Here is the story which will change your day-to-day work life, by the instigator of this union, MailClark.

Read the post — Apr 4, 2016