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|@slack/web-api||158.34 kB||MIT||4 Years||2 Aug 2023|
|slack-notify||3.55 kB||MIT||9 Years||2 Dec 2022|
|@slack/types||6.21 kB||MIT||4 Years||8 Nov 2022|
|@slack/logger||3.8 kB||MIT||4 Years||25 Aug 2023|
|hubot-slack||49.4 kB||MIT||10 Years||13 Jan 2022|
|istanbul-slack-notify||214.35 kB||MIT||6 Years||18 Aug 2022|
|@slack/bolt||102.25 kB||MIT||4 Years||4 Aug 2023|
|passport-slack||4.37 kB||MIT||9 Years||2 Dec 2016|
|@slack/webhook||7.12 kB||MIT||4 Years||12 Jan 2022|
|hubot-conversation||13.89 kB||ISC||8 Years||2 Jun 2016|
|node-slackr||11.6 kB||MIT||9 Years||23 Jun 2018|
|claudia-bot-builder||90.1 kB||MIT||7 Years||15 Oct 2018|
|@slack/oauth||42.21 kB||MIT||3 Years||13 Apr 2023|
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Slack Libraries are exceptionally useful when you're working on projects that require integration with the Slack platform. These integration needs could range from sending automated messages to Slack channels, creating custom bots for specific tasks within Slack, or even building full-fledged Slack applications.
Utilizing the Slack libraries available through npm (node package manager), developers can benefit from a wide range of prewritten functionalities and save time that might otherwise be consumed by manually coding every interaction with the Slack API.
Some common scenarios where Slack Libraries are useful:
Slack libraries usually come loaded with functionalities that cover a wide gamut of needs, from simple text messaging to advanced interactions with Slack's Block Kit and other features.
Typical functionalities found in Slack libraries include:
As with any libraries or dependencies in a project, there are certain things that you need to look out for when working with Slack libraries. Here are some common pitfalls: