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Under the hood, every Slapdash release is packed with engineering feats that allow us to continue building new features and improvements to make using the app feel magical. This release is no different. You might not see the difference—but you'll definitely feel it.

We're setting the stage for a big 2022. Stay tuned.


If you have a team workspace, you'll now be able to discover other teams that have been created in that workspace. And if you see a team that you'd like to be a part of, you can just hit "Join Team" to get access to all the commands and spaces for that team.


As 2021 comes to a close, we're taking inventory and giving things some well deserved holiday polish. This release includes infrastructure improvements & design refinements across the product.

For people with multiple workspaces, you'll be able to more clearly see which account you're logged in with before creating/joining a new one. Getting invited to join a workspace should also now work seamlessly with no need to re-login inside the desktop app. Just in case you want to clean house before the new year, deleting a workspace is now a cinch.

Just in time for the holidays — you can now search your Chrome bookmarks directly through the Command Bar without needing to run the Show Chrome Bookmarks command. Simply start typing in the Command Bar and you'll automatically see your bookmarks appear in the list of results when there's a match.

You'll need the latest Slapdash Chrome extension for bookmark search to work.


We improved the ClickUp integration for a better search experience. Any changes to your tasks in ClickUp should now show up in your Slapdash in real-time. Your docs will also now start showing up in Slapdash, although at the moment we only index the title and not the content of the doc.

Under the hood the overall search ranking has also been updated for improved relevance. Objects you open frequently from Slapdash will now get a ranking boost.


Changing your Slapdash theme is like putting on a new outfit. If Notion was an outfit, it'd probably be something like a black turtleneck by Issey Miyake.

Now you can feel fashionable without spending $400 on a turtleneck by changing your theme to Notion. It's a light and dark theme based on Notion's color system.

Run Change Theme for your new fit.


There is now a new Notion command - Add to Notion Page - that lets you append to any of your pages directly from the Command Bar. We also added support for markdown for a more capable writing experience.

You can run the command directly, or you can just Tab on any Notion page and look for the Add to this Notion Page option.


One of the things we try to avoid is "modes". A mode in software usually forces a person to have to perform a task in a certain order. For example, before you can change a file with vim, you first have to enter into "edit mode". You can't just start typing like you would in a traditional document.

One example of things that function like modes in Slapdash is some of our lightweight search commands. For example, to search StackOverflow, you first have to run the "Search StackOverflow" command before you enter your keywords.

With the introduction of the Slash Modifier, you can now just type your keywords, then type / to select from operations that you can send your input too. You can just as easily select Search Slack Messages or Search StackOverflow. The advantage is that you can start with your intent (keywords) and then refine your intent by passing it to a command.

The slash modifier also now works with commands that create things. For example, if you have keywords entered and type / and choose Create New Github Issue, your input will automatically populate itself as the issue title.


We've continued to improve the Notion integration, with extra attention to the Add to Notion Database command. If you use Notion for things like project management, you're going to love creating issues with the Command Bar.

You can run the command directly with Add to Notion Database. Or, you can just Tab on a search result and choose Add to this Notion Database.

To move even faster you can create a dedicated Template command, that will pre-fill any fields you tend to re-enter.


When we first released our Notion integration, there wasn't an Official API™️, so we relied on your browser cookies to piece together the functionality. The setup was arduous and the final experience was not as reliable as the other apps we support.

Thankfully, Notion now has an API we can use to deliver a more suitable experience. Connecting to Notion now uses OAuth, which makes it much faster to connect and also makes the connection to Slapdash more secure.

After we connect and sync Notion, your pages and databases will be available alongside your other apps in our low-latency search. Your Notion content will also automatically open in the Notion desktop app if you have it installed.

The new Notion integration also gives you access to a new command - Add to Notion Database - which lets you quickly populate any Notion database from the Command Bar. This functionality is so fun and powerful it merits its own post.

For people that used our previous integration, all you'll have to do is hit the "Reconnect" button and you'll be prompted to re-connect the app with OAuth.

The updated integration does have limitations, but we're working with the helpful folks at Notion to fill in any API and functionality gaps.