I'm wondering how the efforts to try Slack for group communications worked out (from Spring of 2017)? Were there a lot of listserv members joining in and actively participating? I did not have a chance to sign up (or at least I cannot easily find indications that I did so).
Part of the reason I am asking is because one of my users is asking if we can use Slack here. I did notice that there is a "freebie" option that does not have many options and then two additional tiers that have pricing (the higher tier looking to be $12.50 per month (annually) or $15 per month - but allows CAS/SSO).
For those of you using Slack for other purposes at your
institutions, how is that working out and what are some of the
Thanks in advance for reading and responding.