Add website screenshots directly to Slack
Easily share website screenshots within your Slack chat
Having to create screenshots of websites by hand can be very tedious, especially if you want screenshots for different screen resolutions! With Web Shrinker, all you have to do is run a simple Slack command and you will receive a full page website screenshot right inside of your chat. It will appear just like any other image. Perfect for brainstorming ideas about new landing pages or quickly visualizing how your website looks on different screen sizes.
Our Slack website screenshots plugin provides you with pixel perfect website screenshots with options for customizing the image size and the browser/viewport size. With these options you can easily check the responsiveness and layout on different screens. All that without leaving your Slack chat!
Frequently Asked Questions
Can you specify the viewport or screen dimensions for the image?
Sure, to change the viewport you can pass it as an additional option with your request. For example:
- /ws example.com viewport=800×600
Is it possible to generate a new, fresh screenshot image?
Yes, you can add the “refresh=1” option when requesting the screenshot on Slack. For example:
- /ws example.com refresh=1
What additional options are available?
You can use these extra options for screenshots requested via Slack:
- refresh=1 – request a brand new, fresh screenshot image
- fullpage=1 – capture the full length of the page and not just the viewport area
- viewport=WidthxHeight – use a custom viewport dimension (800×600, 1024×768, etc)
Each of these can be added to the end of your request, like this:
- /ws example.com fullpage=1 viewport=800×600