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Basecamp Classic + ShipStation Integrations

Appy Pie Connect allows you to automate multiple workflows between Basecamp Classic and ShipStation

About Basecamp Classic

Basecamp Classic is a popular project management application. The classic version of Basecamp let's you keep track of multiple projects, milestones, todo items and more. An easy way to consolidate your work and keep your inbox clean.

About ShipStation

ShipStation is a web-based, multi-carrier shipping solution that is designed to save eCommerce retailers time and money on their order fulfillment process. With ShipStation you get access to a single set of powerful tools for managing your orders from creation through fulfillment—anywhere your business needs to ship.

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Best Basecamp Classic and ShipStation Integrations

  • Basecamp Classic Trello

    Basecamp Classic + Trello

    Turn new Basecamp Classic to-dos into Trello cards Read More...
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    Trello Create Card
    Create cards in Trello based on to-dos and projects in Basecamp Classic with due dates and labels, automatically. With this Basecamp-Trello integration, you can create new Trello cards from selected to-dos in Basecamp Classic. This automation would make it easy for your employees to delegate tasks on a project board in Basecamp Classic and have those tasks show up in a Trello card.
    How This Basecamp Classic-Trello Integration Works
    • A new to-do is created in Basecamp Classic
    • Appy Pie Connect create a card in Trello
    What You Need
    • Basecamp Classic account
    • Trello account
  • Basecamp Classic Slack

    Basecamp Classic + Slack

    Send new Basecamp Classic to-dos on Slack Read More...
    When this happens...
    Basecamp Classic New Todo Item
     
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    Slack Send Channel Message
    Collaborate with your team on the go. This new Slack integration will send your new Basecamp Classic to-dos straight to a Slack channel of your choice. With Basecamp Classic-Slack integration, you can send new Basecamp Classic to-dos to Slack. Whether it's work stuff, your personal life or anything in between. It's the easiest way to keep everyone on the same page.
    How This Integration Works
    • A new to-do is created in Basecamp Classic
    • Appy Pie Connect create send Slack message
    What You Need
    • Basecamp Classic account
    • Slack account
  • Basecamp Classic GitHub

    Basecamp Classic + GitHub

    Add a new issue to GitHub from Basecamp Classic to-dos Read More...
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    Basecamp Classic New Todo Item
     
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    GitHub Create Issue
    There's a lot on your team's plate. It's difficult to keep track of tasks across platforms because there's so much going on. This program will assist your team in getting the work done. After setting this Basecamp Classic-GitHub integration, Appy Pie Connect will automatically create new issue to GitHub for every new to-do item added to Basecamp.
    How This Basecamp Classic-GitHub Integration Works
    • A new to-do is created in Basecamp Classic
    • Appy Pie Connect adds that task to GitHub
    What You Need
    • Basecamp Classic account
    • GitHub account
  • Basecamp Classic GitHub

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Connect Basecamp Classic + ShipStation in easier way

It's easy to connect Basecamp Classic + ShipStation without coding knowledge. Start creating your own business flow.

    Triggers
  • New Message

    Triggers when a new message is added to a project.

  • New Milestone

    Triggers when a new milestone is added to a project

  • New Person

    Triggers when a new person is added to an account.

  • New Project

    Triggers when a new project is added to an account.

  • New Todo Item

    Triggers when a new todo item is added to a todo list.

  • New Todo List

    Triggers when a new todo list is added to a project.

  • Item Ordered

    Triggers for each individual line item when a new order is created or imported.

  • Item Shipped

    Triggers for each individual line item when a new outbound shipping label is created for an order.

  • New Order

    Triggers when a new Order is created or imported in ShipStation

  • Order Shipped

    Triggers when a new outbound shipping label is created for an order.

    Actions
  • Create Message

    Creates a new message.

  • Create Milestone

    Creates a new milestone.

  • Create Project

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  • Create Todo Item

    Creates a new todo item.

  • Create Todo list

    Creates a new todo list.

  • Create Order

    Create Order

  • Mark an Order as Shipped

    Marks an order as shipped without creating a label in ShipStation.

How Basecamp Classic & ShipStation Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Choose Basecamp Classic as a trigger app and Select "Trigger" from the Triggers List.

    (30 seconds)

  2. Step 2: Authenticate Basecamp Classic with Appy Pie Connect.

    (10 seconds)

  3. Step 3: Select ShipStation as an action app.

    (30 seconds)

  4. Step 4: Pick desired action for the selected trigger.

    (10 seconds)

  5. Step 5: Authenticate ShipStation with Appy Pie Connect.

    (2 minutes)

  6. Your Connect is ready! It's time to start enjoying the benefits of workflow automation.

Integration of Basecamp Classic and ShipStation

    What is Basecamp Classic?

Basecamp Classic is a web-based project management software application created by 37signals and is designed to help small teams manage their projects.Basecamp Classic offers a free version which provides up to three projects for collaborating with other users and a paid version, called Basecamp 2, which allows unlimited projects.Basecamp Classic was first launched in 2004 as the company's flagship product.

    What is ShipStation?

ShipStation is an e-commerce platform designed to help businesses sell their products online.ShipStation is a cloud-based application that offers automated order fulfillment, shipping label generation, online tracking, mobile apps and more.ShipStation supports nearly 200 shipping carriers including USPS, FedEx, UPS, DHL, Canada Post, DPD and many more.ShipStation automates all aspects of managing e-commerce orders including direct integration with Amazon and Etsy.ShipStation was founded in 2012 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.

    Integration of Basecamp Classic and ShipStation

Integration of Basecamp Classic and ShipStation can be achieved in multiple ways including active syncing, API integration or copy/paste integration.In this paper, I will provide an overview of the integration between Basecamp Classic and ShipStation through active syncing.Active sync refers to real time data transfer between two sources.  This process uses a protocol called "WebDAV", which is basically a set of extensions to HTTP that allows users to perform remote actions on resources; it is an extension of Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP.  The WebDAV protocol also makes use of XML to describe the resources being managed by the protocol.Basecamp Classic uses WebDAV protocol to synchronize its data with ShipStation. A script is used to create a special folder on the server that records all of the information in the Basecamp Classic database and then transfers it to ShipStation.  By default, this script runs daily at midnight every day.  The synchronization process works in both directions; if any changes are made to the data in either Basecamp Classic or ShipStation, that change will be reflected in both systems as soon as the script has run again.  Changes could include new or edited documents or tasks completed in one system but not the other.ShipStation supports various sync methods for Basecamp Classic including FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3 and Rackspace Cloudfiles Sync.  FTP and SFTP require no installation or configuration on the client side but have the downside of requiring public key authentication for security.  Amazon S3 and Rackspace Cloudfiles Sync support secure access with access keys but require client-side installation and configuration.  Amazon S3 requires that the user own an Amazon Web Services account while Rackspace Cloudfiles Sync requires an API key from Rackspace.

    Benefits of Integration of Basecamp Classic and ShipStation

An example of the benefits of integrating Basecamp Classic and ShipStation could be seen from a manufacturer's point of view who wants to automate its operations using its website, e-commerce platform and a third-party logistics (3PL. provider.  Basecamp Classic can be used to manage the manufacturing operations such as production planning, inventory management and shipping fulfillment while ShipStation can be used to manage customer orders and shipping details.  Using these applications together would allow the 3PL provider to automatically receive orders from Shopify/Etsy/Amazon and automatically fulfill those orders using its warehouse facilities without human intervention.Another benefit of this integration could be that ShipStation could be a completely automated solution for managing orders without the need for human intervention from the manufacturer.  Using Shipstation's "Smart Labels", orders can be directly shipped from warehouses using labels generated by Shopify/Etsy/Amazon without any custom programming or coding required on behalf of the manufacturer.   An example of this smart label functionality could be seen from an automobile manufacturer who might integrate its Shopify store to offer monthly lease plans for vehicles on their site; when a customer makes a purchase on the website, the vehicle could be directly shipped from one of its warehouses rather than having to first ship it to a dealership before it can be delivered to the customer's doorstep.   This automation eliminates any chances of human error during shipping processes resulting in cleaner shipping processes and potentially happier customers.

The process to integrate Basecamp Classic and ShipStation may seem complicated and intimidating. This is why Appy Pie Connect has come up with a simple, affordable, and quick solution to help you automate your workflows. Click on the button below to begin.