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Elena Alston

Elena Alston is a content specialist at Zapier based in London. She's a big advocate of automation and loves making it more accessible to people via storytelling.

Elena Alston

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Yongjoon Kim in the Cottage office.

Customer stories

How Cottage designs homes with automation

To keep their team lean and to enable nimble experimentation, Cottage leverages no-code automation. 

By Elena Alston

4 min read

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App of the day

Postmark: App spotlight

Postmark makes sure your transactional and marketing emails are sent and delivered quickly and reliably—giving you in-depth insights into every email and recipient.

By Elena Alston

2 min read

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Automation inspiration

Easily send OpenPhone SMS messages from form submissions

Automatically send customers SMS messages with OpenPhone anytime you receive form submissions.

By Elena Alston

1 min read

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App tips

Zoom noise cancellation: How to block background noise on Zoom

Just to be clear, these suppression levels will block background noise for your coworkers, but you'll still have to suffer through them yourself. 

By Elena Alston

2 min read

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