Simple nodes that interact with the Slack Bot API Bot Users service.
npm install node-red-contrib-slackbot
Enter a name for your bot. Make it something fun and friendly, but avoid a single task specific name. Bots can do lots! Let's not pigeonhole them.
When you click "Add Bot Integration", you are taken to a page where you can add additional details about your bot, like an avatar, as well as customize its name & description.
Copy the API token that Slack gives you. You'll need it.