How to use IFTTT to connect social networks
Post on 15-Feb-2017
HOW TO USE IFTTTIf This Then That
Go to www.ifttt.com
Click Sign Up to create an account.
Fill-up the details.
Enter your email.
Enter your password.
Click Create account.
These are the two parts of a recipe.
Recipe is what you call the formula
that you use to connect networks,
applications, iPhones, android
phones, emails and a whole lot more!
Now you can see different collections of
Those are just a few to give you examples.
Scroll down below the collections youll find the recommended recipes,
and If recipes
where you can choose from a wide
range of recipes.
On the other hand, scroll up
and youll see helpful buttons for you.
Click My Recipes
and youll see all the recipes youve
then go and search for published recipes
then create connections between
As a sample, we will create a recipe.
Click My Recipes.
Click Create a Recipe.
Now click this.
Choose a Trigger Channel.
Type-in your channel
or scroll down to search.
For this, well use Facebook as trigger
Click the icon.
Every time you try to connect IFTTT
to other networks, youll be asked to
log-in to your network accounts to
to use your account.
After logging-in, click Okay
Now choose to whom you want to share
your IFTTT posts to.
Then click Okay.
Now choose a Trigger.
Click your chosen Trigger.
Click Create Trigger.
Choose Action Channel.
Again, click the icon.
Log-in to Twitter.
Click Authorize App.
Both networks are now connected!
Choose an Action.
Type a Tweet Text,
that IFTTT is going to post to Twitter
whenever you have a new status update.
Click Create Action.
Check the Recipe Title.
Click Create Recipe.
The recipe weve created is now added
to My Recipe.
Click on the image
or the pencil icon
to edit or delete the recipe.
Here you can see the Recipe ID
and the Recipe Title.
Turn off the recipe
when you want to stop from using it.
Publish your recipe
to publicize it and be used by others.
to check your recipes.
Log to check log items.
Delete to remove the recipe
Scroll down to see the message box
where you have typed the Tweet text.
if you wanted to change your tweet
Lets now try to post a status to Facebook.
Then lets check my Twitter account.
Immediately after Ive posted to Facebook, a Tweet text was sent to
my Twitter account.
Now go and save your time and effort! Make
your own Recipes!