How to use IFTTT? What is it? If you’re an owner of any kind of online business, student, teacher, blogger or someone else who used an Internet service, how do you feel about your daily process? In this situation, IFTTT can help you to balance your life and business.
Sometimes you may have to handle your social media, worksheets, photos, tasks, emails one by one. Is it easy to do? for an example, you can say thanks to the new Twitter follower for following you with a welcome note. That’s will help you to get more engagements with your new followers. Also, imagine how your followers get happier with that.
In fact, IFTTT is a huge platform for smart home automation, internet of things, IT automation businesses and many more things we never think before. I just want to ask you something wondering, can you change your facebook and twitter from just one upload? Surprise! how you use IFTTT really is up to you.
So, with my IFTTT experience that awesome to automate my tasks clearly. Let’s find your related services to automate your Life and Business.
It’s easy to set up just like a sign up on social media. Just go to IFTTT website, click the Sign-Up link and enter the email and password you’d like to use. Otherwise, you can use Facebook or Google login to signup on IFTTT easily.
After you sign up they will ask you about your personalized recommendations. Pick yours and click “Continue” to move on.
Now you can explore anything to automate your tasks/services as you want. If you choose any one of connection on IFTTT that called an Applet. So, That is the connection that connects your tasks to perform automation between your apps or devices.
Applets are free to use and you have to connect your social platform accounts or device operating accounts to create automation between your tasks. For example, If you want to Tweet your Facebook status update, you have to connect your both Facebook and Twitter accounts to set up your applet.
Once you find your relevant applet, just Turn On to make it alive. It will ask you to connect your Facebook account and Twitter to get started with the connection.
That’s it! Go to “My Applets” section on IFTTT to see is your applet is alive. Also, you can use the Activity section to see how your applets are running without any issues. It will show you an easy timeline with your all applets on IFTTT.
Creating a New Applet
There are a lot of applets already created on IFTTT. Also, they nicely categorized the applets for people needs such as applets for:
- Healthy and habits
- IoT (Internet of Things)
- Also, Applets for your nice car, etc.
However, if you want to create an Applet you own its easy to do. Click on your name on the right top corner on IFTTT website and click “New Applet“.
Simply click on “+this” to choose a service to start your connection. For example, I’m going to make an applet to post a specific tweet on my twitter account in a specific time.
For that connection, I need Date & Time service and Twitter service. So, I have to click and choose Date & Time from the services list.
In these steps, I was chosen to post a tweet as on every day at 6 am. Now, I’m good to go with adding the next service (Twitter). Click on “+that” and choose your second service to build the applet. I will choose Twitter for that example to create an automation post.
Once you complete your connection then click on “Create Action”. That’s it! Hope you will be happy with the IFTTT. It’s easy and really helpful for everyone. If this new to you, don’t leave without sharing this someone to know about how to use IFTTT too.