46 Ideas on How to Use IFTTT for Your Business

IFTTT is an abbreviation from “if this, then that” and the name of the social media automation tool. An easy way to remember is the word “gift” without a letter “g”, which the software really is. IFTTT tool is free and the principle of work is to create an automated task, they call it “recipe”, with various technologies – “ingredients”, following the basic format of “if THIS (ingredient 1) happens, the do THAT (ingredient 2)”.

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The life of a business owner can be tough and in this article, we would like to share some recipes and ideas with you to ease your business and marketing processes.

  1. If new status posted on Facebook by you, then add to Buffer.
  2. If you posted a photo on Instagram, then add to Buffer.
  3. If you created a new post on Blog, then add to Buffer.
  4. If you added a new Feedly source, then add to Buffer.
  5. If you created a post in Buffer, then add to Google Calendar.
  6. If your competitor added new post to Facebook, then add to Buffer.
  7. If your competitor shared a new picture on Twitter, then add to Pinterest.
  8. If you posted a new Tweet, then add to Buffer.
  9. If you created a note in Notes, then add to Buffer.
  10. If your competitor added a new post, then add to Google Sheets.
  11. If you saved a picture on your iPhone, then add to Pinterest.
  12. If there is a new Instagram post with a specific hashtag, then add to Dropbox.

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  1. If there is a new Instagram post by a specific user, then add to Instagram.
  2. If there is a new picture on Instagram, publish it on Twitter.
  3. If a specific tag or phrase mentioned in a content feed, then Tweet something.
  4. If your business is mentioned on Reddit, then send an SMS.
  5. If send SMS, then update a Facebook status.
  6. If the post on a blog is popular, then email it to your email box.
  7. If a specific tag is mentioned in Twitter, then save the tweet to Notes.
  8. If a phrase appears in Google Trends, then send an email alert.
  9. If a specific-area holiday is coming, then send an email alert.
  10. If your content is shared, then send an email alert.
  11. If the new contact is added to iOS, then save it to Google Sheets.
  12. If new photo is posted by you to Twitter, then post it to Facebook.
  13. If someone started following you on Twitter, then send an auto-generated Welcome-message.
  14. If received a phone call, then add an event to Google Calendar.

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  1. If someone mentioned you on Twitter, then save the tweet to Google Sheets.
  2. If your (or any other) Wikipedia page was updated, then send email alert.
  3. If you want to follow conference tweets, then save them to Google Docs.
  4. If a new content posted by you in Facebook, then post it to Twitter.
  5. If a blog post is shared in Google Calendar, then post it on Facebook.
  6. If a new post appeared in blog, then post a message on Twitter.
  7. If your brand name was mentioned on Twitter, then add those, who mentioned you to a Twitter List.
  8. If you added a new video to YouTube, then post it to Facebook.
  9. If a question about a specific product or service is asked on Reddit, then send an SMS alert.
  10. If a video from your YouTube Channel is added as favorite, then add it to your blog.
  11. If someone comments a blog post, then send an SMS alert.
  12. If a competitor uses specific tags, then send me an email alert.
  13. If a user joins a group or event on Facebook, then save it to a Google Sheets.
  14. If you are tagged in a photo on Facebook, then send the image to Dropbox.
  15. If the weather changes, then receive an SMS alert.
  16. If the industry influencer was mentioned in Twitter, then save the tweet to Google Sheets.
  17. If your competitor shares new video on YouTube, receive an email alert.
  18. If your employees are mentioned on Facebook, then receive an email alert.
  19. If your competitors use a new software tool on their website, then receive an email alert.
  20. If your partner merges with another company, receive an SMS alert.

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Of course, this list is not complete and there are many other ways on how to use IFTTT. We wanted to share some ideas with you to motivate you using this perfect software immediately.

Please, share you recipes with us and contact us if any problems arrive – Promodo International team is always happy to help you in your endeavours.

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