If This Then That is a way in which you can automate various tasks and activities across various platforms and systems. Below are some very simple “recipes” that might inspire you to make something new or to automate some of your daily tasks.
The system works like this, “If THIS then THAT” is the formula the system uses to listen and to identify what actions to take when it is activated. THIS is the causes. THAT is the result.
“If FACEBOOK then TWITTER” could be the recipe you would use to post on Twitter each time you posted on Facebook.
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Help organize your screenshots
Save Facebook photos you are tagged in
Backup Instagram images
Schedule weather notifications each day
Get a warning before it rains
Automatically message people back
Lost phone? Turn the volume all the way up
Backup your phone contacts to a spreadsheet
Get a message when a particular person emails you
Email after a feed gets updated
Automatically check in on Foursquare