IFTTT & Facebook - Social Automation using Facebook Triggers

Facebook becomes a lot more powerful when you mix in IFTTT, and I'll Teach You To Be An IFTTT Recipe Master!
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  • Lectures 16
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Have you ever opened up Facebook, sent a post, and then opened another app and sent the exact same post? Take This Course to Never Do That Again!

IFTTT & Facebook Social Automation using Facebook Triggers is a course on how to use every type of Post Facebook to Automatically share that information to Other Places like Pinterest, Tumblr, Google Calendar, and more!

The course is structured as a step by step tutorial, but each lesson can be viewed independent of the others. By the end, you'll know the differences between the types of posts, what information each type has to pass on to the next Network/Service, and how to accept info from Hardware / Services to create new Facebook Posts!

What are the requirements?

  • A Facebook Account
  • How to Post a Photo to Facebook
  • How to CheckIn on Facebook
  • Web/Internet Access

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Use Facebook Posts to Automatically Share to Other Networks (Pinterest, Tumblr, Twitter, Google+, etc...)
  • Use Posts on Other Networks (Pinterest, Tumblr, Twitter, Google+, etc...) to Automatically Create Facebook Posts
  • Use Facebook CheckIns to Initiate Actions on IFTTT Connected Services and Hardware
  • Use IFTTT & Facebook together like a Pro!

What is the target audience?

  • This course is suited for anyone with a Facebook Account
  • This course is NOT suited for IFTTT Masters.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to Me, The Course, & The Tools You'll Be Learning
02:41

What Will You Learn? Well, here's the quick summary. I will cover the basic outline of the course, and what is so fundamentally awesome about IFTTT.com

04:11

This 'About Me' Lesson will show viewers exactly why you should trust me. It covers my past experience, and what I do today... hint: Technology.

03:02

By the end of this lesson you'll know exactly what IFTTT is and what it can be used for. This is a broad overview of the powerful service, and what it means beyond the scope of IFTTT & Facebook. You'll be ready to attack the next section after completing this lecture.

05:01

By the end of this lesson you will know exactly how Facebook and IFTTT can work with each other to make your life easier. We will cover the ways that IFTTT can use Facebook to Trigger Actions on other Networks, and how actions on other networks can cause IFTTT to update Facebook.

Section 2: Getting Started: IFTTT & Facebook
13:43

In order to make the most of IFTTT & Facebook we will learn to understand all the parts of a Facebook Post, and why how to use them on other services. For instance: When you post on Facebook, there is a 'message' and a 'created at time' that is part of the post. We can pass that information on to other services, networks, and hardware.

05:46

At the end of Using Anything I Post on Facebook to Trigger an Action you will know exactly how to use any type of Facebook Status update to trigger actions on, and pass information to services, networks, and hardware.

06:29

At the end of Using Facebook Hashtag Posts on Facebook to Trigger an Action you will know exactly how to use Facebook Status Updates that contain a specific hashtag to trigger actions on, and pass information to services, networks, and hardware.

Section 3: Using Facebook Photo Uploads to Trigger an Action
09:26

At the end of Using Facebook Picture Posts on Facebook to Trigger an Action you will know exactly how to use Facebook Status Updates that contain a picture to trigger actions on, and pass information to services, networks, and hardware.

06:50

At the end of Using I Got Tagged in a Photo on Facebook to Trigger an Action you will know exactly how to use the notification that you've been tagged by anyone in a photo as a Trigger, and pass information to services, networks, and hardware.

Section 4: Using Facebook Link Updates To Trigger an Action
09:04
At the end of Using Any Link I Post on Facebook to Trigger an Action

you will know exactly how to use Facebook Status Updates that contain a Hyperlink to trigger actions on, and pass information to services, networks, and hardware.

09:17
At the end of Using A Link Post with a Specific Hashtag Trigger an Action you will know exactly how to use Facebook Status Updates that contain bot a link and a specific hashtag to trigger actions on, and pass information to services, networks, and hardware.
Section 5: Using Facebook Updates From a Specific Location to Trigger an Action
06:58

At the end of Using Any Status Update From a Specific Location to Trigger an Action you will know exactly how to use Facebook Status Updates that contain a CheckIn from within a specific circle on the map to trigger actions on, and pass information to services, networks, and hardware.

09:45
At the end of Using Photo Post From a Specific Location to Trigger an Action you will know exactly how to use Facebook Status Updates that contain a CheckIn and a Picture from within a specific circle on the map to trigger actions on, and pass information to services, networks, and hardware.
Section 6: Using Triggers to Cause Facebook Updated to be Created Automatically.
13:51
At the end of Posting To Facebook In Response to an Action you will know exactly how to use any IFTTT connected service or hardware to initiate a post on Facebook.
05:00
At the end of Posting a Link Update To Facebook In Response to an Action you will know exactly how to use any IFTTT connected service that can pass forward a hyperlink to initiate a post on Facebook that will share the link, creating the well formatted page preview in your news feed.
04:14

At the end of Posting a Photo Update To Facebook In Response to an Action you will know exactly how to use any IFTTT connected service that can pass forward an image or a hyperlink to and image in order to initiate a post on Facebook that will post the photo to a specific album.

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Instructor Biography

Zack Weiner, Sr. Software Engineer, IoT & Automation Developer Evangelist

I am a self-taught software engineer of over 10 years, who loves to Teach and Evangelize Technology!

I've worked for Global Tech Companies like Citrix, and done work for companies as large as Hilton, Nascar, & PriceWaterhouseCooper. I've been developing Mobile apps since 2012, and and now infatuated with the Internet Of Things.

I'm a College Dropout who pursued code and parlayed it into an incredible career. I write Blog Posts, Mentor Junior Developers, and am the Founder of 2 huge Tech Events in Miami, FL, USA - TheFinTank (Hackathon) and EngageMiami (Tech Day) at Miami Marlins Stadium!

If I'm talking about it, its gotta be AWESOME!

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