Blogging is a part of our life. After publishing a post, we used to promote it among our social accounts for traffic. If you are a serious marketer, share your contents during peak hours to get maximum attention. In short, we can say that social media marketing grabs a major portion of your blogging time.
A blogger’s work load will reduce if you have a dedicated or automated social media manager to do the task. A dedicated manager is not possible for small scale bloggers, so you have to rely on automated tools for the purpose.
IFTTT is the best option for bloggers to perform various kinds of jobs. Its scope is not limited to just marketing and their simple applets will work beyond your expectations.
Now we list 30 most essential IFTTT recipes for a blogger.
1. WordPress to Facebook
This recipe will share your new WordPress post to Facebook page. You can customize the link post with post content, categories, tags etc.
2. WordPress to Twitter
Inform your followers about the latest blog post. This recipe will post a new tweet as soon as you publish a new WordPress post.
3. WordPress to Pinterest
Pinterest can send huge traffic to your posts. This recipe will pin your new WordPress posts to a Pinterest board.
4. WordPress to Buffer
You can share blog posts in Google+ profile, page and other networks using Buffer. This recipe will add your post to Buffer queue for sharing.
5. WordPress to Flickr
This recipe will post your blog photos to Flickr. It will also add categories, post title, description etc to the photo.
6. WordPress to Google Drive
Can we forget the backup? Nope. This recipe will create a new document in Google Drive as soon as you published a WordPress post. It will contain post title, URL, content, date and other details.
7. WordPress to LinkedIn
LinkedIn is another popular site to get a good amount of traffic. Share your post on LinkedIn using this applet.
8. WordPress to Tumblr
Tumblr is an excellent site for blogging and promotions. This recipe will share your new WordPress post to Tumblr automatically.
9. WordPress to Evernote
Archive your WordPress posts to Evernote. This recipe will create a new note whenever you publish a new WordPress post.
10. WordPress to Medium
Medium is an online publishing platform from Twitter. Create Medium story from your latest WordPress posts and share it with the followers.
11. WordPress to Delicious
Delicious is our favorite bookmarking site for latest contents on any subject. When you publish a new post, it will add a new public bookmark on your Delicious account.
12. WordPress to Facebook profile
Posting a link post on your Facebook profile is very beneficial for driving traffic. When you publish a new post on WordPress, this recipe will send a link post to your profile page.
13. WordPress to Blogger
Blogger is a free blogging platform which can be used for sending readers to your WordPress blog. This recipe will create a link post as soon as you created a post on WordPress.
14. WordPress to Pocket
Save your new posts in Pocket for reading it later. When you publish a new post, this applet will add the link to your Pocket queue.
15. WordPress to Reddit
Connect your WordPress blog and Reddit. This recipe will create a new link on Reddit whenever you publish a WordPress post.
1. Tumblr to Facebook
Automatically share your latest Tumblr posts to Facebook.
2. Tumblr to Twitter
This is a popular recipe for Tumblr blogs. When you publish a post, it will tweet the link to your followers.
3. Tumblr to Flickr
When you publish a new post, it will share blog image to Flickr. It is a widely using method for driving traffic from the photo sharing site.
4. Tumblr to Medium
It’s good to hear that you can create Medium stories right from the Tumblr. This recipe allows you to create and share your Tumblr post to Medium network.
5. Tumblr to Blogger
We already connected WordPress and Blogger blogs. Time has come for Tumblr to join the group. This recipe lets you share Tumblr posts to Blogger account.
6. Tumblr to Dropbox
Backup is essential for any type of blog. This recipe will save all your Tumblr photos to Dropbox account.
7. Tumblr to Evernote
Never forget your likes on Tumblr. When you liked a post or photo on Tumblr, it will add a new note to your Evernote account with relevant links for future reference.
1. Medium to Facebook
If you recommend a story on Medium, this recipe will create a link post on Facebook.
2. Medium to Twitter
Share what you are reading now with Twitter followers. It will tweet links of your recommended articles on Medium.
3. Medium to LinkedIn
Next is LinkedIn. Don’t you like to share recommended articles with your LinkedIn friends? Then, this applet is for you.
4. Medium to Pinterest
This is an awesome recipe to pin all your recommended posts on Medium to a separate “Recommendations” board on Pinterest.
5. Twitter to Medium
Create Medium stories using a tweet. The trigger will fire when you post a new tweet with a specific hashtag. You can choose whether it should be published immediately or save in drafts.
6. A friendly reminder
It is a cute reminding option from Medium for writing on the site. The recipe will add a Medium draft every Saturday 9 am to remind you to write.
1. Blogger To Facebook
This is a useful recipe for blogger blogs. It will share your post on Facebook as soon as you published it on Blogger.
2. Blogger to Twitter
Tweet about your latest blog posts. It will inform your followers that you have created a new post on Blogger.
3. Blogger to LinkedIn
This recipe will share your new Blogger post with LinkedIn friends.