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Yesterday I told you how I dropped my cell phone package down. I haven’t felt the “withdrawal of the data plan” that many believed I would. Why? Because of IFTTT.
Have you heard of IFTTT? Seriously, if you haven’t, you must check it out.
It’s a little hard to explain HOW to use IFTTT. It’s easiest to just jump right on in.
They have different “Channels” you can activate. Given that I have unlimited texting, activating the SMS channel was a must for me. Facebook, Email and Weather were also on my must have list.
After activating them, you can make “Recipes”.
If This (It is 7 Am) Than (Text Me) That (Weather)
That is a very basic example. You can make your recipes as simple or as complicated as you need them to be.
I receive email alerts, package tracking and update my Facebook.
All without a pricey data package.