How does IFTTT (If This Then That) work?

The idea behind IFTTT (pronounced ift, like ‘gift’ without the ‘g’) is the hyper-connected, recipe-based tool that allows you to fire an action, based on a predetermined trigger.  That trigger can be something that you have IFTTT watch for (an IF recipe), or when you tell it to do go ahead and run it (a […]