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Offline ALITTLEweird1

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Twitter to FB posts
« on: August 26, 2018, 05:26:51 PM »
Seems that when you post to twitter now, it will not show up on Facebook anymore due to a FB change. Is there another way to post our data straight to FB?

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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2018, 06:07:16 PM »
I have looked and have not seen one yet.

Tried to post a widget on FB, but it did not take. If there is no solution for me, I will kill the FB page.
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2018, 06:21:23 AM »
After the big "data breach" Facebook made some changes.

https://help.twitter.com/en/managing-your-account/link-twitter-to-facebook

Not sure if there is a workaround.
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2018, 04:13:24 PM »
I use https://ifttt.com/ and it watched my twitter acount when their is a post on it then it posts it to my facebook page.

(You would have to give the website ifttt rights for posting on your facebook page.)

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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #4 on: August 27, 2018, 04:55:47 PM »
Thanks for that. I set it up and will see what happens.
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #5 on: August 28, 2018, 11:01:20 PM »
Have any updates Tony with that program posting to FB?
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #6 on: August 29, 2018, 06:07:47 AM »
Ifttt is working. It's a little messy with what it puts on Facebook but it works.

You'd have to search for a Twitter applet that posts New Tweet/Pic from Twitter goes to your Facebook Page.
I'm not sure how to link to one of the applets that I use.
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #7 on: August 29, 2018, 06:24:30 AM »
Block them both in your router, hosts file and other security tools and you won't have to worry about them.

Banners, tags, widgets, etc. are why I have Signatures turned off.

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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #8 on: August 30, 2018, 09:59:58 AM »
Our tweet about the Facebook cross-post purge made it into a TechCrunch article. https://techcrunch.com/2018/08/28/facebook-has-removed-all-cross-posted-tweets/ We have since switched over to https://ifttt.com for the cross-posting function and it has been working as a replacement.

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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #9 on: August 31, 2018, 03:04:59 AM »
Ifttt is working. It's a little messy with what it puts on Facebook but it works.

You'd have to search for a Twitter applet that posts New Tweet/Pic from Twitter goes to your Facebook Page.
I'm not sure how to link to one of the applets that I use.

The post pic one posts the text twice so i would advise to use the other one
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #10 on: August 31, 2018, 04:06:34 PM »
Ifttt is working. It's a little messy with what it puts on Facebook but it works.

You'd have to search for a Twitter applet that posts New Tweet/Pic from Twitter goes to your Facebook Page.
I'm not sure how to link to one of the applets that I use.

I got it working, Its it's also pulling my profile photo and its all distorted cause its too big for FB.
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #11 on: August 31, 2018, 06:51:58 PM »
Ifttt is working. It's a little messy with what it puts on Facebook but it works.

You'd have to search for a Twitter applet that posts New Tweet/Pic from Twitter goes to your Facebook Page.
I'm not sure how to link to one of the applets that I use.

I got it working, Its it's also pulling my profile photo and its all distorted cause its too big for FB.

Look for this one instead

« Last Edit: August 31, 2018, 06:53:59 PM by CNYWeather »
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #12 on: August 31, 2018, 09:06:57 PM »
Ifttt is working. It's a little messy with what it puts on Facebook but it works.

You'd have to search for a Twitter applet that posts New Tweet/Pic from Twitter goes to your Facebook Page.
I'm not sure how to link to one of the applets that I use.

I got it working, Its it's also pulling my profile photo and its all distorted cause its too big for FB.

Look for this one instead



Much better. Thanks
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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #13 on: December 21, 2018, 05:01:29 PM »
Working on a solution for getting watch/warning products to Facebook in a timely manner. I had Weather Message doing just that until Facebook decided they didn't want to play any longer. Now I have WxMessage attempting to post warnings to Twitter and the recommended applet then sending that to Facebook. Haven't quite got things setup the way I need so I'm asking for anything I might need to be aware of as to operation of the programs and app.

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Re: Twitter to FB posts
« Reply #14 on: January 13, 2019, 08:43:57 PM »
How can i get this to run every second because most stuff posts at different times??
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