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Post to Twitter, Facebook, and Google+ all at the same time

If you’re like me when you post to Twitter or Facebook or Google+ you often want your post to cascade from one service to the next.  Of course none of the services have a vested interested in helping you do this easily so now you’ve got to work your way there.  I discovered this service call If This Then That – ifttt.com – a pretty straight forward rules concept and one that already has a bunch of pre-defined rule sets which they call recipes.

So you can imagine a scenario that goes like this:

“If I post a public post to Google+ Then post the contents of that post to a Facebook status update”

or

“If I post a Facebook status update Then create a new tweet”

I created both these rules so I could start with Google+ and cascade a post down through twitter.

So how to get this done?  Read on…

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