Pipe Twitter Links to Pinboard

June 15, 2012 by Gabe | [mmd] |

I mentioned that Twitter links can be piped to Pinboard.in bookmarks by way of IFTTT. It's a simple recipe. Links posted by people I follow are automatically added to Pinboard with the tag "twitterlink". It's a nice way to catch stuff I might have missed while away from Twitter. It's also easy to filter by tag and quickly browse and delete.

Here's the simple IFTTT recipe:

I also like that the IFTTT Twitter component has options for inserting additional information about the link source, like the Tweet text and user name.

Here's what the Pinboard bookmarks created by this recipe look like: