How to Automate Everything

Use this workflow tool to automate your life

Amar Desai
Feb 23 · 3 min read
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Think of things that you can automate in your life.

  1. Save all the attachments from your email to Dropbox automatically

These seemingly mundane and menial tasks take a lot of time and headspace.

For example, whenever I publish an article on Medium or Post content on Instagram, to get more engagement I have to publish them on all platforms one by one. These tasks may not be that huge but if you are posting every day this can add up and can easily eat up 10-15 minutes of your day.

With this problem statement, I went on a search to find the tool that I can use to automate parts of my life. On my search I found Zapier.

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Zapier

Zapier is a workflow automation tool that allows you to connect multiple apps so that they can talk to each other.

For example

  1. Tweet whenever you post on Instagram.
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Zapier

2. Save email attachments to your google drive

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Zapier

It's super easy to set up and configure.

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Zapier

Zapier also has integrations with Salesforce, Trello, Mailchimp, Google Forms, Shopify, Typeform which can be super useful for freelancers and people running online businesses.

The only integration I wish Zapier had was with Notion. I hope they release the integration soon as Notion has started rolling out their APIs.

Here are some of the Zaps that I have created for my personal use so far.

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Zappier

Thanks for reading & share the Zaps that you are using via responding to this story.

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Amar Desai

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A jack of all who what to do everything, to be everywhere, be everyone, but doesn’t know what he truly wants https://linktr.ee/amardesai

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Amar Desai

Written by

A jack of all who what to do everything, to be everywhere, be everyone, but doesn’t know what he truly wants https://linktr.ee/amardesai

Curious

Curious

A community of people who are curious to find out what others have already figured out // Curious is a new personal growth publication by The Startup (https://medium.com/swlh).

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