Connecting IFTT with Mastodon
As of the time of this writing, IFTTT has no integration for Mastodon. Yet, it's possible to connect the two.
Login to your Mastodon account
Go to Preferences > Developer and register a new application with
Copy your access token, we're going to need this later
You might want to test your new application using cURL or Postman
curl -X POST "https://mastodon.social/api/v1/statuses?access_token=YOUR_API_KEY&status=YOLO"
Login to your IFTTT account
You can now create new applets that post to Mastodon or edit existing ones to add an extra step (e.g. for posting to both, Twitter and Mastodon)
- select the Webhooks service as target
- select “Make a web request”
- set URL to the
- set Method to
- set Content to
- set Body to your message, prefixed with supported form data parameters, e.g.
status=My first automated post