Create your Twitter archive in Dropbox

by ikera

The following steps will let you archive/backup your/someone else’s Twitter account in a log.txt file in your Dropbox folder.


  • a Twitter account you want to archive
  • a Dropbox account
  • a computer with internet connection

The steps

  1. Find your Twitter UserID.
  2. In this IFTTT recipe replace XXXXXXXXXXX with your UserID you found in step 1.
  3. There is no step 3.

PS: Übergeeks should try out Archiving tweets without IFTTT by Dr. Drang.