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Posting from RSS to Yammer with Microsoft Flow

Published 13/11/2016 - 1 Comment

This is something I really missed with Yammer, we used to have IFTTT setup to auto post blog posts from key UC blogs via their RSS feeds. It was really helpful to keep up with the latest news and extend the conversation.

I just stumbled across the fact that Microsoft Flow (Kind of Microsoft’s IFTTT for Enterprise.

Here is the flow

It’s pretty self explanatory, you sign in with your Office365 account, auth Yammer add your RSS feed:




I recommend not having the summary, as Yammer doesn’t do a great job of rendering the posts. So I go with Feed title and Primary feed linkWhen a feed item is published 
Post message 
* Message Text 
Latest Blog Post from TomTalks: 
Feed title x 
Primary feed link x 
Comments and Feedback Welcome! 
*Group ID 
Show advanced options V 
+ New step 
Add dynamic content 
Add dynamic content from the apps and services 
used in this flow. 
Search dynamic content 
When a feed item is published 
categories - Item 
Feed copyright information 
Copyright information 
Feed ID 
Feed ID 
Feed published on 
Feed published date 
Feed summary 
Feed item summary 
Feed title 
Feed title 
Feed Updated on 
Feed updated on 
links - Item 



Tom Arbuthnot

Tom Arbuthnot

Principal Solutions Architect at Modality Systems
Tom Arbuthnot is Principal Solutions Architect at Unified Communications specialist Modality Systems. He is a Microsoft Certified Master and MVP, blogger, regular on The UC Architects Podcast, and speaker at events including Microsoft TechEd and Ignite. He co-runs The Microsoft UC User Group London.

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