Google Drive
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WordPressNew Post
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Google DriveCreate File from Text

Want an easy way to backup your new WordPress blog posts? This Zapier integration is just what you need. Zapier can watch your WordPress blog for new posts, and whenever you publish a new article, it can copy the article text and save it to a new text file in Google Drive.

You'll never have to worry about losing your WordPress blog posts again!

Note: This works with both blogs and self-hosted WordPress sites.

How It Works

  1. Publish a new post in your WordPress blog
  2. Zapier will copy the post and save it as a new text file in Google Drive

What You Need

  • A WordPress blog
  • A Google Drive account

Why Zapier?


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It's easy to connect Google Drive + WordPress and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

When this happens...
then do this!
New File in Folder

Triggers when a new file is added directly to a specific folder (but not its subfolders).

Create File from Text

Create a new file from plain text.

New File

Triggers when any new file is added (inside of any folder).

Upload File

Copies an existing file from another service to Google Drive.

New Comment

Triggered when you add a new comment.

Create Folder

Create a new, empty folder.

Any Webhook

Using the HookPress plugin, trigger off of pretty much anything!

Create Post

Create a new post, including the status allowing the creation of drafts.

New Post

Triggered when you add a new post.

Copy File

Create a copy of the specified file.

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Google Drive is Google's file sync app that lets you store all of your files online alongside your Google Docs documents, and keep them synced with all of your devices.

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