I spent a bit of time this afternoon dusting off the PowerShell script I created (that's not accurate, I cribbed it and changed it slightly - see my original post) to get it to generate a Twitter status update when I post a new blog entry.
Much messing about later with both the Twitter API and the Snipr API and then trying to convert my C# code to PowerShell script and I think I might have something that works. This post will be the final test (for now - assuming it works). Let's see....
Okay, so it wasn't exactly instant success but it seems to be working okay now! Will post the PowerShell script as soon as...
PingBack from http://mstechnews.info/2008/11/a-bit-of-an-experiment/
Not sure if this was an exercise in using Powershell or wanting to get your blog posts updated to Twitter.
If you were only wanting Twitter updates, you can sign up on Twitterfeed.com, and the site will post your blog posts to Twitter for you.
Yeah, but what'd be the fun in that? :-)
Here's the PowerShell script I came up with that I referred to in my previous post that integrates with