In episode 110 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked if it's okay to upload and publish tier 1 videos directly to the 2nd IFTTT ring or just use YouTube-like recipes.
The exact question was:
I finished creating a 2nd IFTTT branded network around a new service for video promotion (no website yet). How should I use the videos of my first network. Can I upload and publish them directly to the new ring or use the YT Like recipes?