How to auto-forward Facebook status post to a Gmail address?
IFTTT forwards text status but not photo status
MakeUseOf has covered this many times before :
you can use ifttt.com this can use for much more than what you have specified here.
Sign up for a free account on http://www.ifttt.com. There you will be able to link your facebook status updates to forward as a gmail message. There are many more channels on there as well.
You could try using IFTTT (If This Then That), by creating a recipe where if you make a status, an email will be sent to you with that status immediately.
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