The Rapportive Plug-In Fleshes Out Your Gmail Contacts

By: Michael Hines - Published: Dec 2, 2010 • References: rapportive & walyou
The Internet is full of plug-ins and random programs, some cool and some utterly useless. The Rapportive plug-in is definitely one of those plug-ins that falls in the 'cool' category. This plug-in turns Gmail ads in your inbox into an in-depth social media profile of your current contact.

The Rapportive plug-in pulls profiles from places like Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin letting you follow or friend them all from the comfort of your own inbox. Check out a sample shot of the Rapportive plug-in above to see how all this works, or download the free plug-in for yourself. Stats for Social Media Ad Replacements Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 1,418 clicks in 285 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Rapportive Plug-in
Related: 56 examples / 43 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
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