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Make Flint for Publishing Work for You!

Today Viralheat announced the launch of Flint, a Chrome extension that helps users share stories from across the web with ease. Flint supports cross-platform engagement, allowing users to post simultaneously to their Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn accounts with a single click from any Chrome page without having to sign into their social media accounts.

To get started, click here or open your Chrome browser and click on the Chrome Web Store icon. In the Chrome Store search Viralheat to pull up all Viralheat’s Chrome extensions. Once the extension is selected and has been downloaded, the Viralheat logo will be added to the top right corner of every open Chrome page. If you are a new user of Viralheat you’ll want to create a free account now or if you’re an existing user, sign into your account and you’re ready to get started!

Now that the extension is added and you’re set up with a Viralheat account, begin to browse the web. Find articles and blog posts to share with your social networks. By simply clicking on the Viralheat icon in the corner the publishing box will appear. All of Viralheat’s powerful publishing features are available through Flint.

– Choose to post to one, some, or all of you social media accounts
– Add text or images
– Shorten URLs using bit.ly
– Schedule posts for future publishing
– Preview posts shared to Facebook
– Post to Groups
– Filter accounts by platform

In the publishing box, notice the green and blue ovals on the right side, these buttons will help you manage your various social media account and makes publishing to your accounts hassle free. The green oval button filters by platform. When selected, you’ll have the choice to pick Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn. This will ensure the only accounts that will be listed for you to publish to will be from that specified platform. The blue button is our Group Publishing feature. With Viralheat you can create groups which include a variety of social media accounts. For example, you may have a work account that has all the social media accounts for your business and then a personal account.

Start using Flint today and make engaging with your community simple as one click!

 

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