Recalling the outgoing year with Linkis

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We hope you all enjoy the holiday season and already wished a Merry Christmas to your beloved ones. We also congrats everyone, and would like to look back at 2015 and remember all the work we’ve done for you.

All new themes for your links

This year we were happy to release a whole new Horizontal theme. Some of us believe this is the neatest and the most beneficial theme because of its design and features for promotion. Briefly, it’s just a one-line panel on the top of a webpage which you can edit adding your social profiles, blogs, and websites. So far your Twitter followers will be able to find you on other platforms, or see more of your projects when opening your customized links. Once you update your personal settings at Linkis with the info you’d like to promote, all of your Linkis URLs will work for you.

Horizontal theme

We didn’t forget about those of you who prefer a Vertical theme and updated it too. We replaced the non-hottest features (Promo block and RSS feed) with something more useful. Now you can add up to 6 links aside from your social accounts and use it for various blogs, or websites, or whatever you want to promote.

We are also proud of a new Twitter Surf Theme which is a perfect choice to get more views for links you shared earlier. Your readers could simply miss something in your feed when checking you on Twitter. We use buttons ‘Next by @your_username’ or ‘More from @your_username’ to encourage your followers to read your previous posts shared with Linkis. 

Twitter Surf theme

New look for links on mobile devices

We did a great research on our users’ experience and created a few new variants for the look of customized webpages on the small screens. Now you can see your links customized with a panel of a Social Mobile or Twitter Surf themes (see a description above).

Social Mobile theme, as well as a Horizontal one, gives you a chance to promote your social profiles and blogs, or websites. At the same time, it doesn’t distract your readers from the page they are on as this info is hidden in a menu.

Mobile theme

 

Both themes showed a huge growth of views for Linkis users over the first week. So we’re on the way to implement the final updates and make it possible for you to manually choose your mobile theme (now it is set up automatically). See below how Twitter Surf looks on smartphones.

Mobile theme

Support interaction

This year we decided to interact more with all of you to know better your needs. Since late October we implemented a chat form on our website and have already processed over 216 dialogs. Whenever you want to share your thoughts, ask anything or leave a feedback you can easily contact us via our chat window. In case we are offline, we receive your messages via email, so everyone is heard.

And we are excited to tell that this year we reached the first million users on our platform! We appreciate you stay with us and we’re thankful for your support and loyalty. Everything we do at Linkis we do for you.

May the next year be even more awesome for all of us!

New themes: looks and usage

Hello everyone!

We have great news for you: we’ve release 2 new theme that will blow your mind! In this post we will try to describe all aspects of using them with maximum benefit.
New themes are “Horizontal” and “Vertical”, they are the newest so they come first in the list of themes.
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Backlinks to your social profiles in Linkis frame

Hi guys!

What a great feature we prepared for you! As you already know you can create promos in Linkis frame and promote your business, project, blog etc on each webpage you share with Linkis. In case you’re a newbie, please read the blog post about promos first.
Now, nearby the promo you can also place a set of links to your social profiles that will look like nice fancy social buttons!
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Linkis app for Twitter: temporarily down

Our app is temporarily suspended by Twitter Support, again. You can view the ticket here https://dev.twitter.com/discussions/22677 and support us :)
We hope that guys from Twitter Support will solve this problem quick. At least, faster than they did last year, when it took about 2+ weeks.

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Let’s make Linkis more comfortable!

Hi everyone!
We’re holding a small interview at the moment. Our goal is to improve Linkis according to your wishes and comments. Please, check it and choose one of existing options or add your variant.
This interview doesn’t require your email or password and doesn’t save any of your data.

Thank you!

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Linkis: not a usual MyStartupStory

SlideShare is holding a great contest for startups named MyStartupStory. We couldn’t miss the opportunity to enter this brilliant and highly-educative competition. Especially, when the participants are judged by such PROs like

Dave McClure, founder of 500 Startups
Hunter Walk, partner at Homebrew VC
Guy Kawasaki, author and special advisor to the Motorola business unit of Google
and Douglas Crets, editor at Microsoft BizSpark

If you still didn’t enter the competition – hurry up, you have time to upload your story by Sept. 30, 2013.
So far, take a look at our presentation and don’t forget to share it here: http://www.slideshare.net/Linkis_com/linkis-not-a-usual-mystartupstory

Good luck!

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11 brilliant examples of promos for Linkis

Hi, guys! As you know, one of the coolest features in our Sidebar and Twitter Media themes is promo-blocks creation. Writing captions for them is an interesting and creative task. Today we’ve collected (and even invented) great slogans that illustrate how to write the best captions.

1. The Times
If The Times used Linkis to promote their new filial newspaper for iPad readers, they could write a slogan like this:

Key points in the caption: phrase “Read The Times on your iPad” targets the audience, users of iOS devices.
Slogan Yesterday is history encourage readers to be more concentrated and focused on up-to-date events, and call-to-action part Read and stay tuned encourages viewers to click on  the promo-block.

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Composing successful promo-blocks

Hello everyone!

As you know our Sidebar and Twitter Media themes have a cool feature – promo-blocks creation. When you want to promote some web-resources – a web-site, or your personal page on Facebook and LinkedIn, or a blog etc, you can use promo-blocks creation option offered by Linkis Sidebar and Twitter Media themes.

That’s how the Twitter Media Theme promo-block looks like (outlined with red rectangle)

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Twitter Media theme updated

Hi everyone!

It’s been a long time since we posted updates about Linkis new features. But now we are happy to inform that you can promote your sites, blogs, projects etc in Twitter Media theme! So, if you prefer dark (black) design – this opportunity will perfectly fit your needs.
The way to create promos in this theme is the same as in Sidebar theme (click here to check the tutorial). Do it in your settings

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All over Linkis Themes

Hi everybody!
You already know how to use our themes and what are they meant for. Now we want to help you to choose one theme that will suit you the best.
At the moment, we have 6 different themes, which you can find at Linkis settings (you need to log in first). They all can be used to solve different tasks from promo-blocks creation to statistical data analyses. Let’s see what is the difference and the gist of each of them.

Sidebar Theme
This theme adds a neat light-grey bar to the right side of the page which can be also rolled up to a thin sharing panel. The theme offers great variety of options: sharing to the majority of popular social networks, polls creation, caption adding, statistical data of page popularity presented in figures and graphs. But the best in the theme is promo-blocks creation.
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