It is hard to manage all the contacts spread across your online profiles like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and emails. In this days people are so much engaged with social networking sites and naturally they have various contacts in their accounts. Gist connects the online accounts and merge the contacts into a continuously updated online address book.
Gist is a simple and easy to navigate online social CRM. But, it requires the permission of accessing your internet profiles before it works. Unlike many social networking apps, it won’t ask you to give your username and password. You have to just grant the access of your accounts, which you can revoke any time though.
Getting started with Gist requires the registration with your Full name, email address and password.
Once you are done with filling up the required fields, you will receive a confirmation email with the activation link in your email address. You must click on that link to activate your Gist profile.
Once you activated your account, you are free to connect your email accounts, social network profiles like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn. All the account types that can be added with Gist are separated with appropriate headings at the left side. Just click on a category and connect your account by clicking on the “Connect” button. After getting connected all your accounts that you want with Gist, click “Finish” at the left side.
It will take some time for the initial sync to get placed and for processing the contacts. Once the sync has been processed constantly, any changes will be updated in Gist in a moment.
You can find all your contacts at the dashboard arranged chronologically.
Gist also provides your own public profile to interact with people via Gist. It is totally free of cost and excellent web application as your online address book.
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