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What is lynkly?

Lynkly is a place for people to find out what links are being shared by your friends and the rest of the world across Facebook and Twitter. We connect your Facebook and Twitter streams together, and rank all the shared links by popularity.

Why did we build it?

Currently 48% of Americans get their news from social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. We want to find out what news are popular, before they become popular.
With Facebook and Twitter's 800+ Million user's as the source of our information, and by connecting all our user's Facebook and Twitter streams together, we are able to find out what is popular before anyone else!

How do we do it?

We aggregate and rank news articles posted on Facebook and Twitter.

What does lynkly do with my Facebook and Twitter profile?

Lynkly aggregates your Facebook and Twitter streams, and ranks all the news articles that are being shared by your friends.

I'm paranoid about my Facebook information, why does lynkly need to access my facebook profile?

  • Access my basic information
  • Lynkly uses your profile picture and name to personalize your experience.
  • Access my profile information
  • Lynkly uses your gender, location and education to create filtering options and to categorize your links.
  • Access my friends' information
  • Lynkly uses your friend's information to let you filter their links by gender, location, education, etc.
  • Access my data any time
  • Lynkly works hard even when you are offline. The links in your news feed are analyzed and only the coolest shared with the rest of the community.

What is the "Page Preview"

Page Preview publishes a short summary of the content available at the original source. We only post a small amount, and encourage all users to read the original source for completeness.

How do I buy advertising space on Lynkly?

You can purchase premium ad space on our website through BuySellAds. If that doesn't meet your needs, feel free to reach out to us at [email protected].

For feedback or questions?

Please contact us at [email protected].