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Gmail plugin Rapportive now gives you insight into the people you’re emailing

With competition from Google’s own People Widget breathing down its neck, startup Rapportive is innovating fast to keep its Gmail plugin in the lead. Rapportive replaces the right-hand bar of Gmail with information about the people who email you. Tweets, LinkedIn information and other social data is displayed, helping to provide a little more context [...]
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Rapportive one-ups Gmail – Includes People Widget in its context sidebar

Technology : The Next Web Blog (4 years ago)

If you’ve not caught on yet, we’re pretty big fans of the context-addition Gmail plugin known as Rapportive. Not only does it pull in valuable information and photos of the people with whom you’re emailing, it also has a brand new d... Read Post

FullContact For Gmail Is The Latest Email Plugin To Take On LinkedIn’s Rapportive

Technology : TechCrunch (yesterday)

Rapportive users have not been happy about the email plugin’s performance and changes following its acquisition by LinkedIn. Instead of rich contact info and tools for following and friending email contacts on a variety of social ne... Read Post

Remember when Rapportive was great? FullContact’s new Gmail plugin is better

Technology : The Next Web Blog (yesterday)

Rapportive used to be a fantastic Gmail plugin that gave you lots of context about the people you were in contact with, as a sidebar next to every email. After LinkedIn acquired it, it started to lose a lot of what made is so useful... Read Post

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