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FireStatus is a new Firefox 3 extension that allows you easily send status updates to your Twitter, Facebook and FriendFeed accounts right from your Firefox browser status bar. Although now it can only send updates to the above 3 services, more services will be added to their roster in the future.

post to twitter, facebook and friendfeed

Once you have downloaded and installed the browser addon you can add your username and password for the services and get started. When you’re all set you will be able to post links and notes to your profiles only with a couple of clicks without the need to navigate from the current page.

FireStatus

Additionally to updating  your online profiles FireStatus also displays instant popup notifications with updates from these services, making it easier for you to keep up with them all at once.

FireStatus popup notification.

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Features:

  • Quickly update your Twitter, Facebook and FriendFeed sStatus.
  • Get notified when there are updates in one of your accounts
  • Integrated spell checker (for the status message).
  • Option to include and shorten URL.
  • Includes character counter to help you stay within the character limit.
  • Use Escape and Enter keys as shortcuts for canceling and sending updates respectively.

Check out FireStatus @ code.google.com/p/firestatus/

  1. Mark Evans
    November 8, 2008 at 3:48 pm

    Just what I need, another excuse to add a Firefox add-on. :) Thanks for putting FireStatus into the spotlight.

    cheers, Mark

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