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FreedomPop Friends

fatbat 182 113 October 1, 2012 at 04:38 PM
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Last Edited by fatbat November 25, 2015 at 06:09 PM
Due to my recent experience with Freedompop, I am NO LONGER RECOMMENDING this company. Mad

The company started off with potential but after many sleazy experiences I can definitively say that they are acting in bad faith and not to be trusted.
Please do your own due diligence but my $0.02 is certainly,
STAY AWAY! DO NOT TRY.



P.S.- Early adopters who deposited should probably contact them about a refund. They screwed us. http://slickdeals.net/f/5276432-freedompop-friends?v=1&p=79497123#post79497123
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Community Wiki

Last Edited by RustyBias Today at 09:55 PM
To invite people
  • On FreedomPop website, go to EARN FREE > Freedom Friends.
  • Click on "Invite by Email Address" (below Gmail icon).
  • Copy from the list (of people who want to be invited) below, and paste onto FreedomPop websaite.
  • Click on "Invite Friends Now!".
  • If you get an error, make sure the last e-mail does not end with a comma.
  • Do NOT e-mail people directly!

To have people invite you
  • On FreedomPop website, MY ACCOUNT > Account Settings, "Friend Requests" should be Yes.
  • Click on "Edit Contents" (at the bottom) of this Wiki, FIRST add a comma to the last e-mail.
    THEN add your e-mail on the next line WITHOUT a comma in the end.
  • If you are too new to Slickdeals and cannot edit this Wiki, you can try to "Post Reply", with your e-mail (and do NOT quote anything), to this thread.

Please delete your e-mail from the list below after you have enough
  • You can have many friends, but ONLY THE FIRST 10 friends (each with a non-deactivated account) count.
  • Because you cannot get more than 500MB through "friends" anyway, please delete your e-mail from the list below after you have enough.

If you're a registered slickdeals member, you can edit this post and add your freedompop-registered email.

To change your name
  • On FreedomPop website, MY ACCOUNT > Account Settings, click on EDIT next to "Contact Information".
  • For example, your last name can appear as just "L" or "L 1".

Additional info
List of people who want to be invited
(Each e-mail should end with a comma, EXCEPT the LAST e-mail should NOT end with a comma.)

tanmaybhamare@gmail.com,
patacid@gmail.com,
aquadude1@gmail.com,
williamnlam@gmail.com,
ubcjack1@gmail.com,
vergel.verceles@yahoo.com,
ckele.edener@gmail.com,
konisland60@gmail.com,
charinco95@gmail.com,
joepburnett@gmail.com,
bsaver@yahoo.com,
vineet.j.tyagi@gmail.com,
tokug.elarsk@gmail.com,
copanomarine4@gmail.com,
gsumitee@gmail.com,
horacetong@gmail.com,
keepdreaming1984@gmail.com,
hompi.nguio@gmail.com,
hompin.guio@gmail.com,
richv31@hotmail.com,
nauticaa@writeme.com,
dpukwatr.a@gmail.com,
epukwatr.a@gmail.com,
goykhman@gmail.com,
yunphone@gmail.com,
dcurcio+fp2@gmail.com,
neowitty@hotmail.com,
iamwz2004@gmail.com,
copanomarine5@gmail.com,
lackrya@gmail.com,
mpostbox@outlook.com,
mike4mike@gmail.com,
feygina@outlook.com,
rltarleton@gmail.com,
rbutler81@gmail.com,
ja2.038@gmail.com,
lucasfarnum@outlook.com,
chengjun198247@gmail.com,
timothy.w.r.kelso@gmail.com,
hinday007@gmail.com,
jonathan.shandell@gmail.com,
rdahal576@gmail.com,
rardiente683@gmail.com,
jeffyee0617@gmail.com,
pourhaus@gmail.com,
one.simura@journey-2-happiness.com,
rjainpwns@gmail.com,
johntsai67@gmail.com,
patlim4018@gmail.com,
greg.jcksn@gmail.com,
sirdouglasthethird@gmail.com,
test5@gmail.com,
dcurcio+fp1@gmail.com,
waboworld@gmail.com,
judyjjho@gmail.com,
kangie@youdar.net,
ajebaje@icloud.com,
mindrehab248@yahoo.com,
billxyw+novatel@gmail.com,
quangxvu@yahoo.com,
hagowsuimai.freedompop2@gmail.com,
j2ee203@gmail.com,
dinghaipeng@gmail.com,
freedompoponl.y@gmail.com,
campstu@gmail.com,
yunjian.wang@gmail.com,
bond_chaitu@yahoo.com,
patel.kuldeep446@gmail.com,
lizengomaha@hotmail.com,
jennthejenn@hotmail.com,
larry.gcc+FP2@gmail.com,
karimaelo@gmail.com,
c0000018a225@outlook.com,
b0000018a225@outlook.com,
a0000018a2e4c5@outlook.com,
mikejones01066@gmail.com,
dondee74@gmail.com,
rustybias@gmail.com

(FIRST add a comma to the last e-mail,
THEN add your e-mail on the next line WITHOUT a comma in the end.)

Please delete your e-mail from the list after you have enough
  • Re: 500 mb , it will RENEW BY ITSELF AUTOMATICALLY on the next cycle after 1 month; that is you will get another 500 mb for free and automatically without you doing anything.

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#451
Quote from slickdealerutah View Post :
I just had 2 of them accept friend requests.. But my free data for this month remains 500 and not 520.. how long does it take?
It is instant. Maybe you need to refresh the page? Press F5
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#452
I got my 50 friends in about 48 hours. Thanks everyone. I now have 140 friends in about 2 weeks. I know only the first 50 help me, but I might be helping 140 others earn 10MB each, so I will continue to accept friends whenever I login to the freedompop web page.

Also, it can't hurt to have a few spare friends in case some drop the service.

The google doc this forum is about now has 354 people in it. Some have bad email addresses and some are duplicates. I guess some people think they will get friends twice as fast if they are listed twice? Smilie It would be nice is someone could delete the bad email addresses. I would if I knew how.

Here are the bad records I know of:
11/9/2012 16:57:11,Yasin,Cetindil,ycet
11/12/2012 22:10:47,Amit,Jain,cal_a
12/12/2012 9:30:35,Paul,Evensen,paule2934
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#453
Quote from LethalDosage View Post :
I know only the first 50 help me, but I might be helping 140 others earn 10MB each, so I will continue to accept friends whenever I login to the freedompop web page.
I'm doing the same. Would be nice if we could tell who needs extra data so we could share at the end of our billing month.

Quote from LethalDosage View Post :
The google doc this forum is about now has 354 people in it. Some have bad email addresses and some are duplicates.
I have a dupe in there because I didn't understand how the yahoo import thing worked. I put in my yahoo email (jasoncarr2000@) and later realized I was supposed to put in my FP email. Duurrrrrrr. Says I have no auth to get into the google-hosted doc, so perhaps someone could whack the entry with jasoncarr2000 in it.
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#454
Just a note to say thanks. With all the talk of FreedomPop rounding up and the worry that I might connect and have some program automatically update, draining my mb's, it is a relief to have an extra 500MB "cushion". The simple instructions really worked. 50 new friends in about 24 hours, amazing. Now I just keep "confirming" for folks just arriving, couldn't be easier!
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#455
Please add me to the "friends list" thanks nod
donalddonovanis@gmail.com
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#456
Carrottopper: Just follow the instructions in the second post on the first page ("Easy Import") and you'll be all set. It's still working amazingly well!
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#457
I now have 214 friends. I will continue to accept friend request, to help others.
The file now has 436 people in it. Wow.

From the second post:
Quote from xross_fire View Post :
Streamlined process from original post. Included a new form to prevent trolls from removing data.

1. Fill out contact form
http://bit.ly/U8hOmc

2. Download CSV
http://bit.ly/RET4VR

3. Import CSV into contacts
Gmail: http://bit.ly/REN7rK
Yahoo: http://bit.ly/VBAkt9

4. Import contacts into FreedomPop
http://bit.ly/UiRDze
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#458
How exactly is everyone counting how many friends they have? I can't seem to find that information on the website. I'm trying to add and get as many friends added as I can.
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#459
Quote from AZImmortal View Post :
How exactly is everyone counting how many friends they have?
Dunno. I was wondering the same thing. I'd guess I have ~80 but I'm unwilling to count them all manually.
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Quote from fratermus View Post :
Dunno. I was wondering the same thing. I'd guess I have ~80 but I'm unwilling to count them all manually.
Yeah, I just copied and pasted all of my friends into a spreadsheet, counted how many rows one friend took on the spreadsheet, and divided the total number of rows by that number. I have around 80 as well. I'm jealous of everyone who has hundreds of friends because of the larger safety net they have in case people cancel.
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#461
Quote from AZImmortal View Post :
How exactly is everyone counting how many friends they have?
I copy and paste the list into Notepad with View/StatusBar enabled (it shows a line count.)

Fortunately, the source text is formatted quite nicely when issuing the copy command.
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#462
Quote from Matthew08 View Post :
Got it! Have to change the header from Email Address to Email otherwise yahoo doesn't recognize the field.
Thanks for the tip!!
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#463
Quote from rwong48 View Post :
I copy and paste the list into Notepad with View/StatusBar enabled (it shows a line count.)

Fortunately, the source text is formatted quite nicely when issuing the copy command.
Does the text paste for you as one friend per line? When I paste mine, everything from a single friend comes out on a different line (name, email address, and other text), so I can't just count the number of lines.
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#464
Quote from AZImmortal View Post :
Does the text paste for you as one friend per line? When I paste mine, everything from a single friend comes out on a different line (name, email address, and other text), so I can't just count the number of lines.
That's weird.. it comes out as one line for me.

Chrome on Windows 7.
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#465
Quote from rwong48 View Post :
That's weird.. it comes out as one line for me.

Chrome on Windows 7.
Ah, there we go, Chrome was the key. I mainly use Chrome but I have javascript issues with it so I was logging into the FP website with IE. Thanks for the tip. I'm up to 96 friends now after a week. I'm not sure if I missed the gravy train since everyone before me seems to have been able to get hundreds of friends within a few days.
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