There are 3 elements to the Alfred platform:
- Website - Where you create, manage and monitor your Linkedin campaigns.
- Desktop App - The software installed on your computer to run your campaigns.
- Chrome Extension (optional) - An add-on to help you export Linkedin profile data.
In order for your campaigns to run automatically, the desktop app needs to be installed and running on your device, computer must be on and not go into sleep mode.
To install Alfred on your device, you first need to download the software, which you can get from here. Alternatively, you can access the download page via the home page by entering your email and clicking on Start you free 14-day trial.
The download should start automatically, but if it doesn't you can restart the download by choosing the appropriate operating system at the bottom of the screen.
After downloading, find and install the app by double-clicking on the file.
Once the app is installed, you'll need to drag and drop the app into your applications folder on a Mac.
Once installed, to open Alfred, go to your applications folder or press F4 on your keyboard, locate the app, and click on it. You'll find the app running in the menu bar.
Voila! The app is installed. There are a few more things that need to happen before you start creating and running campaigns.
Next, let's link your to the web app where you'll handle 99% of your workflow.
The desktop app up and running in order for your campaigns to run properly.