Getting Started on Mix
All your favorite things. All in one place.
What is Mix?
Mix is a new place to discover, save and share all your favorite things on the internet.
Why do I create collections on Mix?
Creating a collection on Mix allows you to collect articles, videos, and web pages you like about specific interests or topics. When you add to your collections, your content is shared with friends and made discoverable to others on Mix who share similar interests.
What are some best practices for creating collections?
Make your collections stand out among the rest, use fun or interesting names. Here’s a few examples:
“Nothing but Net” vs. The Internet
“All Things Brain” vs. Mental Health
“Healthy Eating” vs. Recipes
“Working Moms Rock” vs. Kids
Good collections include a variety of webpages from different places and sources. They also continue to grow over time.
How do I add to a collection on Mix?
To create a new Mix or add a page to an existing Mix while in the app, tap the Add button. Then choose an existing Mix from the list or make up a new one. It's up to you, so get creative.
Traditional Mixing: If you’re logged into Mix on your desktop you can create a collection or add content to an existing collection by using the + button on the top right.
Professional Mixing: To save, add, or bookmark content from anywhere on the web with one-click download the Mix Chrome Extension.
Mixing on-the-go: To add to Mix from your phone, enable the Mix extension.
What can I add to my collections?
Mix makes it easy to organize and bookmark content you love. You can save any link you’d like, from anywhere. Blog posts, articles, videos, webpages, any live URL.
Why should I keep updating my collections with new content?
When you add new stuff to your collections, people who follow you or your collections will see what you’ve added in their “Top For You” and Recently Added sections.
If other people are mixing or saving things you’ve mixed, your more likely to appear on the homepage to other or during on-boarding to new Mixers.
Why should Follow collections and people?
You can follow a person or just a particular collection you like.
If you follow a person or a specific collection when content is added by that person (or into that collection) it will appear on your homepage in your “For You” feed or your “Recently Added” feed.
How do I discover my next favorite thing?
The more you use Mix, the more it gets to know what you love. Every time you log-in we’ll work to show you new content and collections we think you’ll love.