Hyperwords, a free plug-in for Mozilla's Firefox browser has been updated with support for Twitter and Facebook.

Hyperwords, offers users the ability to select any word on any Web page and choose from powerful commands including search, translate, convert, email, tag and blog.

You can for instance get more information on a word, quickly convert a price in dollars say to pounds, and you are no longer restricted to following only the links others have made for you.

A user guide, FAQ and YouTube video tutorials are available for those who want to explore Hyperwords more advanced settings.

Version 5.5 adds support for Twitter and Facebook, which gives you the option to post from any web page or the Hyperwords toolbar to either site.

The latest version also shows real URL when pointing to shortened URL's, and includes improved user settings, bug fixes, stability enhancements and tweaks.

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