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Social Media

Social Media Set-Up Instructions

Facebook

  1. Log into an admin profile for Facebook.
  2. Select the page you are looking to add your text handle to.
  3. Click the About column on the left hand side of your page.
  4. Scroll down to the More Info section.
  5. Click the Edit button that shows up when you hover the About portion.
  6. Add your “Text @TEXTHANDLE to the number 77888” to this portion.
  7. Although this is the best single place to put your new texting information in your bio. It is also suggested that you place your texting handle in your cover photo or in a couple of posts throughout your content schedule.

The success of your handle is based around the sharing and visibility of the handle itself. Share it and wear it proudly on your pages texting is a great new ability for your company.


LinkedIn

  1. Log into your LinkedIn profile.
  2. Head to your profile by clicking the circle icon with your picture.
  3. Then select View Profile.
  4. Your Edit Intro screen will pop up, from there scroll down to the Summary portion.
  5. In the very first line place your handle “Questions? Text @TEXTHANDLE to the number 77888”
  6. Save your changes and now you have placed your @TEXTHANDLE in the first part of your bio.

As mentioned before the success of your handle is based upon your marketing of it. Another great place to put it is graphically within your cover photo.


Twitter

  1. Log into your Twitter profile.
  2. Click the button on the right that leads you to your profile.
  3. Click Edit Profile.
  4. In the bio type out “Questions? Text @TEXTHANDLE to 77888”
  5. Click the Save Changes button.
  6. Just a heads up the bio section of your twitter profile does have limited characters. An alternative place to put your @TEXTHANDLE would be in the header photo.

Instagram (Business Profile)

  1. Log into Instagram.
  2. Head to your profile.
  3. Click the button Edit Profile.
  4. Click the Name portion.
  5. Fill the field with “Text @TEXTHANDLE to 77888”
  6. Save the changes.

Instagram (Personal Profile)

  1. Log into Instagram.
  2. Head to your profile.
  3. Click the button Edit Profile
  4. Click the Name portion.
  5. Fill the field with “Text @TEXTHANDLE to 77888”
  6. Save the changes.

If you would rather leave your name the alternative would be to place the @TEXTHANDLE into the Bio portion. Be aware the bio portion is limited by character count. If that is the route you would prefer follow the instructions below.

  1. Log into Instagram.
  2. Head to your profile.
  3. Click the button Edit Profile
  4. Click the Bio portion.
  5. Fill the field with “Text @TEXTHANDLE to 77888”
  6. Save the changes.

(Later on when VimChat has phone number attached to the @TEXTHANDLE there is a second better method that can be applied.)

  1. Log into Instagram.
  2. Head to your profile.
  3. Click the button Edit Profile
  4. Click Edit Contact Options.
  5. Fill in the phone number with your VimChat phone number.
  6. Follow the Instagram instructions to approve the phone number.
  7. Click the save changes button in the upper right hand corner.