How to integrate social media handles into your online store

How to integrate social media handles into your online store

Ecommerce

GlobalLinker Staff

GlobalLinker Staff

2 Mar 2021, 16:57 — 3 min read

eCommerce continues to capture a growing share of the retail pie and this trend is likely to continue in the foreseeable future. Social media has dramatically changed the way customers interact with online businesses.

 

For an online store owner, social media is a powerful tool, as it allows you to interact with customers and creates a sense of community. Social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, Pinterest, etc can be leveraged to generate traffic, create leads and drive conversions to your online store.

 

In this article, you will learn how to add your social media handles to your Linker.store. Before starting, ensure that your online store setup is complete.

 

Steps to integrate social media

 

STEP 1

Log in to your GlobalLinker account

 

STEP 2

Click on the Online Store button on the top menu. You will see a dropdown. Click on Manage Store to open up your Seller Panel.  

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STEP 3

In your seller panel, on the left bar, click on Online Store > Social Media.

 

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STEP 4

To Add Links,follow the steps given below.

 

A. Facebook

Log in to your Facebook account. Click on your profile and copy the URL.

 

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Paste it on your Linker.store seller panel and click on Save.

 

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B. Twitter 

Log in to your Twitter account. Click on your profile and copy the URL.

 

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Paste it on your Linker.store seller panel and click on Save.

 

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C. Instagram

Log in to your Instagram account. Click on your profile and copy the URL.

 

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Paste it on your Linker.store seller panel and click on Save.

 

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D. WhatsApp

Enter your WhatsApp number with the country code and click on Save.

 

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E. Pinterest

Log in to your Pinterest account. Click on your profile and copy the URL.

 

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Paste it on your Linker.store seller panel and click on Save.

 

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F. YouTube

 Log in to your YouTube account. Click on your profile and copy the URL.

 

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Paste it on your Linker.store seller panel and click on Save.

 

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G. Tumblr

Log in to your Tumblr account. Click on your profile and copy the URL.

 

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Paste it on your Linker.store seller panel and click on Save.

 

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Once you add all the links and save them, the social media buttons on your online store's footer will be live.

 

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Learn how to add floating social media icons to your online store. 

 

For further assistance, write to us at ‘info@linker.store’ or call at +91-22-48931736.

 

 Also read: A step-by step-guide to creating your own eStore with GlobalLinker

 

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