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The service overrides section allows existing platforms to be integrated with SocialHootz. 

Currently we support Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Instagram and Google.  This list will continue to grow as consider how each might improve the overall solution.  To integrate any of the supported services select "Service Overrides" in the list of modules.

Important: If you are already logged in to a social media account you wish to integrate SocialHootz will automatically authenticate your account.  If you are logged with an account that you do not wish to integrate we advise you to first log out.


Integrating Facebook


To integrate Facebook click Authorize.

When the Facebook login popup appears, login with your Facebook account:

Facebook

If you are successfully logged in a few seconds later you should see a screen similar to the one below.  At this stage you must select the business or fan page you want to link to SocialHootz.  Once selected, click Save and Publish.

 

Facebook Integration

Integrating LinkedIn

To integrate LinkedIn click Authorize.

When the linked in popup appears, login with your LinkedIn account.

LinkedIn

If you are successfully logged in a few seconds later you should see a screen similar to the one below.  At this stage you must select add the business name of the page you wish to integrate.

LinkedIn

You can find this in the actual url of your LinkedIn business page.  To do this, go to your LinkedIn account and select the icon avatar, usually top right.  See below:

LinkedIn

Click the Manage alongside the Company Page text.  You will be taken to your Company page.  In the browsers URL bar, you need to copy/paste the business name.  See the highlighted example below.  In this case the company name is socialhootz-ltd. 

LinkedIn

Return to SocialHootz and add the company name into the textbox next to your LinkedIn profile.

LinkedIn

Once added, click Save and Publish.