SharpSpring's social media tools enable you to add images and trackable links directly in the posting window. With trackable links, you have access to additional benefits that are not available for regular links. Trackable links can be used as a trigger, can show analytics on who engaged with your links, and much more. This article will detail how to add an image or Media Center trackable link to your social posts.
The following user roles can create social media posts:
- Marketing Managers
- Adding Media Center Trackable Links to Facebook or Twitter
- Adding Images to Facebook or Twitter
- Adding Media Center Assets to LinkedIn
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Adding Media Center Trackable Links to Facebook or Twitter
To add Media Center assets to Facebook or Twitter posts, do the following:
Adding Images to Facebook or Twitter
To add images to Facebook or Twitter posts, do the following:
Adding Media Center Assets to LinkedIn
You cannot post images to LinkedIn due to limitations with LinkedIn's API. Instead, you will need to upload images to the SharpSpring Media Center and publish the images to LinkedIn as a Media Center asset. To post Media Center assets and social media assets as images to LinkedIn, do the following:
When posting media center assets as images to LinkedIn, keep to the following image parameters to ensure that the image is properly shared:
Important: When typing a link (such as https://www.
sharpspring.com), SharpSpring adds metadata that is tied to that link. This will automatically add a description and image, depending on the metadata available. However, in order for metadata to appear when posting a link in a social post, you must include http:// or https:// in the link.
Be aware that certain website content, including images or video, may not populate in the preview in SharpSpring or on LinkedIn due to issues with the website's backend coding.