Snapchat has become a very popular social media platform which is used by millions of people around the world. The application is not only used for recreational and informal purposes but many businesses have also started to take advantage of its popularity and widespread use. Businesses earn followers on their Snapchat accounts and then share information related to what they want to sell or market.
There are many benefits to using Snapchat for the promotion and stronger establishment of your brand because it allows you to be creative in multiple ways. Snapchat has over 100 million daily users who use the app to click over 400 million snaps everyday! Through your Snapchat profile, you can offer your followers quick and immediate information about your brand, offer some interesting schemes which would pique their interest, and even partner with other brands to have a better influence. As an app which is used by a hundred million of people everyday, it would not be wise to ignore it as a potential method of internet marketing.
Snapchat is growing – specially among millennials. The more followers you have, the wider audience you can target. Did you know you can increase your Snapchat followers using your WordPress site? How you ask!
By adding the Snapchat Snapcode on the site which Snapchat users will immediately recognize, scan, and start following you if they like the content of your website.
It is very easy to add the Snapcode to your website and you can do it using any of the two methods described in this post. Both methods are simple and do not require you to edit or add any code snippets.
Method 1: Manually add Snapcode to your WordPress
A Snapcode is nothing more than a QR code in an image file and you can easily add it to your WordPress just like any other image file.
To get your Snapcode, you need to visit the Snapchat Snapcodes website and login with your username and password.
Once, you’re through, you need to click the Download button to get your Snapcodes in a form of zip file. The zip file will be consisting of two image files – a png type, and an svg type.
Now, go back to your WordPress site and visit Media > Add New page. Add the image in a sidebar widget and you’re done! Image Widget plugin can be used to do the above
Method 2: Use the Snapchat Snapcode Widget WordPress plugin
- Download the Snapchat Snapcode Widget plugin.
- Install and activate the same
- Go to Appearance > Widgets page.
- Locate the Snapchat Snapcode widget and drag it to the sidebar or any other area of the page which suits your requirements
- Upload your Snapcode PNG file and also provide other details.
- Click on Save button and you will now see a Snapcode widget on your website – simple, right?
We hope this post helped you understand the process of how to add Snapchat snapcode in WordPress blog