Snapchat is growing – especially 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.
Even if you are familiar with Snapchat but might not know what is Snapcode in and how to use it. That’s where we are here to guide you.
What is Snapcode?
A Snapcode is a Snapchat profile picture with a unique code that works like a QR Code. You can use the Snapchat app to scan the Snapcode of the person or brand and add to your list. The Snapcode is an easy way to add new friends to your Snapchat, so you are able to see their snaps and stories.
Many brands and autonomous are using Snapchat as relationship strategic tool for their audience or followers. For those who use WordPress and Snapchat, we have a good tip that is super easy. Place your Snapcode on your website or blog, it’s simple, we show you how to do it.
How to Add a Snapchat Snapcode to WordPress?
To get your Snapcode first of all you need to go to the Snapchat Snapcode site and log in using your Snapchat username and password. It is only possible to generate the username and password by downloading Snapchat in your phone and signing up. After logging in you will see a download link to download a zip folder containing your Snapcode image in png and svg formats.
Now that you have your Snapcode, the next step is to upload it to your WordPress site. Here we have two simple and easy methods.
Method 1: Manually add Snapcode to your WordPress
As the two formats downloaded are only image files, you can add your Snapcode to your WordPress site like any other image file.
Go to your WordPress site and visit Media > Add New page. Add the image in a sidebar widget and you’re done! Or, you can go to Appearance > Widgets page and select Image section where you can add Image widget.
You can change the position of the Snapcode icon anywhere on the page. Now go ahead and add the downloaded Snapcode. And, save the changes.
Method 2: Use the Snapchat Snapcode Widget WordPress plugin
It is now ridiculously easy to add a Snapchat Snapcode using a WordPress Plugin too. First of all, install and activate the Snapchat Snapcode Widget plugin. Go to Appearance > Widgets page. Now you can locate the Snapchat Snapcode widget and drag it to the sidebar or any other area of the page which suits your requirements. Now upload your Snapcode PNG file that you have downloaded earlier. And finally, click on Save Button and you will now see a Snapcode widget on your website – simple, right?
So that was our guide on how to add a Snapchat Snapcode in WordPress. Adding a Snapcode can promote and set a strong establishment of your brand because it allows you to be creative in multiple ways. 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 people every day, it would not be wise to ignore it as a potential method of internet marketing.
We hope that this easy to follow tutorial helped you out! If you liked this article be sure to check out our other guides on WordPress tips and tricks!
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