Twitter Mention Field

UPME Twitter Mention Field

UPME Twitter Mention Field allows users to mention a Twitter user while creating a tweet from UPME profile. This works as a normal custom field and located in the profile fields section of UPME profile. This feature allows you to setup your user account as the mention field and let other users contact you through your Twitter profile.

First, you have to create Twitter Mention field from the custom fields section. Once, Social connect addon is installed, you will get a new field type in UPME Custom Fields section called Twitter Mention Field as shown in the following screenshot. You can configure the settings for this field as needed. However, some of the available settings may not work for this field as its different to a normal custom field.

 

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Once Twitter Mention field is created, you will see it in the View Profile section of user profiles as a custom field. In Edit Profile section, you will be allowed to define the Twitter Profile Username and use Hide from Public checkbox.

Define Twitter Profile

Once the field is created, you will see it inside the edit profile as shown in the following screenshot (Please note that other profile fields are omitted). You have to specify the Twitter Profile Username you want to mention in the tweets from other users.

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Display Twitter Mention Field

Once the field is created and Twitter Profile Username is specified, you will see it inside the profile as shown in the following screenshot. Users can use the tweet button to send tweets to your account.

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