How to Add a Facebook Like Box

In the following tutorial, we’ll show you how to add a Facebook Like box to your Campaign login process. This will appear after a customer has signed in through one of your chosen login methods and before the Redirect. Please note that Facebook API banned the practice of “Like-gates” years ago, so our system cannot…

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How to Add a Weather Widget

The following tutorial will show you how you can insert a local weather widget on the WiFi login page The weather is linked to the Location address that is found in the Settings menu   1. Click Edit button above the Campaign preview 2. Click on Advanced tab 3. Toggle the Weather Widget to on…

How to Add Multi-Language

The following tutorial will show you how you can insert a language drop down on the WiFi login page 1. Click Edit button above the Campaign preview 2. Click on Advanced tab 3. Toggle “Show Language Bar” 4. Click the blue Save Campaign button.         You can now see the drop down…

GDPR Compliance

GDPR Overview On 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect. The GDPR is the European Union’s data privacy law which impacts how companies collect and handle personal data about their European customers. The Surge Social platform has the tools necessary to comply with the GDPR. However, every business is different and…

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How to Set Speed Limits

You may want to limit how much bandwidth a user has access to.  This article will show you how you can set download and/or upload bandwidth limits.   1. Login to your Surge Social Portal 2. Click on the Settings link on the left hand side 3. Click on the Session tab   4. Toggle…

How to Create Custom SMS Login

These step-by-step instructions will enable you to create your own SMS App to process Guest Social WiFi Logins.   Browse to https://www.twilio.com and click Sign Up. After verifying your account, answer No to “Do you Write Code?” and click Skip to Dashboard in the bottom right corner     Click on the Triple dots menu in…

How to Create Custom LinkedIn Login

These step-by-step instructions will enable you to create your own LinkedIn App to process Guest Social WiFi Logins.   Log into LinkedIn, then open a new tab and go to https://linkedin.com/developers. Click Create App Enter your App Name Enter your Company Enter your Privacy Policy URL Upload your Logo Ensure “Sign In with LinkedIn” is checked…

How to Create Custom Facebook Login

These step-by-step instructions will enable you to create your own Facebook App to process Guest Social WiFi Logins.   Log into Facebook, then open a new tab and go to https://developer.facebook.com Click Get Started/MyApps (Get Started will only appear if this is your first App) Click Create App Select Consumer and click Continue Name your App Verify…