This is the age of social media. It is the sort of virtual world wherein people spend more time than anywhere else today. Unlike before, people are recognized based on how active they are on social sites. That’s the reason why people are so passionate about their social profile.

How about adding social profile to iPhone contacts? The idea sounds cool, doesn’t it? Whenever you would like to know more about any particular individual, you will be just a few taps away from knowing the latest happenings regarding their lives. Willing to find out how you can do it? Here is how.

How to Add Social Profile to iPhone Contacts

How to Add Social Profile to iPhone Contacts

Step #1. Launch Contacts app.

Step #2. Select the contact to which you want to add social profile.

Step #3. Tap on edit from the top right corner.

Tap on Edit Contact on iPhone

Step #4. Scroll down and tap on add social profile.

Tap on Add Social Profile in iPhone Contacts App

Step #5. Now, tap on the social media which you will find by default such as, Twitter.

Step #6. You will see many options such as Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, etc. Just tap on any social media that you want to add to the contact.

Step #7. Tap on the blank space of Social Profile and enter the profile of the particular individual.

Add Social Profile to iPhone Contacts

Step #8. Tap on Done from the top right corner to confirm.

That’s it! You have added the social profile to the contact. Just like this, you can add nickname to a contact if you want to easily remember a particular contact. It may seem to be easy on the eye but it’s a bit tricky if you are not so familiar with the iOS ecosystem.

How to Remove Social profile from iPhone Contacts

For any reason, you want to remove the social profile you have added to a contact. Here is how to get rid of it.

Step #1. Launch Contacts app.

Step #2. Select the contact with the social profile.

Step #3. Tap on edit from the top right corner.

Step #4. Tap on the red button next to a social profile and then tap on Delete.

Remove Social profile from iPhone Contacts

Step #5. Tap on Done from the top right corner to confirm the change.

That’s all!

Do you know any other way of adding a social profile to a contact? If yes, let us know in the comments.

  • I’m struggling with the same issue as JR. I cannot get the LinkedIn one to open in a webpage or in the LinkedIn app. Suggestions?

  • JR

    How do you format the Linkedin one? I keep getting an error everytime.