How to Add Social Profiles to iPhone Contacts (FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Other)

Interact with your friends’ social media profiles from the Phone app on your iPhone. Confused? Read on this information.

With social media explosion, people are found spending their time on different channels like Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and more. Sensing this emerging trend, the media owners have already launched their messengers, which help users connect one-to-one or in groups.

We have already dealt with useful information on how users add instant Message Profiles to iPhone contacts. Now we have come up with important information. In this, we discuss how iPhone users can add social media profiles to iPhone Contacts.

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How to Add Social Profiles to iPhone Contacts

How to Add Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.) Profiles to iPhone Contacts

Step #1. Launch Contacts app on your iPhone.

Open Contacts App on iPhone

Step #2. Tap on a contact you want to edit.

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Step #3. Tap on Edit button from the top right corner of iPhone screen.

Tap on Edit in iPhone Contact

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

Tap on Add Social Profile in iPhone Contact App

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Step #5. Type in social profile of the contact. For example, if you are entering the Twitter handle, put @ before Twitter ID.

Add Social Media Profiles to iPhone Contacts

Step #6. Once you enter social media profile or ID of any contact, tap on Done from the top right corner.

Tap on Done After Editing iPhone Contact

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Now that social media profile will be flashed below the phone number of a contact.

Similarly, keep adding social media profiles of any contacts by “add social profile” in Edit mode. Note that you can add Facebook, Flickr, LinkedIn, Myspace, and Sina Weibo to the contact.

One by one, you can set each profile of your contact. Once social profiles are set, you can directly interact with your contacts from the Phone app.

In case you wish to delete any of the Social media profile;

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Step #1. Select contact → Tap on Edit → Scroll down till social profiles.

Step #2. Tap on Red “” icon → Tap on Delete.

Delete Social Profile from iPhone Contact

How do you like this tip? Do share your feedback with us in the comment, on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.

Dhvanesh Adhiya
Dhvanesh Adhiya is the founder and editor-in-chief who takes care of audio, visual, and textual contents uploaded on He is passionate about wonderful apps that change the way your iPhone interacts in your life.

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