Followers & Community

How can I follow a person on Pictink?

  • There are multiple places from which you can follow a user. Wherever it's possible, a "Follow" button will be present
  • You can find the Follow button at,
    • Explore story
    • Follow Notifications
    • My Profile > Followers tab
    • User Profile > Followers/Following tabs etc.

How can I unfollow a person on Pictink?

  • There are multiple places from which you can unfollow a user. Wherever it's possible, a "Following" button will be present
  • You can find the Following button at,
    • Explore story
    • My Profile > Followers/Following tabs
    • User Profile > Followers/Following tabs etc.

Where can I see my followers?

From my computer

  • Click on your "Profile Image" at the top right corner of header
  • Select "My Profile" from the menu
  • The default tab is "Followers"

From my mobile

  • Tap on the "Settings" icon at the right corner of bottom nav bar
  • Select "My Profile" from the menu
  • Tap or slide to "Followers" tab

Where can I see the list of people whom I follow?

From my computer

  • Click on your "Profile Image" at the top right corner of header
  • Select "My Profile" from the menu
  • Select the "Following" tab

From my mobile

  • Tap on the "Settings" icon at the right corner of bottom nav bar
  • Select "My Profile" from the menu
  • Tap or slide to "Following" tab

How can I know if someone else has given me private Picturestory access?

  • Only the user can know, to whom all he gave private story access

How can I request a user for private access?

  • You cannot request somebody for private access

When can I see a private Picturestory?

  • You can see private stories from a user only when he/she gave you access explicitly

How can I allow a person to see my private Picturestories?

From my computer

  • Click on your "Profile Image" at the top right corner of header
  • Select "My Profile" from the menu
  • The default tab is "Followers"
  • Click on the "Allow Private" button to give private story access to the particular follower

From my mobile

  • Tap on the "Settings" icon at the right corner of bottom nav bar
  • Select "My Profile" from the menu
  • Tap or slide to "Followers" tab
  • Tap on the "Allow Private" button to give private story access to the particular follower

Can someone share my private Picturestories to other platforms?

  • No, private stories don't have publicly accessible link. So even if it's shared, the user needs to be logged in and needs explicit private access to the story in order to view

How can I report an abusive/offending Picturestory?

From my computer

  • You must be logged into Pictink and viewing the story
  • Click on the three dots at the right side of the floating bar
  • Select "Report Abuse" from the menu and follow the instructions

From my mobile

  • You must be logged into Pictink app and exploring the story
  • Tap on the Three dots at the right side of the bottom bar
  • Select "Report Abuse" from the menu and follow the instructions

How can I file a copyright notice?

From my computer

  • You must be logged into Pictink and viewing the story
  • Click on the three dots at the right side of the floating bar
  • Select "Copyright Notice" from the menu and follow the instructions

From my mobile

  • You must be logged into Pictink app and exploring the story
  • Tap on the Three dots at the right side of the bottom bar
  • Select "Copyright Notice" from the menu and follow the instructions

How can I add Pictink profile to my website/blog?

Add the style sheet(CSS) to the head section of your website.

<link rel="stylesheet" href="https://storage.googleapis.com/pictink-glyph/style.css">

To add Icon with dark background, use the below code snippet,

  <a style="text-decoration: none;" href="https://www.pictink.com/profile/YOUR_PENNAME" target="_blank">
    <span class="icon-pictink_dark"><span class="path1"></span><span class="path2"></span></span>
  </a>

You can use the below css class to set font size and color,

.icon-pictink_dark {
  font-size: 2em;
}
.icon-pictink_dark .path1:before {
  color: grey;
}

To add Icon with light background, use the below code snippet,

  <a style="text-decoration: none;" href="https://www.pictink.com/profile/YOUR_PENNAME" target="_blank">
    <span class="icon-pictink_light"><span class="path1"></span><span class="path2"></span></span>
  </a>

You can use the below css class to set font size and color,

.icon-pictink_light {
  font-size: 2em;
}
.icon-pictink_light .path1:before {
  color: #eee;
}