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FAQ

What is …?

  • What is Snoox?

    Snoox is a social recommendation site, where you can share everything you think is awesome with your friends and get valuable recommendations from the people you know.
  • What is special about Snoox?

    In short – trustworthy recommendations from your friends. We believe the key to quality recommendations is quality connections, so when you search for recommendations on Snoox, you'll find results only from people you know and trust.
  • What is a display?

    A display is a collection of things you want to recommend. Examples of popular displays: Best Hotels, Yummiest Restaurants in NYC, Gadgets I Love, Most Useful Kitchen Accessories, Trendiest Summer Dresses.
  • What is the "SnooxIt" button?

    The SnooxIt button is an easy way to recommend something you see on Snoox. Just click the "SnooxIt" button to add things you like to your displays.
  • What is a badge?

    You can attach badges to your recommendations in order to help your friends quickly understand what's so great about them. Is this restaurant "Best for Brunch" or maybe "Best for Business Meals"? Is this movie a "Classic" or a "Mind Blower"? Attach the badge that says it the best and let them know!
  • What are the $ tags?

    The $ tags you see attached to some recommendation images mean these things/services are available for purchase/booking. These options will be available from the recommendation page.

Your Snoox Account

  • How do I sign up for Snoox?

    At the moment joining Snoox is by invitation only. You can request an invitation from us or from someone you know. Once you receive your invitation, you'll be able to sign in via Facebook Connect.
  • Can I sign up without a Facebook account?

    At the moment, no.
  • How can I edit my profile preferences?

    You can edit your profile from the "Profile Settings" page. To get there, log in to Snoox and click your name at the top right of the page. Click "Profile Settings" from the menu. Remember to click "Save Settings" when you are done!
  • How do I control my email preferences?

    To set your email preferences, log in to Snoox and click your name at the top right of the page. Select "Profile Settings" and check/uncheck the boxes under "Email notifications". Remember to save your changes when you are done!
  • How do I deactivate my account?

    We hope you never do… but if you need to, just contact us at support@snoox.com with subject line "deactivate".

Recommending

  • What can I recommend on Snoox?

    Anything from aftershaves to zoos! Recommend restaurants & bars, travel destinations, hotels, cameras, gadgets, movies, books – anything you want to share with your friends and the world.

    Remember, your friends will see your recommendations and trust your word – so make sure you stand behind them!

  • Guidelines for recommendations

    1. Recommend only the things you truly love.
    2. Make your recommendations valuable by writing about what makes them so special and worthwhile.
    3. Add badges to highlight the most important things about your recommendations.
  • How do I add a new recommendation on Snoox?

    Click the "Recommend" button from our top-right toolbar to add a recommendation to one of your displays. From the drop-down menu, select the display you'd like to add your recommendation to (you can also create a new display by selecting the "create new display" option). Then, enter the thing you want to recommend in the "I recommend" box at the bottom of the page and press enter. Finally, drag the item you want to recommend onto the display (or use the + icon). If you can't find what you were searching for, you can click the "Add New" button to add your recommendation manually. Want to add an item already recommended by a friend or another Snooxer to your display? Simply click the "SnooxIt" button. It's magic.
  • How do I edit a recommendation's information?

    You can edit a recommendation by clicking the edit icon, which appears on the recommendation's image when you are on your display's page.
  • The details in one of my recommendations seem wrong, but I cannot edit it. What do I do?

    Please contact us and specify the recommendation's title and which details you believe should be reviewed.
  • How do I add a badge?

    You can add badges by clicking the badge icon that appears on the recommendation's image when you are on your display page.

Finding Recommendations

  • How do I find recommendations on Snoox?

    Simply use the search bar from Snoox's homepage. Are you looking for restaurants in New York City or digital cameras? Use Snoox search to find out what your friends think is best.
  • How do I see what my friends recommend?

    Snoox homepage and search results will always show you recommendations from your friends first.

    If you want to see what a specific friend recommends, use Snoox search to find him/her and view his/her displays: click the search icon from our top-right toolbar and enter your friend's name. On the search results page, select the "people" view to view results for people.

  • How do I purchase things I see on Snoox?

    If a recommendation has a $ tag, it means it contains links for purchase or booking. You'll see a "buy" or "book" button on the right side of the recommendation page.

Friends

  • How do I find my friends on Snoox?

    To see all your Facebook friends who use Snoox, click your name from the top-right toolbar and select "Friends" from the menu.

    You can also search for a friend by name: click the search icon from our top-right toolbar and enter your friend's name. On the search results page, select the "people" view to view results for people.

  • How do I invite friends to join Snoox?

    Snoox is all about the power of friends' recommendations! To invite your friends, log in to Snoox and click your name at the top right of the page. Click "Invite Friends" from the menu. You'll be able to invite your Facebook friends (on the left) or send personal email invites (on the right).
  • How do I see who follows me?

    Simply click your name from our top-right toolbar (you'll need to be logged into your account) and select "Followers" from the drop-down menu to get to your "Followers" page.

Personalizing

  • How do I change the background of my displays?

    From your display page, click "Background" next to your display's name. You can upload an image, pick a background color, or choose one of the images and patterns we offer on Snoox.
  • How do I set the layout for my displays?

    From your display page, go to "layout" next to your display's name. You can choose from one of our three layouts. Note that some images may not fit all layouts.

Other

  • I am a brand owner/marketer. How do I make sure people can recommend my products on Snoox?

    You are welcome to contact us at business@snoox.com


Couldn't find the answer to your question? Email us at support@snoox.com