How do I Create a Group?

Later Groups help you manage access to your photos, videos, and Instagram accounts within Later. Now you can have multiple media libraries, so you don’t have to share your photos and videos with all your social profiles and team members.

Step 1: Create a Group

Create multiple groups to organize your media library by social profiles and team member access.  

From Later on the web, go to your Calendar

At the bottom left corner of the menu click the Group Selector. This is your default group or Main Group.

Click Manage My Groups to go to the Social Profiles & Groups Admin page.

Next, click Create New Group at the top of the page and add a name to your group.

Finally, add a profile picture to your group to easily distinguish & toggle between groups. 

Simply click EDIT beside the group’s name and click on the Group avatar to add a photo and Save.

Step 2: Add Social Profiles to your Group

Create a group to manage access to your photos and videos and separate media by social profile(s).

From the Social Profiles tab click Add Social Profile

This will give you two options:

  1. Connect a new social profile
  2. Move an existing social profile to this group

Choose whether you’d like to add a new social profile or transfer an existing social profile into your new group. Follow the steps provided.

IMPORTANT: When moving existing social profiles to a new group, only the scheduled posts will be copied over to the Group’s calendar. To move old media between groups you will need to Transfer the media over. Learn how

Step 3: Invite Team Members

Invite team members to collaborate in a group! Remember, your team members will only have access to the photos, videos and social profiles connected to the group(s) you invite them to.

Note: Initially, your default group will be accessible to all of your team members. If you have sensitive media in your default group make sure to  remove team members from the Social Profiles & Groups Admin page.  

a. Inviting existing team members:

From the Group’s Admin page, select the Team Members tab

Next click Add Team Members

Finally, select Add beside the name of the team member you’d like to invite to this group.

b. Adding new team members:

If you want to invite a brand new team member to help manage your social profiles:

1.  Click Team Members on the left side menu.

2. Click Add New Team Member and enter your team member’s name and email.

3. Click Invite User This will send your team member an email invite to Later.

4. To finish, go back to the group by clicking Social Profiles & Groups from the side menu and selecting the group

 Go back to the Group, then select the Team Members tab and Add the Team Member to the group

Tip: You can remove team members from any group at any time. Simply go to the group, select the Team Member Tab and click Remove beside the team member’s name

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