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Simian Go!

Last Updated: Aug 02, 2018 01:56PM MDT

Simian GO! is an iOS app for building and sending reel presentations on the go.

Download Simian Go! from the App Store.

Compatibility Requirements:
• iOS 7.0 or later

Compatibility Devices:
• iPhone
• iPad
• iPod Touch
 

  1. Log into Simian Go!
  2. Create a New Reel
  3. Create a Packaged Reel
  4. Copy / Edit an Existing Reel
  5. Share a Reel
  6. View Reel Analytics

 

Log into Simian Go!

  1. Launch Simian Go! to log in.
  2. Enter the Company Name or Alias to identify the account.
  3. Enter your Simian URL (e.g. companyname.gosimian.com).
  4. Press Submit.
  5. Enter your Simian username and password.
  6. Press Log In.

Tip: adding and switching between accounts:

  1. Press User Settings then the + button to add a new account.
  2. Enter the required login information.
  3. Switch between multiple accounts by selecting the account to be used.

Note: A blue dot will always appear next to the current logged in account.

 

Create a New Reel

  1. Press Home, then press Create New Reel.
  2. Select Single Reel.
  3. Enter a Reel Title.
  4. Select where to save your reel: Company Reels, My Reels or Web/API Reels.
  5. Press OK.
  6. From the Media Library you can search files and apply filters.
  7. Add files to the reel by pressing on the file thumbnail.
  8. A check mark will appear to confirm the file was added.
  9. Click the Reel Creator button to return to the reel creator.

Tip: Edit media order in the Reel Creator by firmly pressing the thumbnail and dragging spots into the desired order.

Tip: Delete a file in the Reel Creator by swiping left and pressing Delete.

 

Create a Packaged Reel

  1. Press Home, then press Create New Reel.
  2. Select Packaged Reel.
  3. Enter a Package Title.
  4. Enter a Reel Title.
  5. Select where to save your reel: Company Reels, My Reels or Web/API Reels.
  6. Press OK.
  7. From the Media Library you can search files and apply filters.
  8. Add files to the reel by pressing on the file thumbnail.
  9. A check mark will appear to confirm the file was added.
  10. Click the Reel Creator button to return to the reel creator.
  11. Add a reel to the package by clicking the Add + icon.
  12. Enter a Reel Title.
  13. Press OK.
  14. Repeat Steps 7-10 to add media to the new reel.
  15. Alternatively, add an existing reel from the Reel Library by pressing the Reel Library icon. Locate the Reel and press the title of the reel or ... and then Add to Package.
  16. Switch between reels in the package by pressing the arrows at the bottom of screen.

Tip: Edit media order in the Reel Creator by firmly pressing the thumbnail and dragging spots into the desired order.

Tip: Delete a file in the Reel Creator by swiping left and pressing Delete.

 

Copy / Edit an Existing Reel

  1. Press Reel Library.
  2. Locate the reel and press the title of the reel or ...
  3. Select either Copy or Edit.
  4. Add files to the reel by pressing on the Media button.
  5. Press on the file thumbnail to add it to the reel.
  6. A check mark will appear to confirm the file was added.

Note: Editing a reel will change the reel for all previous recipients. Sharing via Simian Go! will append all new email addresses to the analytics of the reel.

Tip: Edit media order in the Reel Creator by firmly pressing the thumbnail and dragging spots into the desired order.

Tip: Delete a file in the Reel Creator by swiping left and pressing Delete.

 

Share a Reel

  1. Create a new reel or copy or edit an existing reel.
  2. Press the arrow icon located at the top right of the screen.
  3. Select a send option: via Simian or as a ShortLink.

To send via Simian:

  1. Enter an email subject line. (Subject line will be pre-populated with the reel's title.)
  2. Add a recipient by pressing the Email Address box then the Add button.
  3. Enter an email address.
  4. Press Done.
  5. Repeat to send to multiple email addresses.
  6. Enter an email body press into the Email Message box.
  7. Enter the message.
  8. Press Dismiss Keyboard link when finished.
  9. To adjust presentation settings press Options at the top right of screen.
  10. Set presentation template and send options then press Send Reel to return to email.
  11. Press Send.

To send as a ShortLink:

  1. Set presentation template and send options.
  2. Press Get Link.
  3. The shortlink will be automatically copied to your clipboard.
  4. Past shortlink into desired app (email, text message, social media, etc.).

 

View Reel Analytics

  1. Press Reel Library.
  2. Locate the reel in My Reels or Recently Viewed.
  3. Press the reel title.
  4. Press the email address or tracking label to view the recipient's analytics.

Note: Press the Unopened tab to see which viewers have not opened presentations and the Forwards tab to see who has forwarded presentations.

 

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