Following people and topics

Follow colleagues

Follow colleagues to get updates whenever they post to their wall. Tap the profile picture of the person you want to follow and tap + next to their profile picture (Figure 1):


Figure 1 Follow

The icon will change to  when you start following them. Tap this icon again to unfollow them. 

Your profile

To view your profile tap Settings in the bottom right of the screen and tap your name (Figure 2):


Figure 2 Your profile

Update your profile picture by tapping your avatar or current picture and selecting Change Photo. You can crop the picture as desired before it's uploaded (Figure 3):


Figure 3 Update profile photo

Wall posts

Post to your wall to keep colleagues up-to-date. Tap + in the top right corner and select Write Post (Figure 4):


Figure 4 Write Post

After you’ve written your post, tap Publish (Figure 5):


Figure 5 Published post

Note: Anyone who follows you or views your profile will see the post on your wall.

From your Profile, tap Posts to view your wall (Figure 6):


Figure 6 Posts

You can delete, like, or share your posts and like or share posts from your colleagues.

#hashtags and $cashtags

#hashtags and $cashtags are powerful ways to stay on top of trends or news.

#hashtags begin with the # symbol followed by a word or words, such as #oilandgas and $cashtags are ticker symbols preceded by the $ sign, such as $XOM (Figure 7 and Figure 8):


Figure 7 Hashtag


Figure 8 Cashtag

Note: Users should ensure they use tags consistently so they can keep relevant information in a single feed.

Note: Users can also create signals to aggregate and track relevant tags.

Create Signals

A signal is an automatic content feed set up to track specific people, #hashtags, or $cashtags.

To create a new signal, tap Signals and then tap + in the top right of the screen. Name the signal, add the people and keywords you wish to track, and press Create (Figure 9):


Figure 9 Create Signal

Any time the chosen keywords are used in chat, you’ll receive a notification under My Signals (Figure 10):


Figure 10 Signals

Note: Tap on the post to go to the original message where the keyword was posted.

Full details on the mobile app can be found below:

Mobile Release Notes

If you require further assistance on mobile, please contact the Symphony Support team at