Mobilink Announces New Service for Voice Enabled Facebook Updates

Mobilink Facebook

Mobilink has introduced voice enabled social media service for its customers by the name of ‘Mobilink Bolay Facebook’.

Mobilink Bolay Facebook allows Mobilink customers to post a message or update a status on their Facebook wall as an audio file, without using an internet connection.

To use the service, Mobilink subscribers will have to register with the ‘Mobilink Bolay Facebook’ app via apps.facebook.com/bolaymobilink/

Kamran Moeen, Head of Value Added Services, Mobilink highlighted, ‘Mobilink Bolay Facebook is one of the most innovative VAS introduced in Pakistan and is part of Mobilink’s continuing initiative to lead innovation in the country.’’

How to Use Mobilink Bolay Facebook’ App

  • Go to apps.facebook.com/bolaymobilink/
  • Click on Go To App
  • Click on “Allow” To let Mobilink Bolay Facebook Application access posts in your News Feeds
  • Select your Mobile Prefix e.g.  0300,0301,0302,0303,0304,0305,0306,0307,0308,0309  and enter your Mobile number e.g. 1234567
  • Confirmation code is sent to the mobile number for security
  • Enter the code received via SMS in the panel to complete the process of registration
  • Once the correct code is entered, successful registration SMS will be sent to the subscriber number
  • Mobilink Bolay Facebook will be added to the Facebook page under the ‘Apps’ toolbar
  • Once the phone is linked with the app, user can dial 3848 to upload voice status

Once the application is installed, you can dial 3848 from your Mobilink Number and leave a message of upto 30 seconds.  Recorded message will be uploaded on your profile within 5 minutes.

How to Un-subscribe

  • To Un-subscribe the service there are 2 options.
    • Go to the application from Facebook, on the left side of the Facebook page, there is an App bar. Click on App Center, a new page would open, choose Mobilink Bolay app from the list and click on “Remove”
    • Unsubscribe via IVR i.e. dial 3848 and press 0 , once unsubscribed customer will not be charged for daily subscription

Charges

  • Prepaid:
    • Subscription charges: Rs. 0.50+t/day
    • IVR charges: Rs. 0.20+t/minute
  • Postpaid
    • IVR charges: Rs. 3+t/minute