User FAQ

  1. What is a Wimbim check-in?
  2. Where can I check in on Wimbim?
  3. How do I check in?
  4. How often can I check in?
  5. How can I become the mascot?
  6. What is the mascot?
  7. What are Wimbim badges
  8. How can I upload a profile photo?
  9. How do I link my Wimbim account to Facebook, Foursquare or Twitter?
  10. Where is Wimbim available?
  11. What do I do if I forgot my password?
  12. Why aren't my check-ins posting to Facebook/Foursquare/Twitter?
  13. How do I add friends on Wimbim?
  14. What is team leaderboard?

What is a Wimbim check-in?
  • When you tell Wimbim where you are, that's called "checking in". You can check in from bars, restaurants, well really anywhere. When you check in, we'll let your friends and fellow fans know where they can find you. You should only check in once to where you are at the time.

Where can I check in on Wimbim?
  • You can check in from bars, restaurants, well really anywhere.

How do I check in?
  • Load up your Wimbim app on your device, click "Places" and then select the place where you currently are from the Places tab. If you don't see the place listed, search for the place by partial name (to guarantee best search results), and click the big button to check in.


How often can I check in?
  • We dont put a checkin limit on you.  This is really based on the honor system so only checkin at places you actually are.  THANKS!

How can I become the mascot?
  • If you've been to a place more than anyone else we'll make you the Mascot of that place.

What is the mascot?
  • We take the mascot of your #1 team.  When you earn the title of Mascot at a place.  You and your team mascot will be displayed to all users when they checkin!

What are Wimbim badges
  • Badges are little rewards you earn based on your checkins.

How can I upload a profile photo?
    • On the web on your PC:
      Go to the profile page and click on "edit picture" under the profile picture.
      **Photo will be compressed to please upload a photo 200kb or smaller.



    • On the web on your mobile:
      Go to the settings page and click on "edit picture" on the settings tab.
      **Photo will be compressed to please upload a photo 200kb or smaller.


    How do I link my Wimbim account to Facebook, Foursquare or Twitter?
      • Sign into your account and at settings > click on notifications > you'll see the option to link Facebook, Foursquare, and Twitter.
      • Under each, you'll see the option to send your check-ins, status updates, and badges earned to those accounts to tell your contacts there. 

        Where is Wimbim available?
        • Wimbim is all over the world!  Checkin at the Dodgers Stadium in LA or a Boston Red Sox Bar in Columbus Ohio. 

        What do I do if I forgot my password?
        • Click on the forgot password link under the login of both web site and mobile web site.

        Why aren't my check-ins posting to Facebook/Foursquare/Twitter?
          • Sign into your account and at settings > click on notifications > you'll see the option to link Facebook, Foursquare, and Twitter.  Click on the social network you want the notifications to be sent to.
          • Under each, you'll see the option to send your check-ins, status updates, and badges earned to those accounts to tell your contacts there. 


            How do I add friends on Wimbim?
            • Click on friends and then on the find friends.  You can check first name, last name, email, and other social networks.
            What is team leader board?
            • Team leaderboard is the team that has checked in the most at the bar.  We do add weight to your number 1 team.  As you check-in you can help your team take ownership of that location!

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