Managing notifications on desktop and mobile

  Blink uses your notification settings to determine when to send you an alert on mobile and desktop. On desktop, you can set your preference for a notification sound or only wanting a pop-up banner.

Your settings can be configured as a global preference in your user profile and can then be overridden on a per Group chat basis using the chat sidebar on Desktop. On Mobile, press the Information button in the top right of the screen to set your per chat notifications for a Group chat.

Global Notification preferences


  • Blink will notify you about every new message, comment and like

Mentions and Direct Messages Only

  • Blink will only notify you if you receive a new message directly from a contact, or
  • Your name is @mentioned specifically

On Desktop it would look like:

On mobile it would look like:



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