Articles with the tag HootSuite

HootSuite Announces Marketo Integration

Social media management tool HootSuite has over 1,000 Enterprise customers, and today announced new integration with marketing automation company Marketo. Marketo is a popular lead generation tool, and now users will be able to access their account right from the HootSuite dashboard. Here’s several features of the integration: -Generate qualified leads from social: Discover prospects […]

HootSuite Announces Oculus Rift Integration

The maker of the Oculus Rift was acquired last week by Facebook, and today social media management tool HootSuite announced new integration with the virtual reality system. Anyone who manages social media accounts knows how time consuming it can be, and also the toll it can take on your hands after hours upon hours of […]

Hootsuite Quickly Responds To DoS Attack, Ensures Users Their Data Is Secure

At 6:45 am PST the team at HootSuite were forced to deal with a denial of service (DoS) attack. The company quickly responded to the attack and then responded proactively to the attack. On the HootSuite blog CEO Ryan Holmes writes: “While HootSuite users were for a short time unable to access the dashboard, service […]

HootSuite Adds Ability To Upload Photos Via Pic.Twitter

HootSuite is one of the biggest movers and shakers in the social media management world, and added the ability to upload photos through Twitter’s own service. Since the beginning, users have had to rely on HootSuite’s own ow.ly image service, but unlike Pic.Twitter, images don’t appear in Twitter streams. That changes today, and the new […]

Dr. Seuss Explains Twitter To Busy Executives

A CEO, COO, or other top executive at a company can make a great impact through the proper use of social media. Unfortunately, many executives find themselves unable to keep up with their own accounts. As the COO for a tech company, I often find myself with very little time left for my own social […]

HootSuite Takes A Play From Tech Giants, Creates Internal Lab

HootSuite recently launched new managed security and compliance services, and according to VentureBeat, has created its own internal lab. Appropriately named “HootSuite Labs,” the goal is to stay ahead of the curve by having a team focused solely on product development. The team currently consists of ten to 15 people, says VentureBeat, and the social […]

HootSuite Launches Security And Compliance Services To Help Protect Businesses

HootSuite is a favorite social media management tool among Fortune 500 companies, and today announced new Security and Compliance Services. Geared towards larger companies, here’s a quick explanation of what there is to offer: “HootSuite Managed Security and Compliance Services provides your organization the expertise to secure your brand assets, monitor for real-time security breaches […]

HootSuite Acquires Social Analytics Platform uberVU

HootSuite, one of the more popular social media management tools for businesses, has announced its acquisition of social analytics platform uberVU. Based out of London, uberVU will help the social media management tool expand its analytics offering. Currently, the social analytics platform has over 200 major brands onboard, ranging from NBC to companies like Heinz. […]

HootSuite Now Used By Over 1000 Enterprise Customers

HootSuite is one of the most popular social media management tools for businesses, and today announced it surpassed 1000 enterprise customers. The service added over 130 new enterprise customers in the third quarter, including Fujifilm, Siemens and the Australian Red Cross. For a full recap, here are the highlights for Q3 2013: Increased revenue by […]

HootSuite Partners With Brandwatch, Integrates Powerful Social Insight Tools

HootSuite recently updated its MailChimp integration, and today announced a new partnership with social media monitoring company Brandwatch. Brandwatch provides comprehensive social insight tools, and starting today, have been integrated into the HootSuite platform. Here are the details: Engage and Monitor: Users can now monitor and customize Brandwatch data streams within the dashboard, and then […]

HootSuite Hootlet Adds Simpler Sharing, Tweets Alongside Google Search Results

HootSuite has updated its Hootlet extension available for Google Chrome, and users can now more easily share content from any web page or selection. Whenever you are on a page and want to share it, clicking the Hootlet button will automatically add the title, and its shortened URL into the share box. From there, you […]

MailChimp Launches Better HootSuite Integration

MailChimp is a popular email marketing service, and has launched better HootSuite integration. The email marketing service has been integrated with the social media app since April 2012, and has made some improvements. Thanks to feedback gathered from over 15,000 users, you can now search your MailChimp lists directly from your timelines. For example, to […]

HootSuite Enterprise Teams With Nexgate To Offer Stronger Online Security Protection

Hootsuite Enterprise customers can now increase their risk management protection against “employee misuse, hackers, spam, hate, and malware.” The company announced on Friday that it has partnered with Nexgate to provide online security protection. HootSuite Enterprise is a solution that is aimed at large companies and organizations. The platform allows employees to schedule social media […]

HootSuite Apps Directory Now Includes Survey Monkey, Chartbeat, And ContentGems

HootSuite continues to grow the number of social monitoring tools it offers through its app directory. The company on Tuesday rolled out support for the following apps: SurveyMonkey, an online survey and questionnaire platform used by global brands; Chartbeat, a real-time web and analytics tool for publishers; and ContentGems, a content marketing software. In a […]

WrestleMania 29 Command Center Launched By HootSuite

HootSuite is helping WWE fans stay connected with the rollout of the WrestleMania 29 Command Center. The WWE’s big event of the year is already seeing a lot of interest thanks to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and John Cena taking to the mainstage event on April 7. HootSuite is calling the WrestleManio 29 Command Center […]

HootSuite Assignments Debuts, Google Chrome Extension Makes Assigning Tasks To Employees A Breeze

HootSuite Assignments, a new feature from the popular social network management platform was announced on Tuesday. Assignments allows HootSuite Pro and Enterprise customers to quickly diffuse crisis situations and take advantage of marketing opportunities in real-time via a new Google Chrome extension. Assignments is a Google Chrome extension that allows Pro and Enterprise clients to […]

Six TweetDeck Alternatives To Check Out Before Shut Down

TweetDeck is on its way out, but don’t you worry. Though it might have been your favorite social management client, so long as you’re willing to try new things, we can offer you six alternatives. A bit of background: TweetDeck was bought by Twitter in 2011, and announced on its blog Monday that it would […]

HootSuite Adds Social Enterprise Support With Socialcast Integration

The HootSuite dashboard has a new addition by way of VMWare’s Socialcast platform. The new feature allows for an enterprise solution that supports highly-regulated industries such as health and finance. Once connected to the HootSuite platform Socialcast users can drag content from public social networks such as Twitter and Facebook, and place that information in […]

HootSuite Launches Super Bowl Real-Time Social Media Command Center

The Super Bowl attracts millions of tweets every year and to track those tweets and understand the social conversation associated with them HootSuite has launched a Super Bowl real-time social media Command Center. The new application measures the social conversation that will take place among San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens fans during the Super […]

Hootsuite Adds Pinterest Tracking, Vimeo And WordPress App

Hootsuite helps you manage your social media profiles and on Thursday the social platform announced Pinterest tracking along with integration for Vimeo and WordPress apps. Its App Directory now features 41 applications and third-party tools. Here is a complete list of new apps added to the service: Vimeo – Upload, view and share videos to […]