HootSuite Announces Support for iOS 5; Brings Twitter Integration to Apps for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch

By Jeff

18 October 2011Innovation0 Comments


HootSuite is happy to announce an update to its apps for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch to support the newly released iOS 5. The latest version of the HootSuite for Twitter App leverages iOS 5’s new Twitter integration feature.

With this update, users can add Twitter accounts directly to their device to share content, tweet photos, and more. These Twitter profiles can be quickly and securely added to the HootSuite App — no additional authentication is required. Simply tap on one of your connected Twitter accounts, and it’ll be added to your HootSuite account.

The HootSuite for Twitter App is available for free from the App Store on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, or at www.itunes.com/appstore

About HootSuite for iPhone

Since its debut in December 2009, HootSuite for iPhone has been downloaded by over 1.2 million users and is currently one of the top-rated Twitter apps in the App Store, with 4.5 stars and nearly 23,000 ratings.

The mobile version of the social media dashboard is equipped with an update scheduler, streams for social media monitoring, and geo-located proximity search. Localized into 10 languages, the app can also translate messages to and from 50+ languages.

Other key HootSuite for iPhone features include:

  • shorten links and track click-throughs across social profiles
  • add geo-coordinates to messages
  • share photos with your friends and followers
  • “Bump™” to follow other Twitter users
  • check-in to locations via Foursquare

Languages: Japanese, French, Italian, Korean, Arabic (right to left), Spanish, Dutch, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Catalan

App overview: http://hootsuite.com/iphone
iPhone debut: http://blog.hootsuite.com/announcing-hootsuite-for-iphone/
iPad debut: http://blog.hootsuite.com/hootsuite-ipad-reveal/
iPhone blog articles: http://blog.hootsuite.com/tag/iphone/
iPad blog article: http://blog.hootsuite.com/tag/ipad/
Media coverage: http://www.diigo.com/user/hootsuite/iPhone

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