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New release (beta v3.0) RSS feeds, AdSense integration, Hootlet plus more

By Hootsuite | 5 years ago | 7 Comments

Thanks to your excellent feedback, the team at HootSuite’s been busy. We’ve added features and improvements to your favourite one-stop twitter tool.

New Features:

  • Tweet monetization thanks to Google AdSense integration with Ow.ly. If you have a Google AdSense account, you can add your own ads to any ow.ly-shortened links you send out.
  • Ability to tweet RSS feeds. Each RSS tweet gets its own ow.ly URL, so you can track clickthroughs on every new blog post.
  • Our very own bookmarklet, Hootlet! Allows you to instantly tweet the URL of any page you’re on without visiting HootSuite.com.
  • Sync your avatar with Twitter.com. Users can instantly update their Twitter profile image at HootSuite if it’s changed at Twitter, without re-uploading the image.

Improvements:

  • Increased DM characters to 280, to reflect the latest Twitter change
  • Re-organized the Settings page, so it’s now grouped by tab
  • Added ‘Confirm Email’ field in sign-up (to eliminate email typos)
  • Added an “auto initials” function when creating new tweets -BK
  • Added an in-line login box popup for session timeouts
  • Implemented better Ajax error handling
  • And a bunch of other small bug fixes….

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