Social Media is Sweet: A HootSuite Story

By Angela Leung | 2 years ago | 34 Comments

Despite social media’s rapid adoption, many people and businesses have shied away from it for lack of understanding of how it can add value. For this reason, HootSuite created a video that illustrates just how simple and useful social media can be. At its core, social media is about connecting people and sharing information. The video tells a story of how sharing a single update can spark a larger conversation – between a student, a baker and…

Education Can Be A #HootUp ~ Go Back to School with HootSuite Community

By Mark Woo | 2 years ago | 1 Comment

This summer, the HootSuite Community team and an incredible group of #HootFans and volunteers (with a little help from Owly too!) helped host and organize more than 53 HootUps across the globe! With school officially back in session, we’re ready to hit the books, help you host a HootUp on your campus and make some new friends along the way. Social media is great for engaging and cultivating an online community, but the true value of social is wh…

Powerful Plugins: Zendesk, Evernote and Storify

By Andy Au | 2 years ago | No Comments

It’s great to see HootSuite owls trying out the latest additions to the HootSuite App Directory. With a collection that includes, YouTube, Instagram, Tumblr and now Zendesk, Evernote and Storify – it’s not hard to see why 15% of new users install an App Directory app within their first week of signing up. We wanted to share some of the great coverage this release received plus some stories on how we’re using the App Directory…

Hoo’s Hooting in Chicago – @Common, @Playboy, @BennyTheBull and more Chi-Town Fav’s

By Connor Meakin | 2 years ago | No Comments

Longtime HootSuite user, Common is quite the talented individual – image via poptower.com With HootSuite VP Biz Dev, Greg Gunn and Corporate Account Executive, Marcus Jung touching down for Signal: Chicago, we felt a perfect excuse for another Look Hoo’s Hooting! From music legends, to cultural phenomenons, to famous tourist attractions and media outlets, there’s no shortage of owls in the Windy City… without further adieu, the hoo’…

London Calling: HootSuite’s Expansion to Europe

By SandyPell | 2 years ago | 9 Comments

HootSuite CEO Ryan Holmes and Sir Richard Branson ham it up for local photographers We’re launching our first European office in the UK! HootSuite has chosen London as the first stop of its European growth and expansion because of the city’s wealth of digital agencies and strong infrastructure in place for tech companies. Plans for HootSuite’s UK Office were announced in June on Sir Richard Branson’s tour to Vancouver, where Sir Branson an…

Instagram, Apps, Videos and More ~ News Roundup

By Andy Au | 2 years ago | No Comments

It’s been just over a month since the last News Roundup and we have been busy – rolling out new releases, infographics, videos and more! Catch up on the latest HootSuite news and media coverage. Plus, get a snapshot of all the latest goodies we’ve rolled out. This past June saw: New additions to the App Directory: Instagram, SlideShare, edocr, Zuum and HubSpot Social Media is Sweet: A HootSuite Story – HootSuite’s latest video Acce…

LinkedIn Company Pages Integration Extended to All Users

By Andy Au | 2 years ago | 24 Comments

Today, HootSuite extends its LinkedIn integration capabilities, allowing 4 million HootSuite users the ability to maintain and manage LinkedIn Company Pages. Previously exclusive to HootSuite’s Enterprise LinkedIn Beta, all HootSuite users can now efficiently manage LinkedIn Company Pages alongside other social channels, providing organizations a better way to capitalize on the social power of LinkedIn. With over 160 million LinkedIn members, C…