HootSuite Tips and Commentary for Businesses ~ News Round-up

By Dave Olson | 4 years ago | No Comments

…VentureBeat – Foursquare declares platform-dom with launch of App Gallery Camille Ricketts writes: Mobile location application Foursquare is diversifying itself into a platform of its own today by launching an aggregation of third-party applications built on top of its core service. It’s calling it the App Gallery. {snip} Currently, the featured apps include HootSuite (a service to share your favorite locations with your friends), Kickball…

Nominate HootSuite for Most Useful Mobile App and Tablet-Based App ~ #MashableAwards

By Andy Au | 3 years ago | 2 Comments

…217;s story. Check out some of the Mashable articles on HootSuite from the last two months. Hootsuite Jumps Into Location-Based Marketing With Acquisition of Geotoko [EXCLUSIVE] Hootsuite is adding geosocial to its arsenal of marketing tools with the acquisition of Geotoko, a service for running location-based marketing campaigns. HootSuite Integrates LinkedIn Company Pages & Groups This is just the beginning of the two services’ budding part…

“The Stagette” ~ Bringing the West Coast to your Desktop

By Sam Milbrath | 1 year ago | 4 Comments

…st clicked.” “The mural is called “The Stagette,” which really doesn’t make sense, but then neither does a geometric stag floating in the middle of green light beams..” – Daina Lightfoot. Geometric Light Keeping with our west coast theme and Owly mascot, each meeting room is named after a different owl, according to size (of both the owl and the room). Daina chose the “Snowy” meeting room for its windows that project beams of light ac…

5 (weird) Ways Government is Experimenting with Social Media

By Hootsuite | 1 year ago | No Comments

…to shove, authorities were able to dialogue with antagonists in real time and, in some cases, pinpoint the exact location of troublemakers using geolocation features. All of the information was open and publicly accessible: All it took was the right tools to tap into it. Detecting earthquakes before they happen: When a 5.9-magnitude earthquake shook the Northeast in 2011, many New Yorkers learned about it on Twitter — seconds before the sha…