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  1. allow anyone to create multiple organizations

    It'd be easier to be able to create an organization for each client

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      5 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        2 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add in Country Specific filters for posts

        Great to use but all of the post suggestions so far are US based and not really relevant to my UK followers.

        It would be great to see country specific filtering where you can add in your country and or regions in the settings section

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          4 comments  ·  Suggested Content Beta  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Add Link Previews to Bulk Messages

          When I upload bulk messages, I would love for Link Previews to be populated for Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google+. I don't see how this is that difficult to add since this feature is already present with RSS feeds and Autoscheduler. Please add this feature. It will save me tons of time going through and manually updating 30 posts across 5 different profiles.

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            4 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • add global filters for keyword, application, or user

            It would be wonderful if, as is with some other clients, I could filter out tweets from specific users, filter out mentions of specific users or applications (like paper.li, for example) or by keyword.

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              1 comment  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              Planned  ·  Chris from HootSuiteChris from HootSuite responded

              HootSuite now has filters based on keyword and Klout score. This feature is currently exclusive to users on a Pro plan.

              Filters based on application and user is also something worth considering.

            • Add Retweet to all feature for Ios users

              I Noticed that on Android phones you can use re tweet to all method, but on Iphone you can't it takes a long time to re tweet this feature would be a big plus if added to the Ios version for Iphones. I'm sure it will make a lot of users very happy if they is added into the app.
              Please work on making this happen thank you
              - Aaron christian

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                0 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • hootlet - have it ignore bowser names from auto fill

                When you open Hoolet for page in Firefox for example. It adds "- Mozilla Firefox" to post. Have it ignore common browser names from default post.

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                  14 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Currently, the Hootlet grabs text from a website’s tag. It’s come to our attention that some installations of Firefox, particularly in Windows, insert the browser name there. We’ll look at ways to filter that out.

                • Enable messages to be pulled in from LinkedIn & Facebook

                  It seems that I can't pull in a stream of my direct messages from Facebook & LinkedIn where I can with Twitter. This means I can't get away from using LinkedIn & Facebook entirely. I can't imagine this would be a difficult feature to add, but what do I know?

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                    6 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Reduce Space Please! LessWhite Space, Allow Smaller Print, More Content in Pages

                    The new revision as of October 24 uses too much space, especially vertically. But please look into horizontal, too.

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                      7 comments  ·  User Experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Schedule tweets via email

                      I often use a variety of different apps on iOS for looking at tweets - flipboard, tweetmag etc., and I'd love to be able to schedule tweets by emailing links from these apps to whatever address and have them schedule in Hootsuite.

                      For example, the email topic would be Tuesday, 10am, and the content of the email would be the Tweet. If the tweet was more than 140 characters it would be automatically shortened with ow.ly - any links in the post would also automatically be shortened with ow.ly

                      Thanks for your consideration.

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                        7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                        This is an interesting suggestion. We’ll continue to monitor this thread to gauge interest from other HootSuite users.

                      • Reduce the white space / make sectioning more apparent

                        Reduce space: between the tweet itself and the handle/timestamp. It's too much space

                        Sectioning: each handle/tweet blends in, making it more difficult for the eye to differentiate tweets and scroll quickly with the feed. make that faint grey line more apparent.

                        It's all very, very white, too.

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                          1 comment  ·  User Experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Add a way to rename social networks, especially if you have two LinkedIn profiles attached

                          Basically, if you want to post to a LinkedIn group using more than one personal profile, this will allow you to NAME the LinkedIn social network that is attached to your Hootsuite so that you can differentiate between them. Right now, I can't tell with which LinkedIn profile (mine or my coworkers') I'm posting to the LinkedIn group Page because they both have the same icons and names. It seems that the names for the social networks are pulled directly from that social network's platform. Thank you!

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                            3 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Auto-Schedule in dashboard and Hootlet to be independent from each other

                            Right now, if you toggle on auto-schedule in HootSuite's web dashboard, it also toggles it in the Hootlet, and vice versa.

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                              3 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Show people's real names instead of user names in the timeline.

                              If you are following a lot of people, it can get confusing trying to remember who is assigned to what user name. I think it would be fantastic if you could add a setting which allows us to show people's real names in the timeline in place of their user name.

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                                8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                We currently have this as an option with our iPhone and iPad apps, and may implement it in a future release for the web app.

                              • Remove From List

                                Is it possible to get a "Remove From List" button in a profile details as same as "Add To List"?

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                                • A color system to identify quickly those who follow me, those who do not follow me and the fans

                                  I wonder who follows me on own timeline. I'm getting confused many twitter and would like to give unfollow in some, but I'm wondering if that person follows me. I want to clean my own twitter by HootSuite. The system could be color eg red color for who I follow and come after me. Green for my fans and yellow for who I follow, and she follows. I know it something. The colors help a lot. Thank you for your attention

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                                    7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    Under Review  ·  Dave HootSuiteDave HootSuite responded

                                    Have you used the People Browser in HootSuite? This easily displays all the info of who follows you and so on.

                                  • I need a fast preview in publisher who includes attachments like photos or videos

                                    I need a fast preview in publisher who includes attachments like photos or videos

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                                        12 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • unique subject line for notifications

                                        We assign escalations to a CS team who then receive an email notification, the current notifications don't have any unique reference in the email url which makes it a nightmare for logging responses our side and theirs. Could we please have the functionality to at least indicate which network the contact relates to (Facebook, Twitter) and the time/date of the contact? This would really help make this a practical application for our organisation to grow with and roll out to other businesses. Many thanks

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                                          2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                          This is a tremendous idea. In fact, it is one we ourselves would love to use. We’re notifying our dev team for further review.

                                        • Alter the ‘assign to’ function so that you can assign a whole conversation, not just a tweet.

                                          Hi there, we joined hootsuite partly because of the ability to assign from one team member to another (and we're loving it overall by the way).

                                          However we would really appreciate a function that allows you to assign a conversation, rather than just a tweet.

                                          We're finding it very difficult for the assignee to followup and provide any detailed response when an issue may arise over a few tweets.

                                          e.g:
                                          Customer: There is an issue with my train.
                                          Us: Could you tell us which one?
                                          Customer: It was the one leaving this station at 6:30am.

                                          The problem is at the…

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