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  1. add a feature to highlight a facebook post when scheduling

    photos show up nice and large when you "highlight" them. It would be nice to be able to set that when scheduling.

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      6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

      This is a great idea! We’ll look at the possibility with implementing this in the future under Facebook’s API.

    • Be able to delete sent messages from the DM Outbox (not just the Inbox)

      Add an option to delete previously sent DMs from your outbox. This already works for the DM inbox, so why not for the outbox too?

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        7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Show mention/DM status ( replied, unread, assigned ... )

        Some emails clients like thunderbird add an small icon when an email has been replied or forwarded. To keep tracking of tweets, mentions, DMs or Facebook comments it would be nice to have this kind of icons in each tweet. In this way, we can see if a mention or DM to us has been answered to avoid forgeting to do it.

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          0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • enable multiple direct message delete; ie "delete selected messages" feature.

          Cleaning out the direct message inbox either with Twitter or though clients like HootSuite is a nightmare having to do it one message at a time. The ability to select multiple messages (even a "select all" capability) then delete those selected would be a huge plus.

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            6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            under review  ·  Nicole WinstoneNicole Winstone responded

            Thanks for the great suggestion! I can see how this would be useful, we’ll look into the possibility of adding this feature in the future.

          • schedule bulk messages by using calender function

            I would like to be able to use the calender scheduler to schedule smaller bulk posts by just clicking on what days it should be posted.

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            • HOW DO YOU NOT HAVE A CONTACT PHONE NUMBER?!

              Seriously. Not everyone likes social media. Not having a better way to reach out to a representative makes me think this is a phishing scam.

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                0 comments  ·  Accounts & Billing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                • Remove hashtags from Facebook posts

                  I think Hootsuite should be able to automatically (or have the option to) remove hashtags from Facebook posts because they're unnecessary. At the moment I have to post to Twitter and Google+ at the same time, then post to Facebook separately removing the hashtags.

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                    3 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

                    Thanks for submitting this idea. We are always looking for ways to improve cross-network postings.

                  • Re-enable staying logged in for a week

                    Recently, you removed the "keep me logged in" tick box in the login screen. Everytime you restart the browser, we are forced to click log in and type username and password. Very annoying.

                    Before, we only had to do that once a week. Much better.

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                    • invoice billing to pay for hoot suite pro rather than credit card or paypal

                      pleasecan we have an option to pay for hoot suite by invoices rather than a credit or debit card as we need to use this for the company and dont have one.

                      Thanks

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                      • offer draft tweets as a column

                        I would like a column called "draft tweets" so that I can view all the draft tweets associated with a particular account rather than having to go to the message composition window and use the dropdown. This is especially helpful when using an If This Then That recipe to create draft messages. I would like to be able to rocket through all those drafts, scheduling them from within a drafts column. Thanks!

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                          4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

                          Really cool idea! We’ll look at adding this in the future!

                        • Get rid of the verification every time I try to log in

                          I have a log in and password - that is all I should need.

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                            4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                              7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Allow Facebook groups to blacklist themselves from Hootsuite posts. My group is inundated with hootsuite spam; we have to ban those members.

                              I am an admin for a Facebook group that clearly states that no self-promotion is allowed on the forum. However, people who use HootSuite, who add their FB group, are spamming our wall every day. I get between 4-10 posts a day that I have to clean up. The only option at present is banning these members, because they don't get our comments (or ignore them) to remove the ad.

                              It would be much more simple if we could give you our group URL and blacklist ourselves in some way. I realize you are limited in functionality because of FB…

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                                0 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • error messages

                                I suggest you change the error messages box somewhere else, it bothers when I´m trying to fix/resend my message. I suggest you send it to the middle of the screen.

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                                  6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  We’re always reviewing how to best display error messages. But, no matter what, we want to make sure users see the errors. Hence the current placement.

                                  Regardless, if there’s a better way to display them, we’re all ears.

                                • 21 votes
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                                    2 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Option HIDE on streams

                                    Hi. I have good idea and i want to offer that. How about option on hootsuite streems on fan pages ' hide post '?With this option our fan page can work easier and this will be comfortable !I am sure, this option is good not only for me.. and for others people too. I will waiting for positive answer about my request.

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                                      1 comment  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                      • add Twitter response time analytics

                                        Create a tool where you can measure the response time of your tweets. E.g. it would measure how long it takes you to respond to someone who has mentioned you. It would be a great method of measuring customer service and increasing engagement in an online community.

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                                          under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

                                          Thanks for the feedback! We’ll look at adding this analytic report in the future.

                                        • Make it possible to promote posts within HootSuite

                                          Please make it possible to promote posts within Hootsuite.
                                          What is the point of using Hootsuite if I have to keep logging onto my Facebook to promote the posts everytime they are scheduled..

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