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  1. Add the Twitter 'interactions' tab to the stream so users no longer miss important interactions with their followers.

    We constantly miss RT's notices and other interactions with our users since Hootsuite doesn't allow users to import 'interactions' data. Please add ASAP!

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      33 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 24h clock

      I'd like to have an option to change the timestamp format from 12 to 24 hours (streams and schedule), sometimes i still get confused by that as it's not my country default date format. Not much a problem, but it would be nice

      332 votes
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        36 comments  ·  Streams & Assignments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add a stream showing my tweets favorited by others

        It would be nice to be able to see a stream of my tweets favorited by other users. Push notifications for favorites would be the next step.

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          40 comments  ·  Streams & Assignments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Hello everyone!

          While the current version of the API does not allow for this integration, we will continue to consider this in future updates when a newer version is released to us.

          We thank you for your on-going patience and appreciate your suggestion!

          Best regards,

          Paige @Hootsuite_Help – http://hootsuite.com/help

        • Threaded DM conversations - a la current @replies

          Add a "show conversation" button for DM's to match the way @replies work. It's difficult to track conversations sometimes in the current setup.

          305 votes
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            21 comments  ·  Streams & Assignments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

            We’d love to add this feature in the future and are looking into the possibility of this. Thanks for all your feedback!

          • create a hashtag recommendation tool based on entered text or often used hastags

            Either like the @[suggestion] feature, or a new feature that utilizes entered text or frequently used hashtags, the user will see recommended hashtags to add to post to help us maximize our use of the feature.

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              19 comments  ·  Compose Message Box & Ow.ly  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              planned  ·  Chris from HootSuiteChris from HootSuite responded

              On certain mobile apps, there’s an auto-complete feature for hashtags. We’re exploring way to also include this for the web app.

            • allow images to appear in Facebook group postings rather than links

              It is better to have the images uploaded as it is able to draw attention of potential clients. The image will auto describe our advertising status in multiple biz groups.

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

                Thank you for your feedback, we’ll be looking in whether this is possible with the Facebook API.

              • See followers/followed of other people

                I'd like to be able to surf the follows of other users to make it easy to find new people.
                This is a main feature of twitter.com.

                280 votes
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                  4 comments  ·  Streams & Assignments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  This may be something to consider when we offer additional functionality on the People section of the dashboard.

                • Add a preferences option to disable images displayed within Twitter streams in the Hootsuite web dashboard

                  I would like the option to turn off the auto-display of images that are included in tweets. I prefer a text view of my streams and not an image gallery. Images take up too much space in my HootSuite dashboard and I now only see max 5 tweets in a column due to the images taking up all the space. I used to be able to see almost a doze tweets in a column. I'm sure some users like the images so I would just like the option to turn them off.

                  279 votes
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                    71 comments  ·  User Experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    Hello everyone,

                    This feature has finished design, and has now moved into development. In addition to optional image display, we have a few other improvements to how images and stream settings are being handled.

                    Thank you for your feedback.

                  • Auto fill @reply

                    The auto fill for @replies does not cover all the people I follow… A general user search would also be great to have. AND all of this should be available on the iPhone app.

                    251 votes
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                      41 comments  ·  Compose Message Box & Ow.ly  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

                      Hi everyone! I wanted to update you on this functionality.

                      The HootSuite dashboard should currently offer any suggestions of usernames you’ve interacted with in the last 30 days. We max out this list at 50/first letter, but you can delete a username from the list by clicking the ‘x’ on the drop down that appears.

                      Recently (July 2013), it was discovered that we had not been saving suggestions for the past 90 days, and you may have seen the impact of this in your browser. It is now resolved, and the expected behaviour (as listed above) is now available.

                      We’ll continue to have this feature ‘under review’ so that we can evaluate the possibility of including all contacts in this auto-fill.

                      Sincerely,

                      Sarah @HootSuite_Help – http://hootsuite.com/help

                    • Add Personal Facebook Chat support

                      Be able to add a column which would allow chat with our personal facebook contacts

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                        29 comments  ·  Streams & Assignments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • add functionality to reschedule a previously scheduled message.

                        It would be helpful to click a "reschedule" button for a past scheduled message instead of needing to copy/paste the old text. We have been using HootSuite for one week and already have found ourselves wanting this functionality several times.

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                          43 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

                          Great idea! We’ll look at adding this functionality in the future. Thanks!

                        • new column option for facebook allow filter based on friends lists

                          we've already filtered our facebook friends so that we only see certain streams...if we are to really use hootsuite for facebook we need the same listing ability that we currently have for our twitter client

                          189 votes
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                            13 comments  ·  Streams & Assignments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Twitter Stream API

                            Twitter has a stream API which allows a live view of the users twitter stream. Documentation is here http://dev.twitter.com/pages/streaming_api. TweetDeck (and ChromeDeck), and Seesmic both support it, and it's a great feature, would be awesome to have it in hootsuite too.

                            178 votes
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                              23 comments  ·  Streams & Assignments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Sortable, Detailed Contacts

                              Make the contacts sortable (name, klout, etc.); show aggregate data for all contacts (total 2nd order followers, avg klout, etc)

                              161 votes
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                                24 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Colour-code Messages by Social Network in HootSuite Publisher

                                That makes easier recognize each social network messages

                                159 votes
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                                  19 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Allow uploading pictures to FB groups

                                  I would like my pictures to post to FB groups, and not just my personal wall, and of course have the picture be embedded...not a link to a picture.

                                  156 votes
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                                    32 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Rotate Ow.ly images

                                    Can't believe that with the inevitable phone upload not being properly in portrait or landscape that Hootsuite doesn't give us any way to rotate. Seriously??

                                    155 votes
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                                      44 comments  ·  Compose Message Box & Ow.ly  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

                                      Hi everyone!
                                      We will continue to look into ways that Owly images can be better manipulated after an upload (such as rotating).
                                      However, for users that are having trouble with pictures uploading with the wrong rotation, we do have a suggestion. Many users have found that toggling the orientation lock on their mobile device, specifically iOS, has resolved this issue. To do so on iOS, double tap the home button, swipe once left and press the orientation button.
                                      If this doesn’t resolve the issue for you, don’t worry! We’ll still keep this feedback item under review.
                                      Thanks!
                                      Sarah @HootSuite_Help – http://hootsuite.com/help

                                    • HootSuite Desktop Customization

                                      It would be awesome if there was the capability to customize the colors/themes of HootSuite Desktop as with other Twitter clients. Even if the selection was limited to just several choices.

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                                        under review  ·  18 comments  ·  User Experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • allow users to schedule tweets by the minute.

                                        Your tweet scheduling is pretty good, but I'd love the ability to be able to schedule tweets by the minute. Sometimes I schedule daily recaps that post one after another for 5 minutes in a row. Currently I have to use CoTweet to handle that.

                                        149 votes
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                                          17 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                          under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

                                          Great idea! We’ll see if this is possible in the future.

                                        • Create a desktop client for HootSuite

                                          If you could create a desktop client for HootSuite (a native one), it would be a real boost to your excellent service.
                                          It could be written in something like Qt, so it would become cross platform and also very fast.

                                          139 votes
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                                            19 comments  ·  User Experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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