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  1. Change appearance of Facebook "Like" thumb

    Right now, when you "Like" a Facebook post, the thumb changes color from gray to blue, but just ever-so-slightly. It's sometimes really hard to tell if you've liked something or not.

    Maybe fill in the whole thumb with blue or something? Anything that might be somewhat of a better indicator. :-)

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    • Update the Hootsuite web dashboard UI to match the rest of your UI updates.

      It would be great if your web dashboard UI got a refresh to match the rest of your apps. The current/ old UI feels really dated and slow.

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      • Helvetica is never going to be used on ow.ly

        On ow.ly, the CSS code for font-family goes "Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"

        With the code as it is now, Helvetica will never be used unless:

        a) The user has told their browser to override websites' stylesheets and to always use Helvetica no matter what

        or

        b) if the user has Helvetica installed, but not Arial (this is very, very unlikely)

        If you want Helvetica to be used ahead of Arial, then it needs to be listed ahead of it; and if you want Arial used ahead of Helvetica, then why list Helvetica at all? As I said before, the odds that a user…

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        • add sent tweets to analytics/reporting

          It would be nice to have social media activity added in the reporting. For twitter it is not possible to add the sent tweets (only the retweeted or the mentioned tweets), but I would like to see all the activity, not only the activity that has engagement

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          • a tool to export the followers of a company in Linkedin

            The idea is to get a tool to know easily who is following our company and our showcase. We have hundreds of followers and the only way to know who there are is to navigate to html pages that display only 10 followers per page.
            Do not understand that nothing exist yet!!!!

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            • Allow a community user level that can post/read but none of the other business level functions

              Have found a user case for our open source software community that we would like some trusted community members (champions) to be able to curate a twitter account ~ these are not internal marketers/community managers but external community members.

              However this takes up a user seat for a pro account, the community is unlikely to need all the functionality that warrants an extra paid seat and this leads to Hootsuite not able to cost effectively scale for our need. It starts to get overly expense once we start needing to add extra full users just so our community can share…

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              • Showing of Pictures and Videos from Facebook and Twitter

                I am using Hootsuite in my office network because there is a proxy that blocks twitter and facebook and other sites. I like the fact that I am able to see the timeline/news feed even thought facebook and twitter is blocked in our network. However, the photos and videos are not displayed at all. I think it will be great if Hootsuite can find a way to display the photos and videos just like how the statuses, wall posts are displayed without any problem.

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                • Have a Schedule later, for when I want to tweet about the same link, or topic but don't want to Autoschedule back to back tweets.

                  Many times I'm using Hootsuite Bookmarklet or even in Hootsuite dashboard and I'm writing a few tweets in a row about the same topic or even about the same blog post, or same link but I want to autoschedule them easier. Could be great to set a small autoschedule option to not schedule them back to back maybe at least every other or whatever... you get my point.. I hope.

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                    0 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Possibility to add text after the FEED RSS and not just before

                    Possibility to add text after the FEED RSS

                    At the moment you can only put the personal text and hashtags before the title of the feed RSS' article.
                    Could we have the possibility to add that after the message?

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                    • Support Arabic in Bulk scheduling.

                      Now I have to manually delete 240 scheduled tweets. :/ Thanks god I was just trying the 7-days.

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                        1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        planned  ·  SarahSarah responded

                        This has been escalated to our development team, and we will be looking at ways to improve character support in the future.
                        Thank you for your feedback!

                      • Pick a day for Autoschedule

                        I like using the Autoschedule feature but often I want to schedule multiple posts across a few weeks. It's a pain to have to go into my Publisher and change the days on several posts. It'd be great when I select the Autoschedule option to also be able to select the specific day I'd like it to be posted on. Instead of them all piling up on today.

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                          0 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Take me directly to the dashboard when I am logged in vs. to Hootsuite.com

                          Up until recently, when I would go to hootsuite.com and was logged in, it would take me directly to the dashboard. Now when I go to hootsuite.com it takes me to the main website with a link to the dashboard.

                          If I am logged in, please just redirect me to the dashboard so I can get on with my work. Yes, I could book mark the page, yes I could go directly to /dashboard, but I generally just use my Keyboard for work and click CMD+T to open a new tab and type in hootsuite.com into the address bar. This…

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                          • Social inbox showing all activity & engagement received on my published posts

                            Rather than having to visit each tab for Facebook, Twitter, G+ etc and check if someone has commented, shared or liked our updates, I'd like a tab and column where I can chose what types of interactions I want to be fed such as "all likes on pages, all comments, all re-tweets" etc...

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                            • Maximum posts per profile for Autoscheduler

                              For the autoscheduler, I would like to set a different number of posts per social media profile:

                              For example:
                              Twitter Profile A: 2 posts a day
                              Twitter Profile B: 4 posts a day
                              Twitter Profile C: 3 posts a day

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                              • Allow responding to several non-related tweets at once by clicking reply on each, then writing ONE message (easy to do in TweetDeck).

                                Say 8 different people retweeted different tweets. You can say thank you in one inconspicuous post instead of clogging up your feed or rudely ignoring them.

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                                • Ability to add a (protected) user's Timeline as a Stream

                                  In Tweetdeck I have the option to add a user's Timeline as a column. This option is not present in Hootsuite. You can do a Search for a user and make a Stream out of that, but that fails on protected users. Adding a user to a 1-person list works only partially, it doesn't show their mentions to other users.

                                  So place add the ability on a user's profile to view their Timeline (also for protected users I follow!) and from there, "Add as stream".

                                  Tweetdeck and Seesmic have always offered this.

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                                    1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                    That functionality is based on Twitter’s Search API, which does not catalogue protected users’ streams. If we see an alternative to this, we review adding this as a feature.

                                  • Hootsuite Owly badge on foursquare

                                    I think it would be awesome if Hootsuite created/requested a badge to be made on foursquare that would be awarded to users of the mobile app! Let's reward the mobile integration of social media platforms! GO OWL!

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                                      • Ideas for Twapper keeper integration with Hootsuite.

                                        Ideas for Twapper keeper integration.

                                        1) Allow Twapper keeper archives to be made public or private.
                                        2) Allow the sharing of Twapper keeper archives to a broad range of external services. eg Twitter; Facebook; G+; Delicious; Tumblr...
                                        3) Provide each archive with an RSS/XML output feed containing details of individual tweets eg status text, twitter name, status id, date stamp, etc.
                                        4) Update archives regularly ie once an hour - or allow users to define how often the archive should be updated.
                                        5) Allow archives to be created from any search functionality that Twitter currently provides, including lists.
                                        6) Make…

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                                        • Add Twitters "Followed by" functionality to profiles

                                          So you can see who of your followers is following someone. I like to look at this when deciding whether or not to follow someone back

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