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  1. Google+ Pages - Allow +1 and Reshares

    Allow for doing a +1 on posts in our Google+ Page stream (like the Facebook stream allows a Like) and also the ability to do a reshare of someone's post in the stream (like the Twitter stream allows a retweet). t is too cumbersome to open each post in a browser window every time you want to perform these functions. The ability to comment on a post in the stream does work well already.

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    • add email notifications

      My client currently uses CoTweet and I use Hootsuite. I am trying to convince them to switch to Hootsuite and upgrade to an Enterprise plan but they absolutely need the ability to receive email notifications when they are mentioned in a post or someone replies to a post. Is this a functionality you are considering?

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        4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • allow us to add FaceBook Interests as a stream on my dashboard

        I would like to be able to view my 'Interests' on Facebook as a stream on my Dashboard. For instance, I do marketing and pr for a number of hotels. The hotels are grouped on my Interest list and I'd like to be able to see when each hotel posts something that i might want to share with my various social networks.
        thanks,
        J

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

          We’ll look at the ability to do something like this from Facebook’s API. Thank you for your suggestion!

        • Remove or delete assignments

          We need clean the assignments area sometimes. It's important to us remove or delete the resolved assignments. Just add a remove or delete option to the assignmets area.

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

            Great idea! For now, you can filter out resolved assignments in the top view by choosing “Open” in the drop down.

          • Allow pic.twitter.com integration for Hootsuite Free users

            Having used Hootsuite Pro in the past myself, I completely understand the need to have different pricing options. However, I feel that a basic Twitter feature as being able to use the pic.twitter.com upload service and have your photos display inline in the Twitter stream should be available to everyone, not just Pro and Enterprise users.

            Thank you

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              4 comments  ·  Publisher & Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • add the ability to set different autoschedule options for each network.

              i.e., I could set up autoschedule so that twitter will post 6 posts a day, while facebook only posts 3, even when I constantly add both to my posts.

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              • 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 →
                  started  ·  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.

                • Hootlet for Opera

                  There's no Hootlet for Opera? Common Opera is now Chromium-based, all you have to do basically is to upload the same extension to https://addons.opera.com

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                  • Add a native mac app that doesn't require fluid

                    I'd rather use a native app on my mac than a mac created from the web app by fluid.

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                      6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • allow scheduled tweets to be paused in bulk

                      Sometimes we get a call from a client to pause all activity for a period of hours/days because of some approval delay or unrelated crisis. At the moment we go into the Monthly view and drag all the scheduled stuff out an extra period of time. It would be great just to have a pause button that pauses all scheduled comms, ideally at a Team level (because a team usually works on content across one Twitter and one FB account)

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

                        Interesting idea! We’ll look at the options for adding this functionality in the future. Thanks!

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                          7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          This feature does depend on the API calls available with each social network profile. However, if it is available, we’ll considering adding such a stream to HootSuite.

                        • Fully Support for Opera Web Browser

                          Hootsuite is working on Opera, but there are some little issues. Please fix these and support Opera Browser...

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                          • Allow me to expand the compose message box by dragging the corner (make it as big as I'd like)

                            The compose box is ok for Twitter, but when doing FB & G+ messages, it would be helpful to go past 4 lines. Make the box expandable to any size I want by letting me drag the corner, just like in a lot of forums. it is currently too small.

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

                              Interesting idea! We’ll look at altering the design of the compose message box in the future. Thanks!

                            • Language filter for Suggested Content

                              I think for many Users it could be very important to have a language filter.

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                                5 comments  ·  Suggested Content Beta  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Change the Hootsuite Owl Logo Back

                                I was truly devastated when I realized that the Hootsuite Owl logo was changed a few months ago. Prior to being the drab, dark and mysterious black owl, it was an inviting owl that really made me wake up wanting to log into my Hootsuite account. I highly recommend that you bring it back.

                                Thanks.

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                                • Twitter Lists Management - add to lists not in a stream

                                  Saw this previously posted and marked as complete but it is not resolved. When adding a profile to a Twitter list ALL lists should show up not just the lists that are in a Hootsuite stream on the dashboard. When I try to add a user to a list only those lists show that are in streams and all other lists are missing. This is a lame function that has been bugging me for a year. Please fix it it's a no brainer.

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                                  • Add an option to AutoSchedule Rss Feeds

                                    It would be great to have the option to select "Auto Schedule" for the RSS feed publishing. This will help prevent our accounts to post too many things at once. The only options are the frequency of which HootSuite will check the RSS feeds.
                                    Thank you!

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

                                      This is a great idea! We’ll look into implementing this in the future. Thank you!

                                    • Display images and video inline

                                      When viewing your twitter feed, please include images and videos inline so you can see them at a glance, without having to do anything extra.

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                                        • check RSS feed for updates more often

                                          Please make it possible to check our RSS feed for updates more often than every hour. Our news stories are highly time sensitive, so checking every hour simply isn't enough. Every quarter would be acceptable. Make this possible as soon as possible or we will be forced to switch to a competing service

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