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  1. 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 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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        • Add google+ for mobile app

          If Google + is the next massive thing why can we not add it to our networks on the mobile app. Gazillions of us update on the go!!

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          • 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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              • Images uploaded directly to Google+

                Similar to this http://feedback.hootsuite.com/forums/40182-hootsuite-com-web-dashboard/suggestions/2396546-upload-images-directly-to-twitter-com-not-to-ow-l I'd like to request the ability to upload images directly to Google+ pages, rather than having to link to http://ow.ly/i/.

                Being unable to do this makes sharing images through Hootsuite across all three networks pointless. You're better off doing it manually on Facebook, Google+ and Twitter for the best optimisation as the images are larger, clearer and more appealing when opened/viewed directly in the various social networks!

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

                  Great suggestion! We’re always looking for ways to improve the appearance of posts to social networks through HootSuite.

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                    2 comments  ·  Social Networks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Choosing week's first day

                    Most countries start their week on Monday, while others do it on Sunday. Being able to choose whether the week starts on Sunday or on Monday would make it easier for people scheduling their tasks on the calendar.

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                      9 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Please make the bulk uploading system for uploading to multiple accounts with different messages.

                      The current system allows bulk uploading to multiple accounts. However, you have to upload the same message to each account. There should be a field "ACCOUNT" in the CSV that indicates which handle the message should be uploaded to.
                      This would greatly ease the burden on managing multiple accounts. The more fields in the bulk upload, the better as far as I am concerned, but indicating the specific account is the most important by far.

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                        under review  ·  SarahSarah responded

                        This would be an interesting idea to include in bulk uploading. We’ll look at adding this feature in future releases. Thank you!

                      • 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.

                        • Minimum time to set posts apart in hootlet

                          The new autoschedule option for hootlet is great... but What if I wanted to use it to schedule posts for a network for the next week...
                          There should be an option IMO to limit how close together posts could be posted on each network via auto schedule, (say 12 hours apart for example) then when im looking for "next weeks posts", I can autoschedule and they will fill up the week.

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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.

                            • 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.

                                • 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 →
                                  • auto schedule rss

                                    Enable Auto-scheduling for RSS Posts so they can get optimal exposure

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                                    • 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 →
                                      • Please return "Favorite" icon from pull-down menu.

                                        I think "Favorite" icon should NOT be hidden in pull-down menu.

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                                        • 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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