How can I become an expert at using Hootsuite?
Visit Hootsuite Academy to get access to free courseware on the Hootsuite dashboard, platform and social marketing certification, social media resources and more.
Which web browsers work best with Hootsuite?
There are many web browsers available, and your choice might depend on the age of your computer, your operating system or the kind of device you are using (tablet vs. laptop).
The Hootsuite development team works closely with each web browser, testing dashboard features and functions as browser updates and new releases occur. As a result, the following major web browsers will provide optimum performance results for the Hootsuite dashboard:
- IE 9 and above
While Hootsuite may function with other browsers, ideal performance cannot be guaranteed.
Can I still use Hootbar?
Hootsuite no longer provides support for Hootbar. Please install Hootlet to share content with your social networks directly from your browser.
Which platforms does Hootsuite support?
Hootsuite supports the following platforms:
- Hootsuite.com (Cross-platform web app)
- Hootsuite for iPhone, iPad, & iPod Touch
- Hootsuite for Android
Suggestions are always welcome for specific mobile platforms. Post your request on the Hootsuite Feedback Forum.
Where can I find an expert in Hootsuite or social media for consulting or training?
Our Certified Professionals Directory lists all students who have successfully earned their Social Marketing or Hootsuite Platform Certification by passing a series of exams, demonstrating their expertise in the fundamentals of Social Media Marketing and with the Hootsuite dashboard.
The directory can be sorted by city, so you can find a professional in your area to assist in planning social media strategy or Hootsuite training. Browse the directory and contact professionals through their posted social profiles.
Where can I go to discuss Hootsuite app development?
Join the Hootsuite App Directory Developers Forum Google Group to post ideas, comments, feedback and help topics related to Hootsuite App development. You are also encouraged to respond to any posts, especially those asking for assistance.
Which application protocols does Hootsuite support?
Hootsuite ow.ly supports hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP) and hypertext transfer protocol over secure socket layer (HTTPS).
Does Hootsuite have APIs available to integrate with?
Yes. Visit our API Developers portal to learn more about our APIs, apply for access, browse our documentation and developer resources, and share ideas in our developer forums.
What is ASMS?
Hootsuite and Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications have partnered to create an Advanced Social Media Strategy (ASMS) Certificate geared towards today’s social business professionals.
Engage in comprehensive, self-paced lessons on social strategy covering the entire social media ecosystem, including:
- strategic planning;
- content strategy;
- information management and threats;
- data and analytics;
- measuring social media return on investment (ROI);
- and more.
Visit this page for more information.