Why Buffer, HootSuite and Post Planner are the Holy Trinity of Managing Social Media

Waxing UnLyrical

HootSuite. I’ve been a HootSuite fan for a long time. I find the easiest way to do so is to schedule a ton of posts in HootSuite. Sure, you can post to Facebook from a number of different apps (including HootSuite), but PP rules, in my book, because: a.

Building My Social Selling Nest at Hootsuite

Koka Sexton

You see, just as success is addicting and feeds off of itself, I learned that clarity operates the same way. I’ve taken a new role at Hootsuite as an Industry Principal for Social Selling. Hootsuite launched in December 2008 and I started using the platform on Jan.

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HOW TO: Find Facebook RSS Feeds & Add Facebook Notifications to Hootsuite

Laurel Papworth

How to pull in Facebook Notifications into Hootsuite from Facebook Profiles and Pages using RSS feeds. How to Add Facebook Notifications to Hootsuite and use Facebook RSS feed. To Get Facebook Notification RSS feed. Add Facebook Notifications to Hootsuite.

HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers

Kikolani

HootSuite offers many great features that can aid bloggers in managing their Twitter accounts for blogging uses including promotion, monitoring, keyword tracking, reputation management and more. Inside Kikolani’s Twitter Management for Blogging in HootSuite. Do You Use HootSuite?

App Of The Week: HootSuite

The Social Media Incubator

HootSuite allows you to manage all of your social networks in one place. Whether it is your Facebook profile, a Facebook page you manage, a Twitter account, a LinkedIn or any of the many others, HootSuite gives you the chance to manage all of them from one dashboard.

What I Like About the New Facebook Timeline Profile, Privacy Settings, and News Feed

Kikolani

So, as a change of pace, here are some gems that have come about from the latest updates that are actually pretty cool from the news feed to the new Facebook Timeline Profile. The Best Facebook News Feed Setting. By far, of all things they have done to the news feed, I love this!

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Buffer Review – My Favorite Time Saving Twitter Tool

Kikolani

Now as many of you might know, I’m a huge fan of HootSuite for my Twitter management needs. For the longest time, I have heard people raving about Buffer, but I figured I didn’t need another app to schedule tweets since I could already schedule tweets in HootSuite.

The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If they’re connected via social networks, you get their picture, their location, and job titles, in addition to their Twitter feed and Facebook updates (if available) and links to their social profiles. HootSuite.

Seven Steps To A Better Facebook Business Page

Waxing UnLyrical

The reason I suggest this is, as I wrote on BNET: By giving yourself the option to post to your business page as yourself, you are increasing the chances that your post will show up both in your friends’ personal news feed, as well as that of anyone who’s “liked” your page.

12 Twitter Tips For Lawyers

Myrland Marketing

TweetDeck is my favorite desktop/laptop tool for ease of layout, but Hootsuite is also great because it offers more advanced analytics and team-sharing tools for you.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Liza Hausman explains how feeds, traditional search and social network search can work together and steps through “four ‘musts’ of on-site social optimization&# for organizations.

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How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity SMM

But it makes sense: the more often your blog is “seen&# on other sites, the more people will bookmark it, subscribe to your RSS feed, and type in the URL directly. Every blogger wants more traffic. How to get it?

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Four Tools to Help Build Your Social Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Now, I know you can do this through HootSuite, for example, or several other platforms. you can do the same via Post Planner (this doesn’t always work from HootSuite, for example). HootSuite Publisher. All for one and one for all.

Social Media Monitoring Bookmarks and RSS

Laurel Papworth

It also allows you to build a dashboard in Netvibes, Bufferapp, Sprout Social, Hootsuite, Feedly and other social media dashboards both in a browser and a news reader on your iPhone/Android smart device. Adding hidden RSS feeds from Facebook (may or may not work from time to time).

Lovin': Hootsuite Gets An Upgrade – The Cube's Review « The Cube

Gemma Went

Yes, a new Hootsuite has arrived. Looking just that little bit sleeker, simpler and even easier to navigate, Hootsuite has improved some of its key features, as well as adding a whole suite of new ones.

Why Hootsuite is BAD for Facebook Pages and is KILLING the Ability.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Why Hootsuite is BAD for Facebook Pages and is KILLING the Ability for Your Messages to go Viral 8.26.10 UPDATE The people spoke, and Hootsuite listened!! Thanks for making these great improvements, Hootsuite:-) A few posts ago we mentioned that Hootsuite is one of our favorite social networking tools- We’d like to clarify that statement.

3 Super Quick Twitter Tips for Your Business

yMarketingMatters

It won’t appear in their feed, unless they follow Mari Smith too: Why? IMPORTANT NOTE! When tweeting using an image, use Twitter , NOT Hootsuite, TweetDeck or any other social media management software.

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List of 3rd Party Social Media Tools #Blab #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth

Multi Platform updates – Hootsuite, Buffer, SproutSocial. AutoSchedule (hootsuite, Buffer, sproutsocial). Use the Feedly plugin for other people’s channels e.g Instructions: feedly in sproutsocial. Hootsuite for your own channels plus Hashtags and Lists.

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78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Sarah Hartshorn details her favorite aggregation tools — like Hootsuite , Netvibes and Flock — for more efficiently monitoring and managing an organization’s social media presence and activities. A long but brilliant post on the executive view of social media, starting with, as the title indicates, some of the reasons C-level people hate social media including “don’t feed me another fad&# and “eagles don’t flock.&#

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10 Surefire Ways To Avoid Looking Like A Twitter NooB

SocMed Sean

3)Download Tweetdeck or sign up for a HootSuite account – Nobody really tweets from Twitter.com. Tools like HootSuite and TweetDeck make Twitter much easier to use and manage. Personally, I like HootSuite because it’s web-based and I can access it anywhere.

Think Twice About Automating Your Social Media Efforts

SocMed Sean

Good suggestions that came from the chat included using tools like Tweetdeck or Hootsuite to schedule similar messages throughout the day so all of your followers get the information, regardless of their time zone.

37 of the Best Facebook Page Apps for Brand Marketing

Pamorama

HootSuite. HootSuite simplifies posting and scheduling Facebook updates, adding images, monitoring feeds, and more. Check out the HootSuite blog. RSS Graffiti automatically publishes your blog RSS feeds on your Facebook Page.

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PLEASE Don’t Visit My Google+ Page! Here’s Why.

SocMed Sean

So Google can publish stats all they want, but until I see an active feed like Facebook and Twitter… I just don’t believe it.

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Time-Saving Tools and Apps for Social Media Management

SocialFish

HootSuite. HootSuite is hands down the most commonly used tool for social media management by profits and non-profits alike. With HootSuite you can bid goodbye to the days of overwhelming and frankly perplexing manual social media management.

11 Google Reader Alternatives to Consider

Kikolani

Feedly. Ability to search feeds is in the works. Allows you to share to Facebook, Twitter, Buffer, Google+, Pocket, Evernote, Yammer, HootSuite, Flipboard, Readability, or email. HootSuite Syndicator. The app within HootSuite is free.

12 Social Media Tools for Scheduling and Publishing Updates Compared

Kikolani

HootSuite. I’ve been a longtime user of Buffer, HootSuite, IFTTT, Oktopost, and Post Planner. I use an IFTTT recipe to automatically send all of the posts I save in Feedly to Buffer to be tweeted out at a later time.

8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media

SocialFish

Feedly: With the help of Feedly, you can manage all your RSS feeds in one place. Feedly is basically an RSS aggregator. Tell feedly to curate content from your favorite publications, blogs, Youtube channels, alerts, podcasts etc.

4 Tools to Streamline Your Social Media Outreach

Idaconcpts

It’s important that everything you post to your feeds be relevant and engaging. HootSuite.

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How to Use Content Curation To Grow Your Online Presence

SocialFish

You can do that by keeping a bookmark file, by setting up an Excel spreadsheet, using an RSS feed or any other way that suits you. On the other hand, Hootsuite helps you curate the rapid-fire information streaming through social media. Guest post by Don Sturgill.

How To Monitor Your Three Essential Internet Marketing Strategies

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

HootSuite is your essential tool for monitoring in depth social media analytics. Get my Internet Marketing newsletter , buy my book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web , and subscribe to the Techipedia RSS feed. This is a guest post by Andy Havard.

4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online

yMarketingMatters

Tools like Google Alerts and Yahoo Alerts monitor the web for you and alert you, by email or through RSS news feeds (see below), every time a new piece of information relating to your keywords is posted to the web. It’s probably the most common problem faced by bloggers and social media users.

4 Instagress Alternatives That Won’t Leave You

agora pulse

Most people older than nine see right through these “Nice one” or “Great feed” comments. Earlier this month, I was living vicariously through my boss Emeric’s trip to Mauritius and saw some great, nonsensical comments on his Instagram feed. Instagress Alternative 3: Hootsuite.

Why Customer Service is the Future of Social Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s now, to me, nothing more than an RSS reader (and a good one in case you don’t like Feedly for whatever reason). Has anyone realized how tired people are of marketing messages in their FB feeds? In 2006, social media was building steam in the United States.

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The Best Instagram Tools for Brands

Pixlee

but also makes it possible to integrate your shoppable Instagram feed onto your website. Hootsuite is a great software option for a number of social media administrative activities.

Linkedin Update: Linkedin Products & Services Page To Be Removed

yMarketingMatters

The two-column feed design highlights the most relevant content. You can manage content through 3rd party social media management dashboard like Hootsuite. Yes, that’s right. On April 14 Linkedin Products & Services Tab will be removed from LinkedIn Company Pages!

The Top 100 Blogs to Curate for Social Media Power Users

Buffer Social

In the Buffer product, you can connect RSS feeds to your profile so that all the latest posts from your favorite blogs are pulled directly into your dashboard where you can pick and choose which to add to your queue. Here’s the list of the top 100 feeds used by Buffer customers.

When content calendars are not the answer

Janet Fouts

Schedule it in Sprout Social or Hootsuite and you’re done. or Feedly , and keyword alerts with apps like Mention and Buzzsumo. Content calendars can be an excellent tool to plot out your social outreach strategy for creating and sharing content over time.

How to Get Insanely Productive with Social Media Updates to Scale Your Referral Traffic

Kikolani

Tools I use for weekly scheduling: Hootsuite for Facebook and Google Plus scheduling of business page updates *. Unlike Hootsuite, Manage Flitter is free and its free version only supports scheduling for once a day and allows to connect only one Facebook page, so I use both.

Where Do You Tweet?

Firebelly

Then finally I found my home sweet Twitter home with Hootsuite. HootSuite. But if it’s not off the wall awesome, odds are I’ll be back to Hootsuite in no time. Twitter has become a daily part of life for the over 200 million people who use the platform every month.

How to be Twitterific – 39 Expert Twitter Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

Frank Strong presents a whimsical yet useful infographic guide to Twitter in Dr. Seuss style rhyme and illustrations, produced by HootSuite. Clogging up feeds has no reason or rhyme. How to Schedule Photo Tweets That Expand in the Twitter Feed by Search Engine Watch.