Passing the Hootsuite Platform Certification
On the weekend (Saturday night to be exact) I confirmed my nerdiness and passed the Hootsuite Platform Certification. You may have noticed that Hootsuite has been revamping their education offering. About a year ago they announced a plan to educate 1 million people by 2017. I’m not sure how that’s going but it’s an audacious […]
Social Listening, Hootsuite and New Year’s Resolutions
My official New Year’s Resolutions are pretty much the same as last year, but there’s another that’s more of an intention than a specific goal. That’s to do social listening better. In social media, there are often several terms for the tactics we use. So to be clear, social listening, for me is monitoring what’s […]
Hootsuite’s Social Media Marketing Certification – an addition to Hootsuite University
Hootsuite has added a new certification to their education program: the Social Media Marketing Certification. This adds to Hootsuite University and the Social Media Strategy Certificate as their education options. It’s part of their new plan to train 1 million people in social media by 2017, because as they say “jobs that require social media […]
Two New Hootsuite Mobile Features You Probably Missed
I’m assuming you know that Hootsuite Mobile got a few new features last week. We in the Hootsuite Ambassador team definitely did. We’ve all been posting and scheduling our Instagram photos from Hootsuite since then. Even my breakfast photo from this morning was scheduled last night, on my laptop. If only my breakfast today was […]
Twitter Audits: Do You Make the Grade?
Have you ever wondered if you can do better with your Twitter account? OK, that’s a silly question. When I get a new client, the first thing I do is a Twitter audit. I want to know what’s been done previously. Has it been done well? What should be killed? What’s amazing and needs to […]
Hootsuite Ambassador’s Favorite Business Books for 2014
Are you looking for some holiday reading? The Hootsuite Ambassadors have come to the rescue with their favorite business books for 2014. What can be better than a team of talented social media types curate a list for you? Looking for even more business book recommendations? Check out the full list below in the link […]