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Course Information

  • Course Fee:

    Free

  • Skill Level:

    BEGINNER

  • Class Duration:

    2H 30M

  • This Class Covers:

    HOOTSUITE, SOCIAL, DASHBOARD

Course Introduction

Take the Hootsuite Platform Training course and master the world's leading social media management tool. Through this course you'll learn skills like composing and scheduling multimedia messages, listening for relevant conversations, and managing social media campaigns.

Video Transcript | Intro

Adding your social networks to your Hootsuite account is an essential first step to building out your dashboard.

First, select your profile image from the top of the launch menu and then click on add a Social Network.

Next, in the pop-up window select the type of social network account you want to connect with Hootsuite and press the connect button.

You will then be prompted to enter your account credentials.  

By selecting Authorize app you’re giving Hootsuite permission to manage that account.  

For Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn, select the profiles, Pages or groups you’d like to import.

Now click Done and you’ve successfully added your social account into Hootsuite.


Checkout the Hootsuite Help Desk for more on adding a social network and other helpful Hootsuite walkthroughs.