We all know how social networking has emerged as one of the most popular and favored platforms for marketing by businesses and single entities alike. In order to market your products on social networking websites, you need to move about very carefully. Due to the increasing popularity of social networks, an increasing number of developers have come out with applications for the effective management of campaigns across different social networking sites. One such application is HootSuite. HootSuite is a social management system for organizations and businesses that allows them to execute their campaigns on different social networks from a single dashboard. All of the management is done on the internet. HootSuite allows individuals and businesses to launch campaigns, keep a tab on their audience, market their products in target audiences and more. With HootSuite, effective marketing is ensured on the internet platform.
The most important social network integrations included in HootSuite are the famous social networking websites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+ and more. HootSuite also incorporates social content applications for other popular and newly emerging social networking sites such as Tumblr and video sharing websites such as YouTube.
There are three different plans that HootSuite offers. The first is Enterprise. This plan includes new HootSuite conversations, 5 to 5,00,000 team members, unlimited profiles on social networks, advanced security and enhanced analysis, geo targeting, compliance integrations, tier 1 enterprise support, professional services, HootSuite University included and more. In order to try out the Enterprise plan, users can first request a demo and see how it works, before buying it. Another plan that is offered by HootSuite is the Pro plan. Priced at $9.99 per month, the Pro plan is available for a free trial and users can first give it a 30 day try before investing their money. The Pro plan includes more features than the Enterprise plan. The offerings of this plan include New HootSuite conversations, one additional user, unlimited profiles on social networks, advanced message scheduling, one enhanced analytics report, unlimited RSS feeds and applications, Facebook insight integration, Google analytics integration, HootSuite University and HootCare; HootSuite University and HootCare are both optional and can be opted for or not by the user, depending upon their preferences.
The creators of HootSuite are very generous in the sense that they offer a free monthly plan that is available for no fee at all. The plan doesn’t offer the same features as priced plans do. The features of the free plan include new HootSuite conversations, zero team members, five profiles on social networking websites, message scheduling, basic analytics reports, 2 RSS and ATOM feeds and unlimited applications. In order to register for HootSuite, you will be required to spend only 60 seconds as within a minute, your account registration will be completed and you will be good to start your social marketing campaigns via HootSuite.
HootSuite has been well appreciated by experts and many renowned websites on the internet. The application has been endorsed by the CEO of popular tech website Mashable. According to the CEO of Mashable, Mr. Pete Cashmore, HootSuite is a must have tool for effective management of social networks as it permits teams to keep a tab on conversations in an effective manner and also allows them to measure campaign results.
If you are interested in trying out all the features HootSuite has to offer before you pay for it, you can register for the Pro plan and try it for 30 days as the trial is free. After your trial period is about to come to an end, you can decide whether you want to pay for it or use the free version of the application.