Unified Inbox to compete with Hootsuite and Buffer as a social posting tool

One of the most challenging tasks for social media marketers is having to juggle several platforms all at the same time. Between Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Instagram, Tumblr, Pinterest, Snapchat and all of

Published on: January 13th, 2015 Candice So

Canadian cloud services with skyrocketing revenue

Published on: November 14th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Hootsuite acquires Vancouver-based customer service startup

Hootsuite announced today that it has raised another $60 million in funding and that it has acquired social telephony firm Zeetl, another Vancouver-area startup. Zeetl's solution is designed for customer service department that

Published on: September 25th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Hootsuite hits 10M users, acquires Brightkit, launches Campaigns

Hootsuite Inc. has made a slew of announcements today, saying it has acquired Brightkit, a social media marketing platform – and it has already used Brightkit’s technology to launch a new product called

Published on: September 4th, 2014 Candice So

3 execs responsible for products and partners on #FollowFriday

Every Friday we like to recommend a few people that we're following on Twitter as we go about telling the stories that matter when it comes to technology's impact on the way business

Published on: September 4th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Halfway through 2014, a look back at the nine Canadians to watch in tech

One of the best things about contributing for IT Business is that every year, I get the opportunity to highlight some of the people I think are going to make waves in the

Published on: August 5th, 2014 Karim Kanji

3 brutally honest lessons learned about landing pages

When someone begins a review blog post with a big photo of Simon Cowell, you just know things are going to get nasty. Actually, while Oli Gardner of Unbounce doesn't really get nasty

Published on: July 10th, 2014 Brian Jackson

HootSuite giving users business insights with uberVU Boards

HootSuite Inc., the Vancouver-based social media platform, has announcing another integration into its App Directory this week - this time with one of its own acquisitions. After scooping up social analytics platform uberVU

Published on: May 2nd, 2014 Candice So

HootSuite and MarketChorus launch machine learning app for marketers

For marketers using HootSuite, there’s no shortage of apps to choose from when it comes to navigating the social media dashboard. Enter one of its latest integrations – Resonance, an app by Texas-based

Published on: April 23rd, 2014 Candice So

HootSuite adds Marketo to its app directory

HootSuite Inc., the social platform dashboard for marketers using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, and other social networks, has added yet another integration to its App Directory. This time, it’s with Marketo Inc., a

Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Candice So

Dlvr.it automates social sharing of favourite content

Ashley Huffman is kept busy in her full-time job as marketing manager at Nano Magnetics Ltd. but she wants to stay active on Twitter and engaged with her more than 7,000 followers. No

Published on: February 27th, 2014 Brian Jackson

HootSuite enters managed services with Security & Compliance

Vancouver-based social media dashboard firm HootSuite Media Inc. is expanding its business today with a new managed service aimed at managing the risk that comes with a growing corporate presence on social media.

Published on: February 26th, 2014 Brian Jackson

HootSuite acquires social analytics firm uberVU

Vancouver-based social media dashboard firm HootSuite Media Inc. has acquired Cambridge, Mass.-based social analytics firm uberVU, the firm announced this morning. HootSuite's dashboard offers digital marketing managers easy access to various social media

Published on: January 22nd, 2014 Brian Jackson

9 Canadians to watch in digital technology in 2014

As we rapidly near the end of 2013, people’s thoughts naturally tend to look back at the year that was, or the upcoming 12 months. While 2013 has been anything but boring (think

Published on: January 2nd, 2014 Karim Kanji