Hootsuite is a platform for managing social media. It is the world's most widely used platform for managing social media.
Hootsuite's system’s user interface takes the form of a dashboard, and supports social network integrations for Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, and many more.
Hootsuite was founded in Nov 28, 2008 by Ryan Holmes, Dario Meli & David Tedman. The company is based in Vancouver, with offices in London, Singapore, and other countries.
Hootsuite's platform has more than 15 million users, including 800+ of the Fortune 1000 companies, trust Hootsuite to manage their social media programs across multiple social networks from one integrated dashboard.
Hootsuite has raised a total of $249M in 5 funding rounds as of Sep 25, 2014, when they received $60M funding from Accel Partners, Fidelity Investments & 5 other investors in a Series D funding.
The company has also acquired the following 12 startups LiftMetrix, AdEspresso, Sales Prodigy, What the Trend, Seesmic, Brightkit, uberVU, Swift App, TwapperKeeper, Geotoko, TwitterBar & Zeetl.
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