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Hootsuite

Fully-featured online social media management app

Overview

Hootsuite is the leading social media dashboard allowing you to manage multiple networks and profiles and measure your campaign results.

Authentication

When using the Hootsuite connector, the first thing you will have to do is click on 'New Authentication' in the step editor:

hootsuite-auth

Ensure you have successfully signed into your Hootsuite account otherwise operations will not be able to be ran correctly.

hootsuite-username_password

Basic Operations List

  • Get message
  • Get social profile
  • List outbound messages
  • List social profiles

There is a long list of available operations. For full list, please, go to the end of this page.

Example

  1. Create a new workflow with a Manual Trigger and add a Hootsuite connector.

hootsuite-new_connector

  1. Select the List social profiles operation:

hootsuite-list_social_profiles

  1. Click Run Workflow Now. Then select the Debug tab and you should be able to see a successful run of the workflow to click on and view the successful output of the workflow run:

hootsuite-output

  1. Let's try to get a specific social profile. Add a step from the Hootsuite connector, set to Get social profile. Set the Social profile ID to the ID of one of the social profiles, by using a JsonPath as shown in the example:

hootsuite-get_social_profile

  1. Click Run Workflow Now, select the Debug tab and you should be able to see the successful output with the social profile you specifically requested.

hootsuite-retrieved_profile

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