Hootsuite Basic Skills you will learn

  • Fundamentals of Hootsuite
  • Hootsuite Analytics
  • Hootsuite Mobile

What you will learn in Hootsuite Basic

  • Hootsuite Platform Training

    • Course Welcome

      • 1.1 Welcome to the Hootsuite Platform Certification Course
    • The Fundamentals of Using Hootsuite

      • Chapter Overview
      • The Hootsuite Platform Fundamentals
      • What is Hootsuite?
      • An Overview of the Hootsuite Dashboard
      • How to Add a Social Network in Hootsuite
      • Additional Reading
      • Hootsuite Engagement Fundamentals
      • Getting Set Up for Listening and Engagement : Tabs and Streams
      • How to Find Conversations with Hootsuite Search Streams
      • How to Engage with Your Audience Using Streams
      • Hootsuite Publishing : Fundamentals
      • Using the Hootsuite Composer
      • Networking Specific Publishing
      • Publishing to Instagram Personal Accounts to Hootsuite
      • Publishing to Instagram Business Accounts to Hootsuite
      • How to Publish YouTube Videos using Hootsuite
      • Pintrest Publishing with Hootsuite
      • Using Hootsuite to Manage LinkedIn Pages
      • Hootsuite Mobile Fundamentals
      • How to Use the Hootsuite Mobile App
      • Hootsuite App Directory
      • How to use the Hootsuite App Directory
      • Knowledge Check
      • Additional Reading
      • Next Steps
    • Advanced Uses of Hootsuite

      • Chapter Overview
      • Hootsuite Engagement : Advanced Tactics
      • How to Create Twitter Lists in Hootsuite
      • How to Engage Your Youtube Community with HootSuite
      • Using Geo - Search to Find Relevant Conversations With Hootsuite
      • Introduction to Hootsuite Inbox
      • Hootsuite Publishing : Advanced Tactics
      • Getting the Most out of Planner
      • How to Use the Hootsuite Publisher
      • How to Schedule Messages in Bulk Using Hootsuite
      • Using Colloborative Drafts in Hootsuite
      • Using RSS Feeds in Hootsuite
      • Using Vanity URLs in Hootsuite
      • Link Settings in Hootsuite Composer
      • Getting Started with Hootsuite boost
      • Hootsuite Analytics : Advanced Tactics
      • An Introduction To Hootsuite Analytics
      • How to Use Reports in Hootsuite Analytics
      • How to Use Post Performance In Hootsuite Analytics
      • How to Share and Collaborate With Hootsuite Analytics
      • Hootsuite Mobile : Advanced Tactics
      • Using the Hootsuite Mobile App for Team Collaboration
      • Introduction to Hootsuite Organizations
      • Introduction to Hootsuite Organizations and Permission
      • Knowledge Check
      • Additional Reading
      • Next Steps
    • Hootsuite Platform Certification Exam

      • Hootsuite Platform Certification Exam

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Why you should learn Hootsuite Basics

88% of companies, worldwide

Spend money on digital marketing


Average annual salary of a Hootsuite social media professional

Course Overview

Become an Ace Social Media Manager With the Free Hootsuite Course

The free Hootsuite certification is the perfect starting point for anyone who wants to master Hootsuite, the social media management platform. With over 4,600 learners enrolled, the beginner-level course covers the basics and advanced concepts of Hootsuite. 

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  • What are the prerequisites to learn Hootsuite?

    There are no prerequisites to learn Hootsuite. The free Hootsuite training has been designed to cater to beginners.

  • How do beginners learn Hootsuite?

    Beginners who want to learn Hootsuite can start with the basics first. Once you have mastered the Hootsuite basics you can move on to more advanced topics.

  • How long does it take to learn Hootsuite?

    The free Hootsuite training consists of 2 hours of video content that will help you understand the concepts thoroughly.

  • What should I learn first in the free Hootsuite training?

    It is recommended that you always start with Hootsuite basics first. For a better understanding, watch the learning videos in sequence without skipping any. 

  • Are Hootsuite basics easy to learn?

    The videos that you find as a part of this free Hootsuite training are created by mentors who are industry leaders with vast experience in the field. They are aware of the needs of different learners and have designed the course to be easy to learn.

  • Can I complete the free Hootsuite training in 90 days?

    Yes, you can complete the free Hootsuite training within 90 days.

  • Will I get a certificate after completing the free Hootsuite training?

    If you finish any free course on SkillUp within 90 days from the date of enrollment, you are eligible to receive a Course Completion Certificate for the same. Therefore, you will receive a shareable certificate on completing the free Hootsuite training program too. To unlock it, log in to your SkillUp account and click unlock. You will soon receive a mail with a link to the view and download the certificate. You can add the SkillUp certificate to your resume and share it on Facebook, LinkedIn etc.

  • What are my next best learning options after completing the free Hootsuite training?

    After completing this free Hootsuite training, you can opt for the Digital Marketing Specialist course provided by Simplilearn.

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