These social media apps let you keep the bulk your accounts in one place. You can schedule updates for when you’re not in the office or out of town. As well, you can see how well your social media campaigns are doing. Is there anything these marvelous apps can’t do? Well, they can’t make you that perfect cup of coffee… yet. But let’s go over a few apps that will make your social media marketing much easier.
This app has saved us lots of time and headaches. One of the most popular social media organizational tools out there, HootSuite helps you get your stuff together… well, your social media stuff, that is. Boasting plenty of options, settings and dynamic features, HootSuite lets you manage your social media profiles on sites such as Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Plus, it comes with its own custom analytics system and lets you monitor selected keywords. Best of all, you can schedule posts when it’s convenient for you – so feel free to take a day off!
Keep your Twitter and Facebook accounts under control with SocialOomph. This lovely app also helps you manage and schedule your blog posts too – how’s that for helpful? You can sign up for a free or a premium account, with the premium giving you more bells and whistles. SocialOomph does a lot for you – you can schedule tweets, track keywords, promote profiles and shorten URLs. Feel free to create as many profiles as you want on SocialOomph, as it’s free and unlimited.
This social media organizer is a bit different. Not only is it an app, but you can also install it as a separate program on your hard drive and use it as a desktop application. TweetDeck lets you be Big Brother when it comes to your social media accounts. This means you can keep a close eye on your profiles via a real-time stream when you connect your Facebook, LinkedIn, Foursquare and Twitter accounts (just to name a few social media sites you can monitor with this app).
If you’ve got an account on any of the big social media sites, Seesmic can help you out. Available as both a mobile app and web-based platform, Seesmic lets you stream your social networks on an email-like interface. On top of the major players, Seesmic also gives you access to third-party integration options including sites such as Klout, Salesforce Chatter, Yammer and Stocktwits.
Do you have trouble updating your social media accounts on a regular basis? Would you use an app that organizes your social media updates and accounts? Is there another app that you think should be on our list? Feel free to share it in the comments section below.