HootSuite adds WordPress support with today’s update

The folks at Vancouver’s HootSuite are celebrating the New Year by rolling out some updates this morning including support for WordPress blogs. So if you’re a HootSuite user, log in and check out these updates:

Chop your WordPress blogging time in half – We’ve added support for WordPress blogs. Schedule and post updates to multiple WordPress accounts, follow blogs in a home feed, and reblog the posts of your choice!

Trending Topics Demystified – Ever wondered, “Why is that topic trending?!” HootSuite now offers explanations. From now on, you can demystify the trending topics with the simple click of a button.

Link & Media Previews – HootSuite users can now preview URLs before opening them. Preview links including most popular shortened URLs, image-sharing sites like twitpic and ow.ly, YouTube videos, and more.

Apps and Plugin Directory – Take HootSuite to the next level with value-packed applications and plug-ins. Options for iPhone, Firefox, Chrome, Prism, Fluid and more.