How To Delete The Hootsuite Account Of A Deceased Person

How Do You Delete A Hootsuite Account When Someone Dies

What is Hootsuite?

Hootsuite is a digital management tool that is designed to organize and schedule social media activity, posts, and updates across multiple platforms including LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google+, etc.

So you know what Hootsuite is, but how do you delete a Hootsuite account?

How To Delete A Hootsuite account:

  1. Log into your Hootsuite account.
  2. Go to settings
  3. Click on the ‘Account’ option.
  4. Locate the ‘Delete Account’ option
  5. Click on ‘Delete Account’ and explain the reason for deleting your account.
  6. Click on ‘Remove Account’.

 Note: Same steps are to be followed for deleting your Hootsuite account through your Google+ or Facebook ID.


  1. Registered Email
  2. Password

Disconnecting the Hootsuite Account from Google+

  1.     Log in to your Google+ Account
  2.     Locate the ‘connected apps’ option on the left-hand navigation and you’ll be able to view the list of all applications connected to your Google+ ID.
  3.     Go to ‘Manage Apps’.
  4.     Select the application you want to remove.
  5.     The chosen application will be removed from your Google ID.

Disconnecting the Hootsuite account from Facebook

  1.     Go to your Facebook settings.
  2.     Click on ‘Applications’.
  3.     Click ‘x’ against the applications you no longer wish to be connected.
  4.     And you’re done!

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