This App Delays Social Posts So That Users Can Reconsider Publishing Them

By: Katherine Pendrill - Feb 2, 2016
References: betalist & betalist
'HipPost' is a unique application that delays your social media posts so that you can reconsider publishing them. In recent years, consumers have become more conscious about how their online posts will affect their career and personal life. This app is designed to help to think about what your are posting before making it public.

HipPost works by delaying your social media posts for up to 24 hours. The app will queue up your posts and then begin a 24 hour countdown. During this time your are forced to reconsider publishing your post. If you decide not to make your post public, simply stop the clock before the time runs out. If the clock is not stopped, the app will share your content automatically.

In the age of social media, the HipPost app helps consumers think about the broader implications of what they are posting online.