Best Times to Post on Social Media

Best Times to Post on Social Media


Best times to post on social media as indicated by the icons:







Facebook Fast Facts:

751 million people use Facebook mobile

80% of mobile users check their phones early each morning

People are not likely to check Facebook during work hours

Facebook insights reveal the best time to address your audience

best times: weekdays 6-8am, 2-5pm

worst times: all weekends, 10pm-4am

Twitter Fast Facts:

Unlike Facebook, Twitter engagement goes up 30% on weekends compared to weekdays

Quick Tips:

Short tweets are more likely to receive engagement than tweets over 100 characters

Ask for retweets and you will be fare more likely to be retweeted

Use two hashtags on each tweet for best results

best times: weekends, 1-3pm

worst times: 8pm-8am

Google+ Fast Facts

As with all posting, nighttime posts will perform the worst by far

Analyze your Google+ page and your audience to determine the best time for you for best results

best times: 9am-11am

worst times: 6pm-7am

LinkedIn Fast Facts:

LinkedIn is most often used right before and right after work hours

Tuesday and Thursday typically receive the most social media traffic from businesspeople

Posts during work hours receive less traffic

best times: 7-830am, 5-6pm

worst times: Mon and Fir, 9am-5pm

Pinterest Fast Facts:

Pinterest appeals to the home decorator, party planner, hair stylist, and other DIY persons

The average Pinterest visit is over 16 minutes - this makes the average visit durations longer than almost all other social media sites.

best times: Sat morning, 2-4 & 8-11pm

worst times: 5-7pm, 1-7am

Blog Fast Facts:

Blogs do best when posts are made regularly and consistently - For best results, post once per week, on the same day every week.

Research your audience and time your posts to that specific demographic

Post links to your blog posts on your social media using the times already addressed.

best times: Mon, Fri, and Sat at 11am

worst times: 11pm-8am

Best Times to Post on Social Media

shared by isaacnc on Sep 19, 2013 in Social Media


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