‚ÄčTiming Tips for Social Media Posts

Finding the optimal time to post to social media sites to reach the largest audience depends primarily on the demographic you are trying to reach. That being said, there are general trends among platforms, as certain sites generally attract certain types of audiences. Below is a breakdown of some of the best and worst times to post to a given social media site. 

Facebook

BEST: weekdays 6-8:30am, after 10pm

-you can check your numbers using Facebook Insights, instructions here.*

Twitter 

BEST: 1-3pm (esp. weekends)

Pinterest

BEST: Saturday Mornings, 8-11pm

Instagram

BEST: 5-6pm weekdays

Blogs

BEST: Mon, Fri, Sat 11am- remain consistent for best results

Googe+

BEST: 9am-11am (esp. weekdays)

WORST: daily 6pm-8am

LinkedIn

BEST: 7-8:30am, 5-6pm (esp. T/R)

WORST: M/F 10pm-6am

sources: 

http://visual.ly/best-times-post-social-media

http://blog.bitly.com/post/22663850994/time-is-on-your-side

http://socialmediatoday.com/brianna5mith/1453951/best-times-post-social-media-infographic

http://blog.sumall.com/journal/timing-everything-post-smarter-meow.html

*http://blogs.constantcontact.com/product-blogs/social-media-marketing/best-time-post-facebook/