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The Best Times to Post on FB, Twitter and LinkedIn

The Best Times to Post on FB, Twitter and LinkedIn


Utilizing social media to increase your brand has become an extremely important part of any business’s success.

If you have ever posted, shared, tweeted or linked anything, you might notice that strangely some items get more views than others and the content isn’t always the only reason why.

So when is the best time to post? It largely depends on your target audience and goalsBusiness to business (B2B) targeted posts can expect a 14 percent increase on weekdays, whereas business to consumer (B2C) targeted posts see a 17 percent increase in engagement on weekends.

To get the most shares post around 5pm. Looking for more clicks? Try posting between the hours of 12 noon and 6pm.

Obviously there are always exceptions and this is not an exact science but it is a good place to start. Experimenting and tracking post interaction to find the best time of day that suits your business is essential to using social media to grow your business.

This infographic done by Quick Sprout contains a lot of useful info about the best time to post on social media to get the most exposure.

Click the buttons below to find out the best  times to post

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1 comment

Angela Weatherspoon January 6, 2016 at 1:00 pm

I knew there was a reason no one pays any attention to my posts lol…been posting way too late at night and too early in the week..ima try this out


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