Best times to post on Social Media B2C

So you’ve set up an awesome Facebook page and you have set up your Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+ and Instagram accounts. You’ve even gathered up some amazing content to post. Now you need to know when you should post your content.

Here is a list of the best days and times for each of your networks:

Facebook

1- facebook flatThe best days to post on Facebook are Thursday and Friday. People tend to be in a better mood on a Friday so are more likely to like and share your content. 1pm is the best time for shares and 3pm is the best time to acquire likes.

 

Twitter

2- twitter flatWednesday, Saturday and Sunday are the best days for business to client posts on Twitter. 5pm is the optimum time for retweets and 12pm and 6pm are great times for clicks and likes. Ideally you should be aiming to post 2-3 tweets a day.

 

Instagram

3- Instagram Logo 300Monday and Wednesday are the best days to post on Instagram. Visitor numbers peak around 7pm. But any day between 5pm – 7pm will do.

 

Pinterest

4- PinterestPinterest lovers are part of the weekend crew, with Saturday being the best day to pin. You should ideally aim to pin 5 items on your board per day and the best time to pin is between 8pm – 11pm.

 

LinkedIn

5 - LinkedIn LogoMainly for B2B communication LinkedIn can be a good tool to communicate with the professional crowd. The best day to post and blog on this platform is Tuesday and Wednesday at 8am – 9am and 5pm – 6pm.

 

Google+

6 - google plusGoogle+ users are early birds and are mainly made up of people of the older generation. The most engagement comes from content that is posted first thing in the morning. The best times to post are between 9am – 11am. The earlier the better. The best day to post on Google+ is a Monday and a Wednesday.

 

 

 

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