Timing is everything!
Do you post your social media updates when your audience has the highest chance of seeing them and interacting with them?
If you’re posting to your social media sites only at your convenience, you could be missing out on connecting with your target audience. Not to mention all that time you spent crafting the update goes to waste if you’re not posting when most of your audience isn’t logged on.
This Infographic from Fannit.com lists the best and worst times to post to all the major social media sites: Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+, Twitter, Facebook and your blog. While all audiences are different, you can use these times as a general guide.
Here are the best and worst times to post to each site:
Best Times: Weekdays 6-8am, 2-5pm
Worst Times: All Weekends, 10pm – 4am
Best Times: Weekends, 1-3pm
Worst Times: 8pm – 8am
Best Times: 9am -11am
Worst Times: 6pm – 7am
Best Times: 7-8:30am, 5-6pm
Worst Times: Monday and Friday, 9am – 5pm
Best Times: Saturday Morning, 2-4 pm & 8-11pm
Worst Times: 5-7pm, 1-7am
Best Times: Monday, Friday, and Saturday at 11am
Worst Times: 11pm – 8am