TIME TO READ: 2m 20s

Thanks to CoSchedule we did a review on the best posting times across each platform so far for 2017.

We tested the following text on each format. You can see an example of the twitter post below.

ANNOUNCEMENT: Director @TomPatonFilm will be on stage talking about indie films at 2pm this Friday for @MCMComicCon #MCMLDN17

Based on this we found best time to post for each platform:

Facebook

Best Days to Post

Best Posting Times Facebook

Post to Facebook on Saturday and Sunday for 32% higher engagement. Thursday and Friday are also proven to get 18% higher engagement.

Best Posting Times

Best Posting Times Facebook

The best posting times to post to Facebook to increase your shares and click-throughs are 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 9 a.m.

Twitter

Best days to post

Best Posting Times Twitter

Tweet on Wednesday at noon and 5-6 p.m. for optimal engagement. Monday-Friday at 12-3 p.m. and 5 p.m. is also proven to increase your reach.

Best Posting Times

Best Posting Times Twitter

The best posting times to Tweet to increase your shares and click-throughs are 5-6 p.m., 12 p.m., and 3 p.m.

Instagram

Best Days to Post

Best Posting Times Instagram

Post to Instagram on Monday and Thursday at any time other than 3-4 p.m. for optimal engagement. Experiment with Wednesday at 7 p.m. to increase your reach.

Best Posting Times

Best Posting Times Instagram

The best posting times to post to Instagram to increase your shares and click-throughs are 8-9 a.m., 2 a.m., and 5 p.m.

LinkedIn

Best Days to Post

Best Posting Times LinkedIn

Post to LinkedIn on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 7:30-8:30 a.m., 12 p.m., and 5-6 p.m. for optimal engagement. Posting on Tuesdays at 10-11 a.m. is also proven to increase your reach.

Best Time to Post

Best Posting Times LinkedIN

The best posting times to post to LinkedIn to increase your shares and clickthroughs are 5-6 p.m., 7-8 a.m., and 12 p.m.

Google +

Best Days to Post

Best Posting Times Google

Post to Google+ on Wednesdays at 9 a.m. for optimal engagement. Posting on weekdays from 9-11 a.m. is also proven to increase your reach.

Best Time to Post

Best Posting Times Google

The best posting times to post to Google+ to increase your shares and click-throughs are 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 12-1 p.m.

So there you have it! These trends are similar to what we have found works through 2016 as well.

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