tech.her: the best times to post on social media..

If you’re looking to increase your interaction, followers, likes, influence, grow your business, see if you can become an internet star, etc..etc., then follow these posting times.

Now I will admit, when it comes to my personal social media strategy (for the urban chica), I have not been as aggressive as I am with my clients. But I have a good reason for that (in my opinion) that I plan to address in a post focusing on digital strategy. To that point, I’m always researching, learning and staying up to date- but none of that matters if you don’t post at the right time!

This infographic is from (a company that provides data analytics for and is based on a theory (and overall consensus) that you should catch people during their down time.


So basically..

Twitter  1-3pm weekdays
Facebook  1-4pm weekdays
LinkedIn 7-8:30am and 5-6pm Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
Tumblr   7-10pm weekdays and 4pm on Fridays
Instagram  5-6pm weekdays and 8pm on Mondays with a sweetspot at 6pm
Pinterest  2-4pm and 8-11pm weekdays with weekends being the best
Google+  9-11am weekdays

There are other factors that you should take into account, like your industry. Below is super helpful infographic from and it provides resources to help you develop your perfect posting times. These programs can help dramatically with your research efforts. Hope this information helps!


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