What’s The Best Time To Post On Facebook?
The less people want to be at work, the more they are on Facebook!
When’s the best time to post on Facebook?
This infographic from Quick Sprout contains a lot of useful best time to post on Facebook and other social media, such as Twitter and LinkedIn:
86% of posts are published during the work week with engagement peaking on Thursday and Friday.
Engagement rates fall 3.5% below average for posts published Monday through Wednesday
In correlation “The Happiness Index” on Facebook spikes by 10% on Friday
The optimal time to post is early afternoon in the time zone with most of your audience:
- 1pm to get most shares
- 3pm to get most clicks
- broader suggestion of any time between 9am-7pm
According to SurePayroll’s blog the best time to post on Facebook is 1pm-4pm as it results in the highest average click through. Peak times happen on Wednesdays 3pm.
Now, that we know what the best time to post on Facebook is it’s time to find out what the worst time to post on Facebook is. The worst time to post on Facebook are weekends before 8am and after 8pm:
Posting to Facebook between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. results in the highest average click through rates. These numbers peak around 3 p.m. and hit rock bottom on weekends, before 8 a.m., and after 8 p.m. when people presumably have better things to do.
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