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Best Time To Post

Best Time To Post: Work Smarter Not Harder!

One major pain point in publishing content is determining the best time to post. This varies on several factors such as :
Your Audience
Social Channels
Business/ Brand Industry

With eclincher's 'Best Time To Post' feature, we will show you the best time to post on your social media channels in order to reach your audience and maximize your campaign ROI. Too many posts spoil the whole thing! We've done the heavy lifting. KNOWING when to post is most effective when you choose to let us pick your schedule! Know what day, hour, and minute are perfect for each platform; Facebook, LinkedIn, & Instagram.

At this time, eclincher has curated Best Times to Post for the following social media channels:
Facebook ( Facebook page must have 100 fans or more)
Instagram ( Instragram Business account must have 100 followers or more)

The data for each social media profile is based on how many followers are online (Facebook and Instagram) and how much engagement you have (For LinkedIn, based on the engagement of your top 100 posts) on certain hours of the day, This article will teach you how to set up your settings for 'Best Time to Post' and help get your high quality content seen with the potential for higher engagement.

You can see the Best Times to Post in 3 ways:
I. From the Drag & Drop Posts
II. From the Analytics tab under Built in Reports
III. Publishing Area

I. Best times to post from the Visual Scheduler
eclincher has an advanced feature that gives you the best times to post per profile

From the left hand side of your Dashboard click on the Publishing section and select Publishing & Scheduling

Once there, set to 'Drag & Drop Posts' and Week as your view

Activate the Best Times to post option from the dropdown icon on the upper right corner of the Visual Calendar after selecting a profile. You can click on the dropdown once more should you wish to turn this off - you can just uncheck it.

The green highlight is the indicator for the Best Times to post. Once activated, you can drag and drop single and multiple images to the highlighted best time to post.

- You can get media from our Media Library or Integrated Google Drive and Dropbox accounts

II. Best Times to Post from the Analytics section

From the left hand side of your Dashboard, click Analytics and select Built-In reports

You can select either Facebook Reports, Instagram Reports or LinkedIn Company & Showcase Reports

Best Times to Post can bee seen on the Posts tab of the Analytics Report.

III. Publishing Area

You can now Auto-pick the Best Times to post as you create your content, no need to switch gears and check it Analytics. Please click on Schedule, and Select Auto pick Best Time.

Note: Auto picking Best Times to post only works with one Profile ; Facebook, Linkedin or Instagram.

If you have additional questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to us, our Support Team is available 24/7 to assist you. Have a suggestion to make this capability better? Reach out to us right in the chat. We are here for you!

Thank you,
The eclincher Support Team

Updated on: 25/06/2022

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