The Best Times To Post On Social Media

January 15, 2022
Posted by
Charles K. Davis

Do you want to know how to effectively post on social media?

Read on because these findings may surprise you.

We took the aggregate post analytics from our clients to see if there are any new trends for 2020.

We found some interesting new trends that you can take advantage of in your social media marketing.

Best Time On Social Media

Here Is What I Am Going To Show You

Discover the best times to post on social media in 2020 and some new trends that you can implement in your social media strategy. We took our own data and produced this analytic report. These are REAL analytics from LIVE ACCOUNTS.

  • FACEBOOK - The best times to post on Facebook depends on what you are looking for. Discover what you can expect from Facebook.  Are you looking for likes, follows or engagement? Read How
  • INSTAGRAM -The best time to post on Instagram is highly dependent of time of day AND type of content. Do you want to know the time and type of content for Instagram? Read Now!
  • PINTEREST - The best time to post on Pinterest is ANYTIME but we show you some surprising stats about Pinterest. Do want to know the surprising statistic about Pinterest?  Read Now!
  • TWITTER - The best time to post on Twitter is really important for growing traffic and reach. Do you want to know these secrets about the best time to post on Twitter? Read Now!
  • CONCLUSION - The best times to post on social media in 2020 depends on many factors and current events. Discover the 3 C's of the best times to post on social media in 2020.


The best time to post on Facebook is essential when it comes to social media. These are critical times for a business to reach potential customers.

We saw good results on Sunday and Wednesday.  We looked further at the data and saw where the best engagement rates and times.

Facebook Best Engagement

Best Days To Post On Facebook

We saw Sunday and Wednesday are the best days to post on Facebook. The important information is that Sunday had the highest likes and Wednesday the best engagement.

Facebook Hours

Best Times To Post On Facebook

The best time to post on Facebook is clearly 2pm no matter what day you post. The best times for engagement are 10am and 8pm.

Best Activity On Instagram
Instagram Media Reach

Best Instagram Content

Video marketing content is a clear winner for businesses on Instagram.  We looked at 3 content types and our analytics show videos get 66% more reach.

Best Times To Post On Pinterest

Shape your future social media strategy with this insight.

Pinterest Engagement

Best Times To Post On Twitter

We analyzed our post on Twitter and we are finding huge reach on social media. We have utilized Twitter to increase our traffic and build relationships around the world.

Best Day To Post On Twitter

We manage a 7-day a week posting schedule on Twitter. We discovered the most engagement on Mondays. Thursday and Friday were excellent 2nd choices for posting days.

Best Twitter Hours

The 3 C's Of Social Media  

Best Times To Post On Social Media  Key Takeaways


The best times for posting on social media is effected by current events and time of year. A quarterly review of you social media is HIGHLY SUGGESTED.

We have found that the following is essential to building and growing your social media audience.  

Why take the time to build and audience then stop giving them the content?

  • CADENCE - We found that having a regular cadence on any social media channel establishes a loyal audience. Do you need help establishing your social media cadence?  Yes, help me establish my cadence!
  • CONSISTENCY - Your brand should have a consistent look and feel of it's brand assets. When you get and engaged audience don't disappoint them with poor quality.  People really appreciate you when you take time to produce exclusive content that can't be seen anywhere else. Do you need help with your brand quality and consistency?  Yes, help me improve my brand!
  • COMMUNICATE - Remember, there is a person on the other end of your social media marketing post. They really appreciate it when you acknowledge their comment and start engaging with them. A simple "Thank You" goes a long way. Do you need help monitoring and communicating with your audience?  Yes, help me get my business going!