Do you know when it’s the best time to share your news on twitter, LinkedIn and facebook?

Here are the stats that tell you when!

By posting when more users are on social media you can increase shares, retweets and clickthroughs.

In a nutshell, the best times to post are…


Most posts (86%) are published between Monday and Friday with engagement at its highest on Thursday and Friday.


If you have business customers then it’s slightly better to post from Monday to Friday, no surprises there. And if you sell to consumers, naturally it’s the weekend has the edge – but also Wednesday!


The best days to post are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, with the most clicks and share on Tuesdays from 10-11am.


For Pinterest the best day to post is Saturday, with most posts between 8 and 11pm.


This is pretty consistent any day of the week, with a slight peak on Mondays.


Weekdays are the best time to post, with Wednesday at 9am being the very best for social applause and engagement.


Take a look at the Quiksprout infographic.