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Social media marketing – How to get the most out of your posts

Posted by: Matt Thompson Wednesday, June 13, 2012
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Social media marketing – How to get the most out of your posts

Using social media to get your company’s message out is one of the most powerful marketing tools available today. The numbers of those using Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Tumblr, and other social media platforms are staggering. Millions of users are watching video, sharing pictures and networking on these sites.

To get the most out of your social media marketing, here are some recent statistics for three of these sites on when is the best time to post your message.

  • Links that are posted on Twitter receive the most clicks between 1:00pm and 3:00pm EST Post early in the week, and never post after 8:00pm or on Fridays after 3:00.
  • Facebook postings should be done between 1:00pm and 4:00pm EST to receive the maximum benefit. Specifically, Wednesday at 3:00pm EST is considered the optimal time to post.
  • The best time to post on Tumblr is Monday or Tuesday between 7:00pm and 10:00pm EST.

It’s important to get the most out of every post you create on social media. Follow these guidelines and you will rapidly increase your following.

Let the professionals at Splash Omnimedia develop your company’s social media marketing strategy.

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