If you are like most organizations, your staff wears many hats. If you are juggling several tasks including managing social media accounts, check out this data about the best times to post updates. However, before you dive into it, it's important that you remember to look at your own engagement and what the best times are to post for your own organization. Sometimes posting during the "dead zone periods" can be beneficial because you are not competing with all the noise. The best thing that you can do is to test it.
Best Times to Post on Social Media:
Twitter 8pm-8am ET with the worst days being Saturday and Sunday
Facebook 12am-8am ET with the worst days being Saturday and Sunday as well
LinkedIn 9am-5pm ET with Monday and Friday being the worst days
Tumblr 12am-12pm ET
Instagram 12am-8am ET
Pinterest 1am-7am and 5pm-7pm ET
Google+ 6pm-8am ET
What are the best times you have found to post on social media?