The best times to post on Facebook

As a small business owner knowing the best times to post your content on Facebook will ensure that a large percentage of your audience will see your posts and engage with your brand. While in the past there have been many different studies done to try and determine when the best time to post on Facebook is, it can be hit-or-miss depending on the industry in which your business operates in.

Facebook is constantly updating the algorithm in which they use to determine who sees your posts. Trying to determine what works best can often end up with wasted time spent on trial and error. Juicy Online Media has helped countless Queensland small business owners to figure out the best times and the best days of the week to post their content on Facebook.

When trying to determine when the best time is to post on your business Facebook page, you need to factor in your audience, their behaviours, and browsing habits. One of the easiest and simplest ways to determine this is to take a look at your Facebook page insights.

Facebook page insights enable you to view data related to your audience and their association with your business Facebook page. By analysing this data you’ll be able to better determine when most your followers are online. Once you have determined the best time and day of the week to publish your engaging and informative posts to your business Facebook page, you’ll be able to take maximum advantage of your audience.

One thing that you should keep in mind is that once you have determined the best time of the day to publish your posts,is you should check that this does not conflict with what other competitors in your market are doing. If your competitors are posting their content at the same time, you may find that your posts are being lost amongst the crowd.