If you’re running a business, you are probably way too busy to worry about posting to Facebook in real time.
Ideally you sit down once a week and schedule everything out for the week! In this video I’ll show you how to do it on both a computer and on your smartphone.
While there are 3rd party options (Hootsuite, Buffer, etc.) to schedule your posts, in a lot of instances it is best to schedule using Facebook because:
- Some scheduling software will affect your reach
- 3rd party software is getting better, but only Facebook will show you EXACTLY how it will look on Facebook when it goes live
- You can’t boost a post until it’s live using most 3rd party software
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Jerry Potter is the Creative Director and CMO for Mastodon Media, as well as the founder of Five Minute Social Media, a YouTube channel that teaches small business owners to maximize their social media marketing. Living in Seattle, he spends his time with his wife and two Tiny Humans, and is on a quest to prove Diet Coke is actually good for him.