What’s the best time to post an article? Seven factors to consider.

The time of day you post an article has some effect on how well your article will be recieved – generally speaking.

 

The day of the week also matters, along with several other small but important factors you should be aware of.

 

  1. The highest percentage of users read blogs in the morning.
  2. A higher percentage of men read blogs in the evening and at night. 
  3. The average blog gets the most traffic on Monday. 
  4. The average blog gets the most traffic around 11am Eastern Time. 
  5. The average blog gets the most comments on Saturday. 
  6. The average blog gets the most inbound links on Monday and Thursday. 
  7. The average blog gets the most inbound links at 7am Eastern Time.
(Data from Kissmetrics)

Here are those seven factors in a related infographic.

 

science of social timing part 3 blogging

And here’s another study to consider.

Based on the results of 250.000 posts and 5 million clicks Argylesocial.com published an infographic with interesting Social Timing Insights.

Social Timing Insigts

Track your own data in a spreadsheet to determine the best fit for your en-devours.

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