There are several suggestions of best practices for Facebook that include tracking the best times to post. However, nothing will ever be as accurate as tracking your own audience and customers and determining when your audience is the most active on Facebook.

Follow the instructions to below to look at your post activity. Default results are displayed for a 1-week period, but you can expand that date range at the top of the page.

My page views and post engagement improved significantly after tracking these statistics and adjusting my posting times. You can also use this guide to help you track post engagement and reach to further refine what content is working on your page.

1) Log in and go to your business page

Find your business page

2) At the top, click on “Insights”

Find your Facebook insights

3) Click on “Posts” on the lefthand menu bar

You’ll see the average views per day for a one week period.

Click on "posts" to see when your fans are online

If you hover over a day, you can compare that day vs time. For example, the best time for me to post based on this week is Sunday at 8 am.

Hover over a day to see the best time to post on that day

4) Post engagement and reach.

If you scroll down on that page you’ll see information for you best posts, including reach and post clicks.

Scroll down the posts insights page to see reach and engagement

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