Planning your social media content is important and saves you time. There are a ton of social media tools you can choose of, but some of them come with some extra great features. Here are my five favorite social media tools. I use them every day and I am sure that they will make your social media life easier too.
If Pinterest is a part of your social media strategy, then tailwind is your best friend. If you are not using Pinterest yet, check out my blog about social media platforms here and read why this platform can help you grow your website traffic dramaticly. With tailwind, you can schedule all your content easily and also bulk schedule content, which makes it even faster.
Tailwind is also a offical partner of Instagram and offers a great hashtag finder tool. The tool has a smart schedule which means that tailwind suggest the best time to post.
Why you should use Tailwind
– You can schedule all your content
– Re-schedule pins which did very well
– Analytics about your top performing pins
Extra tip: tailwind tribes
Instead of joining many group boards, start using tribes. A tribe is like a group board but only visible in tailwind. The main purpose is to share and discover valuable content related to your niche. My website traffic is booming since I am a part of different tribes.
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I use their yearly plan which is in my opinion the best price for what you get.
The biggest challenge most people face when it comes to Instagram is to plan the feed visually appealing. Every picture needs to make sense not only be amazing itself, but also match its neighbor on the feed. With Later you can plan your feed ahead and then get a preview of how it will look like.
Why you should use Later
– Plan your feed layout
– Schedule your posts
Also, check out my blog post about how you can plan your Instagram feed and save a lot of time by clicking here.
If you are handeling more than one account this tool is perfect for you. Buffer is easy to use and not expensive. You can use it to schedule your Instagram (no feed layout though), Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+ and Linkedin
Why you should use Buffer
– Managing many accounts in one tool
– Re-share your most popular content
Instagram is not generous when it comes to links. You can only add one single link. With this tool, you can get more links.
In linktree, you get your own personalized link and when other users click on it, they will land on a separate page where they can choose between different links.
Why you should use Linktree
– Mulitple links on your Instagram account
– Track link data
– Free tool
If you are not a photoshop pro or just don’t have the time or talent to create great visual appeal content for your social media accounts, this tool is your new best friend.
You can choose from hundreds of templates for each of your social media accounts. Create Pins, Facebook cover pictures or anything else you can think of.
Why you should use Canva
– User-friendly (drag and drop)
– Upload your own pictures and add it to a template
– Free stock pictures