Save time by scheduling your Instagram posts. I am a huge advocate for batching your social media so that it doesn’t become a time-wasting procrastination technique. Here is a break down of my favourite software options.
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Key features: Bulk upload, feed preview, calendar, saved captions, hashtag suggestions, auto posting for Instagram business accounts and
The free account gets you 1 social profile per platform, photos, basic analytics, and the ability to search and repost content. The free version allows 30 Instagram posts a month (use this referral link when you sign up for 10 more posts a month)
Upgrade for Hashtag suggestions, best time to post, multi photos per post and video.
Key features: Bulk upload, feed preview, time shots schedule, auto post, shuffle queue, powerful paid plan with easy snapshot analytics, trending posts, and hashtag monitoring.
The free account gets you 31 posts and basic analytics.
Upgrade for reaction score, engagement score and engagement rate. Full (paid) accounts are needed to access the trending posts, peak days and time, and hashtag monitoring.
Not as powerful or user-friendly for Instagram however a viable option if you are using Hootsuite for Twitter (where it is feature rich) and don’t want to have multiple programs to manage your different accounts. For me the lack of a visual feed preview is a deal breaker as I want to view my posts next to each other before posting.
Again this program is not as user-friendly or feature rich for Instagram as other options but does the job if you want to combine with your Twitter scheduling. As with the previous program, the lack of visual feed makes this one a poor option for me.