Instagram is one of the most widely used social media applications in the world. It is not only used for sharing photos and videos, but it also provides a platform for businesses, influencers and content creators to share content, promote brands and bring out creativity.
Having a consistent presence on social media is vital to being relevant, better engagement and maintaining followers.
One way of maintaining this consistency is by scheduling posts ahead of time in order to keep up with posting regularly. It also saves time so that the users can focus on creating incredible content.
How to schedule posts on Instagram using Creator Studio?
As Instagram does not offer a scheduling posts feature, users can make use of Facebook’s Creator Studio.
To be able to schedule posts through Creator Studio, you will need a professional Instagram account. This includes both business accounts and accounts with over 10,000 followers.
Step 1: Go to Creator Studio on your laptop and link to your Instagram account.
Step 2: Then, click on the ‘Create Post’ button from the left sidebar. Make a choice between Instagram Feed or IGTV.
Step 3: The next step will be to upload the content you want to schedule, which includes media, captions, hashtags and then click on the down arrow beside publish button.
Step 4: Select your desired date and time on which you want to publish the post and click on the ‘Schedule’ button.
How to schedule posts on Instagram from personal accounts?
Instagram users having personal accounts can schedule their posts using third-party tools like Buffer, HootSuite, Sked Social.
You will have to link your account with these tools and simply schedule the posts.