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Schedule Retweet-Worthy Tweets With Buffer

Schedule posts at the right time. Craft the perfect tweet. Learn what works and double down. Oh, and do all this in half the time.

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Direct scheduling

Plan, schedule, and auto publish your tweets directly to Twitter

Analyze key metrics

Measure retweets, likes, and followers to double-down on what works

Hashtag performance

Learn which hashtags bring in the most engagement

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Integrations via Canva, Giphy, OneDrive, Dropbox, and Google Drive

79% of profiles don’t post regularly, 21% publish regularly and grow traffic, engagement, and reach.

Increase your clicks by 3.5x

Clicks increase by 350% if you tweet at the right time (analysis of 4.8 million tweets). Learn exactly when your posts get the most clicks, schedule your tweet for your best time, and boost your traffic, with Buffer.

Twitter Analytics with Buffer

Repurpose to raise your retweets

Reposting can increase retweets by 75%. With Buffer, you can repurpose posts in a click. Repost a popular LinkedIn post on Twitter, or re-share an old, but gold, tweet to bump up your retweets.

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Tweets with the right hashtags get more reach, engagement, and retweets. Find which hashtags perform best for you, with Buffer.

Discover hashtags that grow engagement by 55%

Tweets with the right hashtags get more reach, engagement, and retweets. Find which hashtags perform best for you, with Buffer.

Schedule Tweets with Buffer

Take the hassle out of Twitter

Draft up to 2,000 tweets in advance and schedule them to go live at the optimal time, leaving you more time to do the things you love (like scrolling through Twitter).

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Luke ThorntonManaging Director

"Buffer is the perfect tool to maintain a consistent posting schedule, especially if you’re juggling content across multiple channels. It’s a real lifesaver."

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Luke ThorntonManaging Director

1How does Twitter scheduling work?

With Buffer’s Twitter scheduler, you can plan, collaborate, and publish pins that drive meaningful engagement and growth for your brand. Features include customizable posting schedules, a drafting feature that allows you to save yourpost ideas and come back to them later, a browser extension to quickly share content from anywhere on the web, and a drafts and approval process.

2What types of tweets can I schedule with Buffer?

You can schedule Twitter image posts, multi image posts (up to 4 images), GIF posts, video posts, retweet posts, quote tweet posts, and link preview posts.

3Can I schedule Twitter threads?

We currently don't have a feature that allows you to schedule a tweet thread, but it’s being worked on and we expect to launch it soon. 🥳

4Can I schedule tweets to publish automatically?

Yes, Buffer offers both direct scheduling (posts that can be published automatically to Twitter) and reminders (posts that you’ll receive a push notification for).

5How do I schedule tweets?

Scheduling Twitter posts through Buffer is super easy. Here’s how:

  • To get started, log in to your Buffer account
  • Click the Create Post button at the top right corner of your calendar or queue
  • Select the Twitter profile channel you'd like to schedule to by clicking on the avatar at the top of the composer
  • Craft your post by adding any photos, videos, GIFs, text, and hashtags
  • Then click on Add to Queue, Share Now, Schedule Post, or Save as Draft depending on your scheduling preference

Head here for a full guide on how to plan, schedule, and publish to Twitter.

6How do I schedule tweets from my phone?

Scheduling your social media posts through your phone couldn't be easier! Here’s how:

  • Download the Buffer mobile app (Android and iOS)
  • Tap the blue + icon at the bottom middle of your screen. This will open up the composer. On Android, you'll need to tap the blue pencil icon at the bottom right of your screen to open the composer.
  • Select the Twitter profile channel you'd like to schedule to by clicking on the avatar at the top of the composer
  • Craft your post by adding any photos, videos, GIFs, text, and hashtags
  • Then click on Add to Queue, Share Now, Schedule Post, or Save as Draft depending on your scheduling preference

Head here for a full guide on how to plan, schedule, and publish to Twitter.

7Why should I schedule Twitter posts?

If you’re a small business owner, or social media manager, there are many benefits to scheduling your Twitter posts. Here are a few reasons why people prefer to schedule:

  • It saves you time and mental energy
  • It ensures that you post consistently (and keeping a consistent schedule helps you maximize engagement)
  • It gives you better control over your Twitter content
  • It enables you to plan and post to Twitter from your desktop

8How do I start scheduling my Twitter posts?

With Buffer, you can schedule,plan, analyze, engage, and much more. Get started with a 14-day free trial, connect your Twitter channel, and start scheduling immediately.

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