SocialAppsHQ brings you “Social Planner” – a simple tool that can be used to schedule posts across your profiles and pages on Facebook, LinkedIn & Twitter for free! It is a simple yet very powerful application that allows you to plan your social media calendar and then set it up and forget. Did I mention, it’s absolutely free!
Here is the screen shot of “Social Planner” –
Instructions on how to use “Social planner” –
a) Select the type of post you want to make – status (text only), photo, video or, link.
b) Select unlimited number of Facebook pages by going in “Select pages” option –
c) Schedule your Time & Date when you want your posts to be sent. Users can edit or, delete future posts. Check out how you can easily select the Time for the post to be sent-
d) You can also mark the option of “Email me when it post” in order to get an alert message once your status sent on all selected pages.
Now see the instructions for connecting your Twitter a/c & LinkedIn a/c –
a) Click on “Twitter” option, it will redirect to “Authorize Post Planner to use your account”. By signing up with your twitter a/c then you will be redirected back.
b) Click on “LinkedIn” option, you will be asked for “Grant Post Planner to access your LinkedIn a/c”. By signing up with your LinkedIn a/c , you will be redirected back.
Now, you have connected Twitter a/c & LinkedIn accounts. Note that you can add multiple Twitter and Linked accounts. This is how it looks –
We have looked at tools like HootSuite, Sendible and many others but either they are too simplistic to achieve basic stuff or, very complicated. We believe that SocialAppsHQ’s Post Planner provides the right balance. It gets you started in minutes with low ongoing maintenance.