Making sure you post at the ideal time for your audience is essential so luckily finding the best time to post on Instagram on Friday is easy, and there’s a few ways to do it.

You can use Instagram’s in-app insights, or use a third party service like ours – which will calculate the best time to post on Friday based on your previous posts performance.

In this guide we'll be using our service.

How to find the best time to post on Instagram on Friday #

1. Make sure you have a Business account

To find the best time to post on Friday you'll need an Instagram business or creator account. It's free to change your account over, so if you haven't already - you can learn how to do it here.

2. Join SharemyInsights

Next up you'll need to join SharemyInsights.

Our service is free (for the last 14 days of stats) and will allow you to start tracking your post insights.

3. Add your Instagram profile

Once you've joined you'll need to head to the profiles page and add the Instagram profile you want to find the best time to post.

Add your Instagram profile into sharemyinsights to find the best time to post on friday

4. See the best time to post on Instagram on friday!

In the menu on the left, navigate to the "Optimize" page.

Here's where we will show you the ideal times to post.

Navigate to the optimize page to see the best time to post on Instagram

You can see the ideal times to post for each metric; reach, impressions, likes or comments. So depending on your strategy look at the one that's most relevant for you.