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  • How to schedule retweets through Buffer

    Retweeting multiple tweets in one go, might flood your Twitter feed and turn off some of your followers. To prevent this, you can add retweets to your Buffer queue using the Buffer Browser Extension.

  • Scheduling retweets on the Android app

    Did you know that you can schedule retweets using Buffer's Android app? Follow the steps below to make it happen! 1 Using the  Twitter app, find a post you'd like to retweet

  • Why the Power Scheduler is not available for retweets

    You might spot that the Power Scheduler tab is not available when using the Buffer Browser Extension to schedule retweets. This is due to Twitter only allowing retweets to be shared one time. Unfortun

  • Sharing posts multiple times using the Power Scheduler

    Summary There is so much content shared on social media every day that it’s impossible to see it all! The same is true of your content. Chances are, as much as your audience might enjoy reading yo

  • Scheduling retweets on the iOS app

    Did you know that you can schedule retweets using Buffer on the iOS app? Follow the steps below to make it happen! 1 Using the  Twitter app, find a post you'd like to retwee

  • How to schedule a Pin Save through Buffer

    As well as being able to schedule your own pins through Buffer, it's also possible to schedule Pin Saves using the Buffer Browser Extension.  Once you have the extension installed, find a Pin you'd

  • How to change your posting schedule from the iOS app

    Posts in your queue will be sent out automatically by Buffer, according to the posting schedule that you put in place. Follow the steps below to customise your schedules from the iOS app.

  • How the default posting times are chosen for your schedule

    When you connect a social account to Buffer, some default posting times will be added to your posting schedule. The times chosen are semi-random and not based on your own engagement data. In short, Bu

  • Why Buffer can't fully schedule posts on Instagram

    Overview Each social network that Buffer connects to (e.g. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) has what is called an API, which is a series of functions and procedures allowing third party applications (

  • [Publish] Scheduling posts

    Summary Each of your connected social accounts will have its own Queue, which stores all of your posts that are waiting to be published. This guide walks through how to schedule posts within your

  • Learning more about your queue: Custom scheduling, Future Queue and Pinned posts

    How Your Queue Works Each of your connected social accounts will have its own Queue, which stores your posts that are waiting to be published. Buffer will automatically publish these posts accordin

  • [Publish] Setting up your Posting Schedule

    Summary Each of your connected social accounts will have its own Posting Schedule. Each time that you configure there, becomes a time slot in your Queue. Then, when you're scheduling posts, you do

  • [Publish] What does "number of scheduled posts" mean?

    Depending on your Buffer plan, you will be able to schedule a certain number of posts in advance. Individual Plan: 10 posts Awesome Plan: 100 posts Business and Enterprise Plans: 2,

  • Can I respond to incoming Tweets and Facebook comments?

    Buffer does not offer the ability to pull in and interact with social conversations such as incoming Tweets and Facebook comments. Buffer is quite focussed on being a scheduling tool, where you're abl

  • Reordering posts using drag and drop

    All you need to do is hover over the post you'd like to move and you'll see a four-headed arrow appear on the left. Simply drag the post to anywhere you'd like in the queue. Please note that po

  • How to pause your queue

    Summary There are occasions when you might wish to pause your queue in order to stop posts being sent to your social media accounts. Buffer has a built-in Pause feature allowing you to do just that

  • Past reminders for Instagram

    If you miss a notification, you’ll be able to see all of your past reminders by clicking on the View Past Reminders link, where you’ll still be able to share them on Instagram, or re-schedule them.

  • [Publish] How to choose the right Buffer Publish plan

    Summary Buffer Publish has a number of plans available. The Individual and Awesome Plans are ideal for individual users looking to schedule content for their personal social accounts. The Business

  • Adjusting your timezone

    As opposed to having an account wide timezone, you're able to configure the timezone for each of your connected social accounts. To adjust the timezone for one of your accounts, click the Settings but

  • [Publish] What is Buffer Publish?

    Buffer Publish is a scheduling tool allowing you to create, schedule and publish your social media content with ease. Posts in your Queue will be automatically published by Buffer, according to a post

  • How to shuffle posts from the iOS app

    As you may know, Buffer has a Shuffle button, which appears at the top of your queue in the web app, which will shuffle your first 200 posts in the queue into a completely random order, excluding any

  • Why isn't my account name or profile image updating?

    Each time Buffer gets ready to publish a new post to your social accounts, it verifies the account name and profile picture. If you’ve recently edited any of these account details, you may not see the

  • [Publish] Buffer Publish Pricing

    Individual Plan Awesome Plan Small Business Plan Medium Business Plan Large Business Plan Enterprise Plans Free $10/month $9

  • [Publish] Getting Started with Instagram Reminders

    Summary Using Buffer's Instagram Reminders feature, you are able to create and schedule your Instagram posts in advance and when it's time for the post to be published, Buffer will send a notificat

  • [Publish] Getting Started with Buffer Publish

    IN THIS ARTICLE Introduction Connecting your social accounts Inviting your team members Setting up your posting schedule Scheduling your posts Approving posts added

  • Default social accounts

    Summary A tick to the left of one of your social accounts, indicates that it is set as a default. Default social accounts will be automatically selected whenever you open the composer to schedule

  • How to select multiple social accounts to post to from the iOS app

    1 To schedule a new post from the iOS app, click on the + icon at the bottom of your screen. Once the composer is open, you'll see a + icon alongside the social account you already have

  • Does Buffer integrate with Yammer?

    We're sorry to say that Buffer does not currently integrate with Yammer. For a list of supported social networks, feel free to check out this article. That said, you are able to connect your Buffer

  • How to adjust the timezone from the iOS app

    As opposed to having an account wide timezone, you're able to configure the timezone for each of your connected social accounts. To adjust the timezone for one of your accounts from the iOS app, pleas

  • How to select multiple social accounts to post to from the Android app

    1 To schedule a new post from the Android app, click on the pencil icon at the bottom right of your screen. One the composer is open, you'll see a + icon alongside the social account yo

  • Reconnecting your social accounts

    If you change the login details for one of your social accounts, you will need to reconnect it to Buffer. You can do this by selecting the social account on the left hand side of your Buffer dashboard

  • Pinterest's "source" field and why you need it

    When it comes to scheduling posts for Pinterest, you will need to include a "source" URL for the image. This will be the web address the pin will redirect to. Buffer will typically pre-fill the source

  • Re-ordering posts using the Shuffle feature

    Ever feel like shaking things up? Click the Shuffle button at the top of your queue to shuffle your first 200 posts in the queue into a completely random order, excluding any that have been scheduled

  • Buffer's Social Calendar

    Summary Sharing on social media can be hard, especially if you’re sharing lots of posts to many different social accounts. One of the things that can help with efficiency and consistency, is having

  • Posting to Pinterest through Buffer

    On the Awesome Plan and Business Plans, you'll be able to connect your Pinterest account to Buffer Publish. To schedule a pin, click on your Pinterest account avatar at the top of the composer and

  • [Publish] Buffer Browser Extension

    Summary The Buffer Browser Extension makes sharing content even quicker and easier! It allows you to open the composer on any web page and add posts right to your Queue, without having to go back

  • Connecting Instagram to Buffer via the iOS app

    ← Back to Getting Started with Instagram Reminders Open up the Buffer app on your iOS device and tap the social account avatar at the top left of the screen. You will be presented with a list of

  • Creating a post in Publish with keyboard shortcuts

    One of our values at Buffer is to live smarter, not harder. As such, we've created some keyboard shortcuts for your workflow to help you easily create, schedule, and share posts: Use “alt + b”

  • [Publish] Which engagement metrics are available for each social network?

    This article relates to the Posts Report under Analytics. The  Posts Report under Analytics, is where you’ll see a history of your posts that have already been published. Under each post, you'll

  • [Publish] Facebook Page mentions

    We are delighted to announce that the new  Tailored Posts composer includes support for Facebook Page mentions. If you are still seeing the Simpler Composer, don't worry, the new Tailored Posts

  • Guidance on repeating posts

    Buffer is more of a roll-on, roll-off service, so each post in your queue will only go out once. If you’re looking to share a post more than once, you would need to create separate posts in your queue

  • [Publish] Twitter mentions

    Twitter mentions work slightly differently depending on which version of the composer you have. If you are still seeing the Simpler Composer, don't worry, the new Tailored Posts Composer will be landi

  • [Publish] What happens when you downgrade to the Individual Plan

    Your Buffer Publish account may be downgraded to the free Individual Plan under the following circumstances: You actively choose to downgrade from a paid plan to the free Individual Plan (this i

  • How do I unlock a locked social account?

    If you've recently downgraded your account to the Individual Plan, you may have noticed that one or more of your connected social accounts has been locked. With the Individual Plan, you can connect 1

  • Who will posts be attributed to in Facebook Groups?

    If you’re a the owner or an Admin of a Facebook Group, you’ll be able to connect it to your Buffer account. Whilst Buffer authenticates your Facebook Group through your personal profile, we won't acce

  • Why aren't my Instagram Reminders working?

    IN THIS ARTICLE iOS Android Summary Using Buffer's  Instagram Reminders feature, you are able to create and schedule your Instagram posts in advance and when it's time for th

  • Using Buffer integrations to manage draft posts

    Unfortunately Buffer does not currently have a way to create draft posts. Although it's something we're working on right now, so stay tuned! 😉 Alternative Solutions using Buffer Integrations We'r

  • Inviting team members on the Awesome Plan

    Summary On the Awesome Plan, you're able to purchase up to 5 team members for an additional $10/month or $102/year (per team member). This is something that we would need to configure for you, so p

  • [Publish] Buffer Plans: Comprehensive Feature List

    Buffer currently offers a number of plans depending on your needs. We have plans for individual users (Individual & Awesome) and plans for businesses and teams (Small, Medium, Large). Feel free to

  • Is there a perfect time to share content on social media?

    Summary Is there a perfect time to share content on social media? This is one of the most talked about questions, with so many different answers. Finding the best times to post can be challenging a