As a blogger, one of the most important facts to know is the best time to publish a blog posts.
Timing is everything and mainteining a blog is no exception to the rules. Learning when your audience is tuning in and therefore when to post, is mandatory for any successful blog.
When do users read blogs?
No doubt about that. 70% of users read blogs in the morning. On the other hand, more men read blogs at night than women.
Which day do users view blogs?
Monday is the highest traffic day for an average blog, but comments are usually highest on Saturdays. Blogs that post more than once per day have a higher chance of inbound links and more unique views.
What time do users check blogs?
The average blog gets the most traffic around 11AM but it gets the most comments around 9AM. Otherwise, the average blog usually gets the most inbound links around 7AM.
From Hubspot a useful infographic.
To sum it up, it is clear that mornings are the preferred time when it comes to posting. It is important to take this information as a guideline and test things out. You should always refer to your own site analytics to figure out which times work best for you.
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