11 Free Services for Scheduling Social Media Updates

Posting on social media platforms has become one of the largest forms of communication across the entire world. Many companies are using social media to promote themselves, and their products. The following free services can help to post to your social media platforms, even when you don’t have a computer.

MULTI-PLATFORM SERVICES
HootSuite
Allows you to schedule posts to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, WordPress, Foursquare, and more. The mobile applications are limited to Twitter and Facebook.

Later Bro
Allows you to schedule posts to only Twitter and Facebook. You can login using a Twitter or Facebook account, and then you can add other Twitter accounts, but are limited to one Facebook account.

CoTweet
Besides being able to schedule posts to Twitter, CoTweet can be configured to send updates to Ping.fm. This allows you to send updates to any social media that your Ping.fm account is connected to.

Twaitter
Soon to be called “GremIn,” Twaitter allows you to edit or delete posts prior to being sent. Twaitter also has a built-in URL shortner and can connect to a Ping.fm account.

TWITTER ONLY
For those of you who are Twitter focused, the following services can help you schedule your posts in advance. This can help if you are going to be to away from the computer, but know that you have to post something.
-Future Tweets
-Tweetsqueue
-Dynamic Tweets
-Taweet
-Tweet-U-Later
-TweetSched
-Twuffer