For an internet marketer, a blogger, keeping in touch with their customers, fans, followers and readers anytime, anywhere is extremely important. Frequent updates to social networks not only help keep existing customers but also make more new visitors to your website. But if you are too busy and do not have time to update regularly, you can use the free social automation tools such as Hootsuite, LinksAlpha, Buffer, …
Buffer App, though just a tool to automate sharing and social networking scheduling, has over a million users. Its great popularity makes us have a post and share its inherent strengths with you. If you do not already know this tool, please read the article below.
II. What is Buffer tool?
Buffer App is simply a social automation tool that helps you share and schedule your posts on multiple social networks simultaneously, like Facebook Profiles, Twitter Profiles, Google+ Pages and LinkedIn in the easiest way.
If you are using Chrome, FireFox, Safari or the Opera web browser, the Buffer will automatically prompt you to install the browser extension. I recommend that you should install the Buffer App extension browser to use it anytime, anywhere.
III. What Does Buffer Do?
Once the Buffer App has been installed, whenever you see a useful article or site and want to share it with your fans and followers on the social network, click the Buffer icon at the right of your web browser address bar. It will open a small window on the screen where you will write a few lines describing what you are about to say. The application will automatically convert the URL short, the title of the website will be what you have written.
If you want to edit the description, delete it and add the image. Also, by default, the app will select every social network account you’re connected to, to send the post.
But if you do not want to, you can uncheck any account and add other accounts. When you’ve finished writing your post, click on the Buffer button or use the Buffer icon to post, you can also set the date and time of your choice to post to the selected accounts.
Also, whenever you write a status on Facebook, Twitter, the Buffer Social Tool will automatically appear next to the post button and allow you to share and schedule posts on other accounts. Moreover, Buffer is also integrated with many other services such as IFTTT, Feedly, Pocket, Instapaper, Scoop.It, …
From the Buffer dashboard, you can track every post schedule, delete them, edit them, or post them right there. You can adjust many things as you want. On the Analytics tab, you can check the viral level and engagement level of posts via the Buffer App.
You can also define the update schedule of each social network account among the accounts that are connected. If there is a difference when the peak of Facebook is in the morning, and Twitter is in the evening, this option very effective. Just select the schedule for the connected account, choose the days of the week and you are done.
If you are a newbie, have a small blog or want to try using this app, Buffer is available free of charge to you with up to 4 connected accounts and ten scheduled posts. Therefore, don’t hesitate to use this app, I believe it can satisfy you.