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How to juggle your many social media accounts – 3 strategies to manage your online presence

Thanks to social media, it’s easier than ever before to update your friends about your life. In a single post, you can let your whole network know what’s going on. If you want your posts to stand out, some simple photo editing techniques can do the trick.

Tap or click here to find out how to easily edit social media photos. This makes you stand out on all sorts of platforms, from Facebook and Twitter to Pinterest, YouTube and more. But when you have multiple social media accounts, updating across these platforms can be a time-consuming hassle.

Good news: You don’t need to copy and paste the same status update on all your different social media accounts. You can use free social media management tools to make posts on all your social media accounts at once. Here’s how they work.

There are all sorts of free tools that help you out

Influencers and other online experts have long used social media scheduling apps. You can create a draft of a post with text, images or anything else your heart desires. Then, you select the time you want the post to go up.

Like magic, your post is automatically updated on whichever platforms you choose. That means you can go about your busy day without being glued to your phone or “phubbing” other people. Tap or click here to find out what this new tech term means – and to find out if you’re guilty of it.  

But even if you aren’t a social media star, you can take advantage of these free tools. Anyone who wants to be active on social media can take advantage of free social media scheduling apps.

You’re so spoiled for choice that it can be hard to pick an app from the many great options. Here are some of the top 10 social media management tools, according to Agorapulse:

  1. Buffer
  2. Hootsuite
  3. SproutSocial
  4. eClincher
  5. Loomly
  6. Sendible
  7. Social Pilot
  8. Zoho Social
  9. Sociality.io
  10. Agorapulse

They’re all the top tools for marketers, influencers and anyone looking to expand their reach on social media. Consistent updates are a pretty big factor in boosting follower engagement.

If you’re a small business owner and you aren’t already using one of these platforms, it’s time to consider spreading across social media apps — and free scheduling tools like this make it easy.

Of course, each platform comes with its pros and cons. If you want a deep dive into these sites, check out this in-depth guide by Agorapulse. You’ll get a ton of details and screenshots on the top social media management tools at your disposal.

How they work

Okay, so now you understand that these sites are a one-stop-shop you can use to update all of your social media platforms. If you’re having trouble understanding what this looks like in practice, don’t worry. We’ve got you.

When you create an account on one of these sites, you’ll have to connect each social media account you want to update. Once that’s done, you’re ready to make your first post. Customarily, you’ll follow these steps:

  • Head to your dashboard.
  • Then, simply compose your post and add photos, videos, links and more.
  • The program you’re using will let you pick which social media platforms your post goes onto.
  • Now it’s time to schedule the post. You can put it in your queue, post it now or pick a specific time later on.

Then you can arrange an update on an app through your social media scheduling site. Now that you know an easy way to update your social media posts let’s touch upon an entirely different issue.

Have you ever wanted to clean up your social media accounts? If so, you may have felt overwhelmed by the amount of labor that would entail. No one wants to scroll through hundreds or thousands of posts to scrub away anything incriminating.

Luckily, we know about a free app that cleans all your social media accounts in a snap. Tap or click for a simple way to clean up your social media accounts.

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