5 Social Scheduling Tools That You Can Use For a Worry-Free Vacation!

Going on a vacation and looking for someone who could help you keep up with the latest? Reduce the trouble. Here are 5 social scheduling tools that will do the job for you, without having to be monitored.

Editor’s note: Social media scheduling is the need of the hour. We recommend using scheduling to optimize on the best timings to post- whether or not you’re around. Scheduling is also helpful when you’re on a vacation. Predictable, positive and knowledge sharing posts (curation) can be most helpful to schedule in advance. However, it is better not to use social scheduling tools for talking about live events, and be there to share thoughts on those in real-time.

Social Scheduling Tools To Use

1. Buffer

A software application designed to help marketers manage their presence on various social networks, Buffer provides you with the means to schedule posts on all major social platforms – Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Pinterest.

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  • Scheduling and publishing posts across different networks
  • Ability to schedule retweets
  • Analyses the best time to push out content
  • Ability to decide the frequency of posts in a day
  • Shortens the URL on its own
  • In-depth analytics on the performance of each post
  • Browser extension for scheduling while you’re surfing

Pricing: Free as well as paid plans starting from $10 per month

2. Hootsuite

A tool known for brand management on social platforms, Hootsuite allows you to remain socially active at all times – even when you’re not. Easily integratable with the top social platforms for engagement – Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare and WordPress. You can add integrations via Hootsuite’s App Directory to the dashboard – including Instagram, MailChimp, Reddit, Storify, Tumblr, Vimeo and YouTube.  


  • Social media engagement
  • CRM
  • Scheduling and publishing content across different networks
  • In-depth analytics
  • Campaign management
  • 100+ apps available in the Hootsuite directory

Pricing: Free as well as paid plans starting from $8.99 per month

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3. Sprout Social

A social media management and engagement platform for businesses, Sprout Social enables social communication through three functions primarily: publishing, engagement and analytics. It provides solutions for social media marketing, management, service and analytics. Easily integratable with Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Google+, Zendesk and User Voice, it is one of the most commonly used tools by social media marketers today.


  • Smart inbox
  • Social monitoring
  • CRM
  • Scheduling and publishing
  • Analytics
  • Team collaboration

Pricing: Offers a free 30 days trial; Plans from $59.

4. Socialbakers

Socialbakers is a social media analytics and publishing company that provides social media management and data analytics for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, YouTube and Instagram. It lets companies monitor and optimize the effectiveness of their social campaigns, compete and track their key performance indicators (KPIs) to improve marketing efficiency.


  • Competitive social media analytics
  • Paid vs Organic assessment
  • Social ad insights
  • Social customer care
  • Scheduling and publishing across social platforms

Pricing: Plans starting from $120 per month

5. Crowdbooster

Crowdbooster is a social media analytics tool for businesses to help them improve their online presence with the help of in-depth analytics, and suggestions based on market trends.


  • Easy and customizable dashboard
  • Real time social metrics
  • Social media engagement
  • In-depth insights
  • Team collaboration
  • Scheduling and publishing across social platforms
  • CRM

Pricing: Plans starting from $9 per month

Any other tool that you know of? Feel free to add to this list by dropping a comment in the box below and we’ll surely try them out.


Vanhishikha Bhargava

Digital Storyteller at Brandanew
A passionate social media marketer, Vanhishikha specializes in content creation, and utilizes her skills to create compelling copy for social media and digital campaigns. She is Brandanew's digital storyteller.