Sharing Content to all Your Social Networks With Your iPhone

Download and Login to Buffer (It’s Free)

 

login to buffer
login to buffer
Functions of Buffer
Functions of Buffer

Tap the icon in the top left of the screen you will see all the accounts your Buffer is connected to. You can also add your other accounts from the next screen.

All your accounts on Buffer and add an account
All your accounts on Buffer and add an account

Which bits do what…

create content and functions
create content and functions

if you tap ‘Attachment’ you are able to take a photo, Choose a photo from your library or quickly use the last picture taken, see below;

attach an image
attach an image

By tapping the grey bar you can select the accounts you would like your post to be sent, see below;

choose networks to post
choose networks to post

By tapping ‘Scheduled’ you can pick a day and time you would like your post to be sent, see below;

schedule your post
schedule your post

Tap ‘Use this time’, then ‘Buffer’ to schedule the post.

If you would like to share your post instaly, or make it next in your que tap ‘Share’ and either ‘Share Now’ or ‘Share Next’

Share Now or Share Next
Share Now or Share Next

Sharing Content from Safari

If you have found a web page you would like to share with your social networks you can simply tap the share icon shown below…

Share From Safari
Share From Safari

then tap the Buffer icon (shown below)

Click the Buffer Icon
Tap the Buffer Icon

If you do not see the Buffer icon tap the ‘More’ icon (shown below)…

If Buffer Icon isn't there click more
If Buffer Icon isn’t there tap more

And make sure your Buffer is switched on for sharing.

Make sure Buffer is switched on for sharing
Make sure Buffer is switched on for sharing

After tapping the Buffer icon the headline and link will appear in Buffer. Don’t forget to select the networks you want to share with by taping the grey bar.

You can edit the content, schedule or even add a photo. Once you have what you want tap Buffer.

Buffer will load the headline and link from the web page
Buffer will load the headline and link from the web page

Sharing Content from Flipboard to all your Social Networks

Share From Flipboard
Share From Flipboard

What I love about Buffer is that it integrates with a lot of apps on your iPhone, including Flipboard.

Select an article from Flipboard
Select an article from Flipboard

When you are reading an article on Flipboard you will see the share icon (circled below)

Click the share icon
Tap the share icon

Tap this icon if you would like to share with Buffer, and tap the ‘more’ icon circled below

Click more options icon
Tap more options icon

Tap the Buffer icon (circled below)

Click the Buffer icon
Tap the Buffer icon

The headline and link with now appear in Buffer. Don’t forget to select the networks you would like to share with. You can add an image or even schedule your own time. Once you have finished editing your post tap Buffer.

The headline and link will appear in Buffer
The headline and link will appear in Buffer

Sharing Content from Twitter to all your Social Networks with an iPhone

Share From Twitter
Share From Twitter

Yes! Buffer works directly in Twitter as well. When you find a Tweet you would like to share give it a tap.

Find a Tweet you want to share and click it
Find a Tweet you want to share and Tap it

Scroll down (if needed) and tap the ‘More’ icon circled below.

Scroll down (if needed) and click the more icon
Scroll down (if needed) and tap the more icon

Tap ‘Share Via’

tap share via
tap share via

Tap the Buffer icon

tap the Buffer icon
tap the Buffer icon

The Tweet will appear in Buffer

The tweet will appear in Buffer
The tweet will appear in Buffer

Do not forget to select the Social Media Networks you would like to share the tweet with.

Don't forget to select the social networks you want to share the tweet with
Don’t forget to select the social networks you want to share the tweet with

You Tap Buffer when you are done and that is it, sharing and creating great content for all your social networks in one go.

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