How long should your content marketing pieces be?
Best length for content marketing, social channels
What’s the best blog post length?
Are you writing about Brussels sprouts or brain surgery?
How long should your blog post be? Experts recommend 1,500 words, 2,000 words, 2,500 words and longer content. The right answer: It depends.
What’s the best Instagram caption length?
Plus: How many hashtags do you actually need?
How long is too long? How long should your Instagram caption be? Your hashtags? And how many hashtags perform best?
Plus: What’s the best hashtag length, word length and reading grade level for Twitter?
Tweet this! What’s the most effective length of a tweet that twitter users will retweet? The best character limit for a hashtag?
More on social media, blog post length
Resources on social media, blog readability
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Get research and tools for improving your content marketing, social media and blog posts.
Quotes on social media, blog readability
What writers and others say
“Post length is amongst the most consistent factors that we see having an impact on engagement levels across the board” — Morgan J. Arnold, contributor at Tracksocial