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Social Media Posts: How Long Your Content Lives on the Internet

Have you ever wondered how long a social media post has existed on the various social networks? We’ve put together an infographic that gives a brief overview of the average post duration.

Content lifespan on social media

To have a successful social media strategy, you need to master the three posting time elements: time, frequency and lifetime duration. No doubt you’ve put in a lot of effort and brainpower into the content of your posts, so let’s take a look at how long your audience has to view them on various social media platforms!


Average Lifespan of Social Media Posts 


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Julie 30. November 2018 - 16:42

I’ve actually seen content retrieved via organic search from more than 10 years ago, so if it’s good enough, it might be available for decades.


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