FAQ
Some frequently asked questions about Ayrshare.

Ayrshare Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ayrshare and the Social Media API?

Take a look at this quick video on how Ayrshare integrates with your platform and can power your social media.

What social networks are supported?

We support Facebook Pages and Groups, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube, Reddit, Google My Business, Telegram, Pinterest, and TikTok. You can also add RSS feeds, like Substack or YouTube, to automate your social media postings.

What is the Free Plan post limit?

The Free plan includes 25 posts a month. If you are looking for more, consider the Premium plan with unlimited posts a month, mentions, video posts, and more. See our pricing guide.

Why should I use Ayrshare rather than the other social scheduling tools?

There are dozens of great products out there like Buffer, Hootsuite, etc. that help you manually manage and post to your social media accounts via a GUI. However, only Ayrshare is focused on a developer API-first solution. The Ayrshare API gives you the power to programmatically post or schedule content, get analytics, or create comments directly from your platform or server.

Do I need to enter a credit card to get started? Nope!

We have a generous free tier of 25 posts a month so you can try out the API and see if it is right for you business. If you want more posts or functionality, check out our other plans or our business plan if you have multiple users.

How do I cancel?

Simply email us at [email protected] and we will cancel your account immediately.

What if I have multiple clients or users?

Ayrshare offers a Business Plan to fit your multiple clients needs for companies, agencies, or platforms. Via the API or desktop interface you can create client account or post on your client's behalf. We also offer single sign on and white labeling for your brand.
For more information:

What features do you offer?

The key features are:
  • Publish posts immediately or schedule future posts on linked social networks.
  • Post to Your Client's Social Networks with the Business Plan via the API or Dashboard.
  • Delete posts on linked social networks.
  • Bulk post by uploading a CSV file.
  • Automatically Repost on a schedule.
  • Auto shorten links in posts or shorten specific links.
  • Analytics to see how many clicks, likes, retweets, and impressions.
  • Add or get comments on a post...even comments that your users didn't make.
  • Add Unsplash images or randomly select an Unsplash image based on a search term.
  • Automatically add hashtags to your posts based on the most relevant key words.
  • Get history of posts and their status.
  • Post Images or Videos. You can add multiple images or a video to a post on the Premium or Business Plan.
  • Add or delete an RSS feed for automated posted (all new feed items).
  • Upload media (photos) to media gallery to be used in posts. We'll even resize your images for Instagram.
  • Auto Schedule posts by creating a pre-determined schedule.
  • And if you want to manually post, we have an awesome web app.

How do you post images and videos to Instagram

Ayrshare has direct posting to Instagram using Instagram's official API. This means your images and videos are in compliance with Instagram.

Do you have client packages, to make my life easier?

We certainly do. We have Node.js and Python packages available. We also have a Bubble.io plugin and Airtable guide. If you want additional languages, just let us know.

How does Ayrshare secure and protect my account?

Security

We take security very seriously. You have full control over the connection between Ayrshare and your social media accounts. Once the accounts are connected, then the Ayrshare API key becomes the way you authenticate. Please keep this key secret and secure.
All the data you upload to Ayrshare is securely stored on the secure-by-design global infrastructure of the Google cloud.
  • All stored data is encrypted in transit and at rest.
  • Authentication is handled by Google's Firebase with top-level security. Even we can't access your passwords.
  • When you delete a social network linkage we delete all information about that network. This means to restore the link you need to re-authorize the network.
  • All payment information is handled by Stripe.
We also maintain controls to restrict our employees’ access to the your data.
If you have any questions please contact us.

Post Verification

Ayrshare has a verification system that analyzes your posts for compliance with the social networks' guidelines. If there is an issue we''ll let you know before sending the post. This helps prevent your social account from being locked or shadow banned.
See here more for information:

How do you add new lines to posts?

If you want to line breaks, new lines, in a post, use the invisible line break \u2063\n.For example, This is a new\u2063\nline
Depending on the coding language, you might need to escape the new line as \\u2063\\n

How to remove the Ayrshare branding?

On the Basic Free plan, some of your posts will have Ayrshare branding. Appended to the post will be the text "via Ayrshare". All of the paid plans do not have this branding.
Add the Powered by Ayrshare badge to your website and your Free account will be upgraded to remove the branding, plus your monthly account limit will be increased to 35 posts per month.
Just add the following code snippet to your website homepage or a page accessible from your homepage and email us your link to [email protected].
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<a href="https://www.ayrshare.com?utm_source=powered">
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src="https://www.ayrshare.com/wp-content/uploads/ayrshare-badge.png"
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target="_blank" alt="Social Powered by Ayrshare" height="30px" />
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How do you pronounce Ayrshare?

Ayrshare is pronounced as in "Air Share". Sharing over the air!
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