LATER VS CANVA

Between Later and Canva, Later has all the tools to actually help you grow

Auto posting on multiple social platforms, analytics capabilities, and media library make Later the best Canva alternative.
Auto posting on multiple social platforms, analytics capabilities, and media library make Later the best Canva alternative.

The social media marketing platform to share your passion, grow your community and build your business.

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No extra apps required

Upload and store your media, bulk schedule your posts, and even measure the impact of your efforts for platforms like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and TikTok.

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Drive traffic & track sales

Linkin.bio by Later turns your Instagram and TikTok profile into a mini web page, complete with analytics. You’ll know exactly which posts are driving traffic, and where your followers are going.

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Collaborate on campaigns

Later helps creators and brands to find each other and collaborate on campaigns

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Social platforms supported

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Schedule and autopost Instagram Carousels, Reels and TikTok videos

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Bulk schedule to multiple social profiles

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Best Time to Post suggestions for Instagram and TikTok

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Instagram hashtag suggestions

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Visually plan Instagram grid

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Analyze social content performance

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Built-in media editing tools

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Search and Share user-generated content

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Unlimited media storage

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Save captions and hashtags to speed-up your workflow

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Collect user-generated content

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Manage your customizable link in bio page

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Linkin.bio pages for Instagram and TikTok (clickable + shoppable grid)

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Connect Shopify and Mailchimp to link in bio page

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Creator and brand collaboration hub

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Support

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Last updated December 2022

3 reasons Later is the best Canva alternative for social content planning, scheduling, and more.

Plus, try any Later plan for free.

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Save time & auto post from anywhere

Schedule your Instagram posts, Carousels, Reels, and even TikToks to automatically publish ahead of time.

Local Ice Cream uses Later to schedule Instagram posts, Instagram reels and Facebook posts
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Measure what matters

Reporting, personalized insights, and more, Later helps you understand what works for your business, who is paying attention to and engaging with your content and offers suggestions to optimize your strategy.

Later Analytics evaluates post performance, follower growth rate, and audience insights on Instagram
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Find, save, and share the right content

Use the drag-and-drop Visual Planner to schedule multiple posts to multiple accounts. Plus, easily find user-generated content that resonates with your feed and your audience.

Local Ice Cream uses Laters visual feed planner to ensure a consistent aesthetic on Instagram

Over 7 million people — from small shops to global brands — use Later. Here’s why.

Later’s TikTok Auto Publish is a game-changer. With two kids, I could never sneak in time to post. Now I can reliably post at peak times - PLUS, Later’s Analytics allows me to reach peak viewership across all my platforms.

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Kate Talcott

Founder, Kate Talcott Artistry

Later's Analytics tools for Instagram Reels have helped us tremendously with being more data-driven in our content strategy. The Reels Auto Publish is also a must- now we can spend less time manually posting, and more time creating great content!

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Jessica Hong

Social Media Manager, APOTHEKE

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Thinking about switching?

Here are some frequently asked questions.

How much does Later cost?

Whether you’re a creator, small business owners, social media manager, or digital marketer, Later has a plan for you - starting at $18 per month.

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