How to Schedule Reels on Facebook

As a digital marketing agency, it is our job to stay up to date on the newest features and trends. This is an awesome new feature Facebook just recently added! Unfortunately, this feature is not yet available on mobile devices, you will have to use a desktop to be able to schedule reels. Watch the video and follow our step-by-step guide to learn how to schedule a reel on Facebook! 

Step 1:

 The first step is to open Facebook Creator Studio or visit

How to schedule a reel to Facebook

Step 2:

Then in the top left-hand corner click the green "Creat New" button. Then select "Create reel" this will pull up your finder to be able to choose the content you want to schedule for posting. Make sure you have a 1920x1080 pixel vertical video if you are able to if not you do have the option to crop and edit inside Creator Studio. 

How to post a reel to Facebook
How to post a reel to Facebook

Step 3:

After uploading your content you will have the option under "create" to add a caption to the reel. Once you have your caption perfected, click on "Edit" this will allow you to trim the content you uploaded and crop it if necessary. Now for the final step click on "Publish" this will pull up the options 

How to resize a reel

Step 4:

Now for the final step click on "Publish" this will pull up the options to choose a date and time for when you will be able to publish your finished content. You do have the option to publish right away choosing "Publish Now" or save the post for later by choosing "Save as draft". 

How to Publish a Reel on Facebook