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I receive a weekly alert from Facebook with which friends have birthdays upcoming in the next week. After I read it I would like to be able to schedule a post to appear on their wall at the appropriate time, without having to remember to do it on the appropriate day. Is this possible?

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First thing that came to my mind, not really answer to your question, but also helps to postpone posting to more appropriate time: socialmediasobrietytest.com –  Aivar Dec 21 '10 at 13:25

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Try schedule-it. It's a Facebook app that lets you schedule posts to your walls and your friend's walls. It allows you to specify the time and date.

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Possible? Yes. Does such thing exists? VERY unlikely. Very specific needs.

I'm sorry if I have to be blatant but consider coding it yourself, it will be a fun experience.

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Yeh, I may get round to having at go at it myself someday –  Casebash Nov 19 '10 at 20:52

I haven't tried it out myself. But it looks like this web-app called sendible might be able to help you.

Take a look at the screenshots on their service tour page

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hootsuite and SN managers let you schedule tweets and facebook posts, but not really wallposts. So I guess your options are limited –  thunderror Sep 8 '10 at 8:10
It only lets you schedule posting on your own wall –  Casebash Sep 8 '10 at 11:09
Too bad. I wonder if Facebook's API deliberately stops you from doing this, since it could promote spam. –  thunderror Sep 11 '10 at 18:46

HootSuite has a scheduler to facebook and facebook pages

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Again, I think it only lets you post on your own wall –  Casebash Sep 29 '10 at 5:00
I think you're right ... –  Radek Sep 29 '10 at 5:08

if you are using facebook api to post on your friends wall, then there is a chance for scheduling the wall post. Run a cron job daily at specific time to check the notifications of your friends and then post on their wall if their birthday coming.

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