Happy holidays, friends! Even though January usually feels like such a long and dark month, there are SO many fabulous, fun, and important social media dates to post about. Your January strategy session shouldn't be too painful!
Here are January's social media dates:
1st New Years Day #NewYearsDay2022
1st Global Family Day #GlobalFamilyDay
1st National Hangover Day #NationalHangOverDay
1st Polar Bear Plunge Day #PolarPlunge
2nd World Introvert Day #IntrovertDay
2nd Science Fiction Day #ScienceFictionDay
3rd Festival of Sleep Day #FestivalOfSleepDay
3rd International Mind-Body Wellness Day #internationalmindbodywellness
4th National Spaghetti Day #NationalSpaghettiDay
4th Trivia Day #NationalTriviaDay
6th National Technology Day #TechnologyDay
9th National World Nerd Day #Nationalworldnerdday
10th National Cut Your Energy Costs Day #CutYourEnergyCostsDay
10th Clean Off Your Desk Day #CleanOffYourDeskDay
11th National Human Trafficking Awareness Day #HumanTraffickingAwarenessDay
17th Brew Monday #BrewMonday
17th Ditch New Year’s Resolution Day #DitchNewYearsResolutionsDay
20th Cheese Lovers Day #CheeseLoversDay
21st International Sweatpants Day #InternationalSweatpantsDay
21st National Hugging Day #NationalHuggingDay
24th National Compliment Day #NationalComplimentDay
26th National Spouses Day #NationalSpousesDay
26th Bell Let's Talk #bellletstalk
27th Canada: Family Literacy Day #familyliteracyday
27th United Nations: Holocaust Memorial Day #HolocaustRemembranceDay
31st Inspire Your Heart with Art Day #InspireYourHeartWithArtDay
When it comes time to plan your social media, sit down at your calendar and drop in your most important dates. I.E. you’re running a sale in your shop. Add in the most important, high converting dates first! Add a strong call to action to these posts.
Next, you will want to offer some tips to ensure your audience looks at you as a leader in your industry/niche. Sprinkle in inspirational posts and top it all off with personal touch content which builds trust with your audience. The personal touch content can be done through Stories too if you run out of time!
Did you know that Stories are on the rise?
Over 500 million Instagrammers use stories daily.
70% of Gen Zers and 59% of millennials watch stories on Instagram.
In 2020, 50% of influencer marketing campaigns used Instagram stories.
In 83% of the cases, using stickers in stories enhances video performance.
Are you posting stories daily??
If you are struggling to fill your 3 posts a week or come up with Story content, reach out for a discovery call
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See you on social!