And the countdown begins. As the Summer days begin to fade away, back to school is our first reminder that Fall is coming soon. School seems to be starting earlier for some so you might as well jump on the “school bus” with a social media content guide brimming with sales, motivational quotes and tips. We have to face the music at one point!
WHAT’S ON TREND
IS THAT A FACT?
Share some quirky school facts with your followers. Chances are we’re all part of the statistics. #SchoolStats
RULE THE SCHOOL
Get your Mom’s and Dad’s prepped and ready for the new school year with quick, easy tips and tricks. Your customers will thank you later!
CHEAP & CHIC
Whatever industry you are in – Go On Sale! Resto – Mom’s get a FREE drink! Spa – Mom or Dad’s get a FREE treatment. Applaud them for being the best parents ever.
ONE SMART APPLE
Back to School quotes will inspire your fans to keep learning. Have you seen all our quotes in our library? There’s a topic for everyone!
Not everyone wants to be a leader or life coach but learning the secrets of how to achieve success is always welcome. #SuccessTips
2 P’S IN A POD
Both Positive and/or Practical, podcasts remain to be gaining popularity for educational purposes even leisure. Try doing one for your business – it’s highly engaging!
JUDGE FACEBOOK BY ITS COVER
What’s the first image your client sees when they land on your business page? If you answered your cover, you are RIGHT. Make it visually appealing and they will linger longer!
SMILE, YOU’RE ON SOCIAL MEDIA!
No more Yes & No responses. Now it’s all about #emojis. Encourage fans to use these symbols in polls and questions of the day. Get interactive! #EmojiLove
WHAT’S UP THIS WEEK
AUGUST 8 – INTERNATIONAL CAT DAY
USA & China top off the countries with the most cats owned in the world. The U.K. makes the top 10 too! Share the furry love with your followers. #CatDay
AUGUST 9 – INT’L DAY OF THE WORLD’S INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
Poking fun at your country’s issues can be controversial but raising more awareness on the topic is crucial! #StandUpForTheirRights #FirstNations
AUGUST 10 – SKYSCRAPER APPRECIATION DAY
For some countries, it’s a race to have the tallest building. For some, it’s a foray into the architectural design world. What do you appreciate about these looming structures?
AUGUST 11 – NATIONAL PRESIDENTIAL JOKE DAY
Poking fun at politicians, celebrities, famous people etc… seems to be the norm. Might as well, join in the fun. Give your fans more reasons to laugh!
AUGUST 12 – IBM PC DAY
Nostalgic posts always win on social media! And let the new generation have a laugh. Any engagement is good for business! #IBMPCDay
AUGUST 13 – TEEN CHOICE AWARDS
Whether your fan is a teenager or the parent, giving them a chance to win off their comments is another way to get them engaged. #TeenChoiceAwards2017
AUGUST 14 – INTERNATIONAL ROSE DAY
This is a no-brainer if you are in the restaurant/bar industry. Today is your day to give back by offering a FREE glass of rosé. Fashion/Beauty – use the color as inspiration in your promotion!
AS PROMISED, WE HAVE ENTERED THE REALM OF BACK TO SCHOOL ON THE WAY TO SHELVING SUMMER. IT IS A VERY DIFFICULT TASK. WE KNOW! WE KNOW! IT’S ALL ABOUT YOU AND YOUR FOLLOWERS, NOT ABOUT US! WE’RE NOT SAYING TO GO COLD TURKEY ON SUMMER POSTING BUT EASE THEIR WAY INTO THE NEXT SEASON.
NEXT WEEK, WE CONTINUE OUR BACK TO SCHOOL TAKEOVER WITH MORE INDUSTRY POSTS IN ART, MEDIA & RETAIL.
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