You probably already know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. But, did you know that back in the day, President Reagan decreed October to also be AIDS Awareness Month? Monthly holidays are important to bring awareness and funding to special causes. In the last few years, it also generates a lot of publicity on social media. Even for events that are far less serious. For example, did you know that October is American Cheese Month, Learn to Bowl Month, and National Chili Month? They are, obviously, lesser known celebrations, but can put a little pep in your step when it comes to planning your social media schedule for October.
Build Engagement by Having Fun
This month, let's have fun with social media. Adding some fun national holidays to your social media schedule will give you the advantage to inform your audience and give them a reason to celebrate, too!
Including social media prompts and notable dates to your schedule, allows you to engage more and worry less! You can very easily have a well curated feed when you have taken the time to ensure it's prepared ahead of time. If you stop what you are doing right now, plan your social media calendar, when Boss's Day rolls around on the 16th, you will have no reason not to celebrate! This month get that schedule planned, and have a little fun with your social media schedule! Grab your October Social Media Worksheet and October Social Media Calendar here.