Running social media campaigns is serious commitment when done properly. And even the most experienced social media marketer struggles to come up with innovative and fresh ideas. When you ever get a dose of the social media ‘writers block’, these 30 ideas for inspiration will help.
Post inspiring images, quotes, and sayings. Consider using hashtags such as #MondayMotivation
YOUR BLOG POSTS
Link to your newest blog posts each time you log an entry.
Give away prizes in exchange for likes, follows, and engagement.
Post about new launches, news, and updates about you and your business.
Ask for input about your business, industry, and more.
Offer timely deals for your business around current events and holidays.
Informative, image-driven graphics relating to your industry.
Got a time-saving tip online or life tip? Share it with your followers!
Provide educational tutorials to help your followers achieve their goals.
SHARE A STORY
Sometimes a personal or retold story is too good not to share.
QUESTION OF THE DAY
Ask your followers for their opinions on their industry, your industry, or just something fun.
Give a peek inside your business with an image of your workspace or project.
GAMES / PUZZLES
Post a caption this photo challenge, riddles, and other fun, engaging games.
Find and leverage the latest hashtags like #ThursdayThought and #FollowFriday
Did you know that there’s literally a holiday every single day of the year?
Link to articles from reputable sources and relevant bloggers.
PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Post about the products and services you offer.
Post about your digital events – like webinars, and in-person happenings.
GIFS & VIDEO
Share funny or inspirational videos and animated GIF’s.
IN THE NEWS
Share news coverage about your business or industry.
Humanize your brand by posting about current events, holiday’s, etc.
Does one of your other social networks need love? Promote it on the others!
Look up and share memes – especially if they relate to your industry.
Create visually appealing imagery with your brand on it.
Did someone in your industry make a big announcement? Share it!
Give your followers the ability to win something by running a contest or sweepstakes.
Highlight any positive reviews and testimonials written about your business.
CALLS TO ACTION
Ask your followers to sign up for your email list, check out new products, and more!
Sometimes everyone needs a little boost. Encourage your followers!
RE-USE OLDER CONTENT
Repost any content that you used in months past.
I hope you enjoyed these and it gives you a little inspiration to overcome writers block!
If you run a business and need some help with your social media, just simply get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.
Digital Marketing Consultant