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Brands like Gooogle are famous for pranking their audience on April Fools Day. Given the bizarre holiday is already mainstream, coming up with creative ideas to observe this day on social media shouldn't be hard. Take a look at some of the most innovative things brands have done in the past on April Fools Day.
How do you know that the holidays are round the corner? Black Friday ushers in the holiday spirit with discounts and sales that has customers lining up outside their stores at midnight. A shopping frenzy like no other, Black Friday is all over social media too! Check out how top brands kept their audiences hooked -
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru's birthday is observed as Children's Day in India. While children look forward to a day of celebration, adults reminisce about their younger days. If you're one of the adults that are working on creating a Children's Day campaign for your brand, here's something that'll help you find ideas.
There is nothing that screams Christmas as much as stockings filled with gifts. No, wait, cakes! Eggnog! What is not to love about Christmas?! It's not surprising that brands are all over the biggest holiday of the year. Find out how top brands spread the holiday cheer on social media.
Posting "Happy Cinco de Mayo" doesn't maketh a good brand holiday greeting. If you're looking to spice up your content and looking for content ideas, we've got just that. Take a look at this collection of top brand posts on Cinco de Mayo. It'll help you ideate your content better.
Cyber Monday is the extension of Black Friday, except it's primarily for online shopping. Brands come up with amazing offers and discounts to encourage customers to shop online. Here's how brands celebrated Cyber Monday on social media. Their creative campaigns are sure to inspire your own.
This might just be you dog's favorite day, so remember to shower them with extra treats! While the origin of this bizarre holiday isn't clear, it has definitely spruced up the content calendar of many brands on social media. Take a look at how brands got creative, it's sure to give you ideas for your own brand if you're planning on sharing exclusive content for Dog Biscuit Day.
Puppies are cute. Puppies in Yoda costumes are downright supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Brands already love to show off their furry friends on their social media pages. Give them a day to dress up their favorite animals, and they sure went crazy. Here is some of the top brand content published on Dress Up Your Pet Day:
Ten days of celebration definitely calls for a ten-day long campaign. With all that pressure, we know you could use all the ideas and inspiration you could get. Which is why we present to you this list of top performing social media brand content. Take a look at what your peers have done - it'll give you a fair idea of what you should - or shouldn't.
Why have cereal when you can have ice cream? National Eat Ice Cream Day might just be the perfect way for frozen dessert brands to encourage sales. However, who can handle a brain freeze early in the day? See how brands got creative during the bizarre holiday.
In the ideal universe, every day is Eggnog Day. However, in the season of festivities, this bizarre holiday might be forgotten. If your brand is looking to create content on Eggnog Day and you're looking for ideas, we've got just the thing you need - ideas inspired from successful brand posts.
Fathers are a lot easier to impress than mothers, which makes buying for Father's Day a lot easier than Mother's Day. However, if you're a content creator, the challenge of coming up with a creative greeting or a campaign is no piece of cake. Here is a list of previously successful Father's Day content, it'll speed up your creation process and is sure to give you creative ideas.
We personally believe every day should be Fragrance Day. Whether you're gifting perfumes or just complimenting people on how they smell, today is the day to do it, However, if you're a brand that's looking to get in on the conversation, we've got a few examples of brands that have done it right.
India pays tribute to the father of the nation on the day of his birth, October 2nd. In recent times, brands have used this as an opportunity to showcase their adoration and respect for M.K.Gandhi. Take a look at some of the most engaging social media posts brands have published. They'll give you inspiration when you're creating content.
Might be on a car, a bicycle or even a train, Go For A Ride Day is all about getting out. If you're looking for ideas to help ideate a social media campaign for your brand on this bizarre holiday, you've come to the right place. We used Unmetric Discover to find a few brands that observed the day and posted successful content.
Before you create content for Grandparent's Day, there are two essential things you need to do: A. Call your grandparents, or better visit them and give them some hugs. B. Take a look at this list of top posts. It's sure to inspire and give you ideas.
Think personal care brands would be the only ones to celebrate Hair Appreciation Day? Think again. We noticed that even brands from the QSR industry got in on the conversation. If you're looking for ideas to help you create content for this bizarre holiday, you've come to the right place. We've curated a list of innovative content that brands posted on this holiday.
Christmas planning and shopping can be frustrating. With just a few days to go, December 21st is the ideal day for you to be venting out. Brands appreciate the concept of Humbug Day and observed it on social media. If you're going to as well, here are some ideas you can use while creating content.
India celebrates its Independence Day on 15th August. The national holiday is a big opportunity for brands to showcase their patriotism. When creating content, it's important to observe the holiday in a respectful way. We've put together a few examples of brands that did it right on social media so you don't have any dearth of ideas.
Dedicated to creating awareness about the importance of a literate society, this day celebrates the value of the written word. If you think that International Literacy Day is celebrated only by UN organizations and NGOs, you'd be mistaken. Explore what brands had to say on this holiday -
The struggles of left-handers are real. The bizarre holiday raises awareness about their needs and challenges. Brands have gotten good engagement by talking about Left Handers Day on social media. If you're planning to create content around the holiday, here is something to help you ideate.
Is your brand planning to create content for Look Alike Day? We have some ideas you might find useful. Scroll below to see a list of brands that observed the bizarre holiday in the past and take a look at the content they posted to help you ideate your own social media posts.
If you think No Socks Day is a bizarre holiday, you'll need to really roll your socks up for this one. Lost Sock Memorial Day is definitely famous among brands on social media. It's a hilarious addition to your content calendar and catches the audience's eye. To help you with a few ideas, we've put together a list of successful content from the past.
Have an exotic occasion you want to celebrate? Today's the day. Irrespective of whether you're running out of ideas or are brimming with creativity, Make Up Your Own Holiday Day might be the perfect opportunity. Go crazy and do something fun. We know that these brands did on social media.
Martin Luther King Day is celebrated on the third Monday of every January. As the whole country pays homage to this national hero, brands are busy at work paying their own respects. If you're creating a greeting for this national holiday, here is some content you can take inspiration from:
You know greetings for Memorial Day that talk about barbecues are done to death. That's why you need a breath of fresh air and some innovative ideas for your own brand content. Take a look at these successful social posts from previous years, it's sure to give you all the inspiration you need.
Mischief Night is typically a day for children to indulge in a little bit of playful pranking. However, it has come to be a bigger deal on social media with brands leveraging the engagement opportunity, If you're in the process of ideating content for your own brand, here are successful posts from the past that are sure to help.
You know you can't get away with just making your mom a handmade card for Mother's Day - you need to put in thought and resources into a real gift. Similarly, you can't get away with a simple "Happy Mother's Day" post on your brand page. You need to up your game and create innovative content - much like what these brands have done.
Talk about retail holidays! We can safely assume this holiday was created by a supermarket or a grocery store. However, it takes a special sort of creative thought to come up with such a unique marketing opportunity. Scroll on to see how brands leveraged National Frozen Food Day.
Iced Tea might just be the perfect beverage in the world - it's refreshing, healthy and can be very versatile. This legendary drink definitely deserves a celebration and that's exactly what these brands gave it. See how National Ice Tea Day was observed on social media.
This day could be observed two ways - as a break from doing the dishes or as an excuse to eat right out of the carton. Either way, it seems like something brands find value in talking about. If you're creating content to post on your social profiles on this bizarre holiday, we've got a few ideas for you.
Celebrating No Socks Day in real life is easy. Doing it on social media is slightly more tricky. If you're looking for ideas to create content for No Socks Day, we've got just what you need. Scroll below to find a list of curated brand posts that's sure to inspire your creation process.
It's that time of the year when looking like a hipster becomes a social necessity. Brands raised awareness for Movember with creative social media content. Before you create your own posts, take a look at what they did. It'll fuel your campaign for No Shave November with better ideas.
"Oktoberfest is more than just about beer, you know. For starters, the locals call it Wiesn and celebrations can begin as early as mid-September. However, we know all your brand is going to be talking about is beer. If you're looking for fresh campaign ideas, here is what some of the top performing brands did for Oktoberfest. "
Onam is one of Kerala's biggest festivals. Boat races, traditional dances, exquisite flower arrangements are all part of the celebrations. However, the biggest and most important part of the holiday is the food a.k.a sadhya. Before you indulge in all the sweet treats, we know you have a campaign to put out. Check this list of previously successful Onam content, it'll help you create smarter content.
One of the biggest engagement opportunities for brands on social media is to talk about trending events like the Oscars. If you're looking to join in on the conversation and create content themed on the Oscars to market in real time, we have something to help you find ideas.
India celebrates the bond between a brother and sister on Raksha Bandhan. As the tradition deems gifts to be exchanged, it makes a great opportunity for brands to reconnect with their community. If you're working on crafting a campaign, this list of brand social media content from the past is sure to help you find ideas.
Slices of cheese sitting on freshly baked bread with salami and some veggies sounds like a work of art. It's definitely a something that deserves a celebration. If your brand is looking for ideas to create content for Sandwich Day, we've got just what you need. Here is a compilation of successful social media posts from the past.
Is it a coincidence that Single Awareness (or Appreciation) Day abbreviates to S.A.D? I think not! Observed as an alternative to Valentines Day, it serves as an opportunity for singles to indulge and celebrate the lack of romance in their lives. Brands got involved and tried to fill the void.
Any skin-aware human will tell you that sunscreen is essential for any day of the year - yes, even in winter sometimes. Sunscreen day aims to remind everyone of the importance of SPF. As a wise man once sang, "If I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be it." Looks like brands have taken the tip seriously.
Football fan or not, Super Bowl is a huge deal for every American. We can count the number of brands that don't put out a post for the event. We've gone through thousands of posts to find the top 10 so you have no trouble finding inspiration when creating your Super Bowl campaign for social media.
In observance of this day, we might or might not have written this from the pot. While we're still not sure of the origin of this holiday, we know what brands are saying. If you're looking for ideas to create content for Toilet Day, we've got some. Scroll down to see successful brand posts on social media.
Tooth fairies might just be one of the most hardworking groups of professionals. Imagine having to sneak into a child's room, taking their deceased tooth (gross) from under their pillows without waking them, and replacing it with cash. And all this while sacrificing a good night's sleep. It sounds to me like they really deserve this holiday. I'm sure they appreciate all these brands that commemorated this special day on social media.
This might be our favorite holiday right after Pizza Day. As one of the most versatile meal options, pastas definitely deserve a day of celebration. It wasn't just humans that celebrated World Pasta Day. Brands participated as well. We've handpicked a few top posts from social media to help inspire your own campaign.
World Photography Day celebrates that which captures a thousand words: photographs. Photographs can change the world, start conversations, make people laugh and cry or unite people around a common cause. This day is dedicated to all of us who can't go a day without clicking a pic or ten. Yeah, that includes obsessive selfie-takers, Instagrammers and the DSLR pros. As we celebrate one of the greatest inventions ever, let's take a look at how brands leverage this event.
It's time to flaunt those pearly whites and flash a bright smile. It's not like you need a reason to smile, but if you do, World Smile Day is it. If you're creating content for this creative holiday, we've handpicked a few top posts from social media to help inspire you.