Fall is in the air, and let's be honest - we've all been lustfully awaiting pumpkin spice season!
If you love fall as much as I do, this just might be your favorite month for micro holidays as well.
With excuses to celebrate like "national pumpkin spice day" and "international coffee day", this month has the ingredients for pure joy on social media.
So cozy up with your favorite warm drink, a fuzzy blanket and your social media scheduler of choice, friend...
Here's my "favorites" list of October "food and health" micro holidays to celebrate on social media! And to make posting as easy as pumpkin pie, I've created an entire set of "October micro holidays" photos ready for you to download RIGHT HERE.
October Food + Health Micro Holidays to celebrate on social media
National Pasta Month
EMOTIONAL WELLNESS MONTH
Oct 1 - International Coffee Day #InternationalCoffeeDay
Oct 1 - National Pumpkin Spice Day #NationalPumpkinSpiceDay
Oct 6 - National Noodle Day #NationalNoodleDay
Oct 17 - National Pasta Day #NationalPastaDay
Oct 18 - National Chocolate Cupcake Day #NationalChocolateCupcakeDay
Oct 29 - National Oatmeal Day #NationalOatmealDay
Tips to get the most from these micro holidays on Social Media
1. Use the holidays as topic prompts all month long
PRO TIP: Sprinkling quotes into your feed throughout the month makes for easy posting, helps create a beautiful, spacious gram, and boosts engagement.
2. Leverage With Hashtags
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3. Reach A Bigger Audience With Instagram Stories
PRO TIP: Just like with all your social media posts, be sure to use eye-catching photos LIKE THESE to entice viewers to stop the scroll and hang out on your feed a while. This is how you connect with new prospects, gain new followers and become memorable - which all leads to new prospects!
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