Many business owners feel overwhelmed by social media because they don’t know what to post, when to post, or how to use social media to grow their business.
By planning ahead and using a planner you will develop a valuable tool in your marketing arsenal.
We wanted to help you get started planning your social media with our FREE ready-to-use social media planner. You will get a month-long planner for Instagram and Facebook with a pre-scheduled plan to keep you on track.
What should you schedule in advance?
Engaging Content – Engaging content would include content that your audience will love. Funny graphics, inspirational quotes, engaging questions,
Business Promotions – Launches, Service information, Exclusive Sales, New Products, New Programs, Special Offers, Free Shipping Offers
ADD VALUE – When planning your content ask yourself if the piece you are adding is bringing value to the audience. How does the content you’ve created keep your audience connected to you? Free training, tips, stories. Answers to the Who, What, Where, When Why and How can be powerful.
Blog Posts – By directing your audience to your blog, you also boost more traffic to your website!
Newsletter List Building – These are ways to get your audience to subscribe to your email list. Free Downloads, Free Tools, Opt In’s, Coupons / Discounts, Newsletters.
Personal Posts – Let them see the behind-the-scenes at your business.
WHAT ELSE DO YOU NEED TO PLAN?
Instagram Daily Tasks
- Post at least 1x
- Remember: Mix up the media!
- Reply to All Comments
- Follow five pages
- Like ten pics five thoughtful comments
- Like ten pics with relevant hashtags
- Leave five comments
- Promote your business in your Instagram Story
- Test new hashtags
Facebook Daily Tasks
- Reply to all comments
Use Facebook as your page:
- Like five pages
- Leave five thoughtful comments
Like five statuses
Share a page post to your profileAdvertise your business
Run a Facebook page ad
- Review your insights and analytics (So you know what’s working and not)
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