Updated: Jun 3, 2022
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Creating strong social media content as a small business owner takes time and practice. A great way to draw attention online is by highlighting monthly holidays and celebrations.
A great way to draw attention online is by highlighting monthly holidays and celebrations
Are you searching for ideas? Without further ado, find excellent content for June 2022 with the following celebrations below.
1. Main Occasions of the Month
The month of June is celebrated as Pride Month throughout the world.
The month of June is celebrated as Pride Month throughout the world
To participate, run a social media campaign to highlight the impact of people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual, and agender in society.
June is also Men’s Health Month in Canada and the US. This includes Men’s Health Week June 10-16, and Wear Blue for Men’s Health on June 14. Show your support and help raise awareness about men’s HPV, men’s cancers, and more.
In 2020, over 4 million injuries happened in the workplace that needed medical attention. Draw attention to the need for increased workplace safety throughout June. Highlight the need to prevent injuries, reduce workplace distress and fatigue, and prevent slips, trips, and falls.
2. June Celebrations by Day
June 3: National Donut Day #NationalDonutDay
Grab a donut and take a selfie to celebrate! This day celebrates the Salvation Army Lassies.
Grab a donut and take a selfie to celebrate!
These were women who risked their lives to serve donuts to soldiers during World War I to remind the troops of home. Express thanks for peaceful times and tasty treats.
June 5: World Environment Day #WorldEnvironmentDay
Developed by the United Nations, this day aims to encourage the protection of the natural environment. Create a post focused on recycling and reducing waste, walking to work, or planting flowers bees love. Read on for more specific social media marketing tips if you are a florist or have a flower shop.
Highlight the journey of cancer survivors on the first Sunday in June. Share a post about a cancer survivor, or create one that links to the Cancer Research Institute for more information.
June 6: Higher Education Day #HigherEducationDay
Celebrate a recent graduate you know to show your support for higher education.
Share your own journey and any academic goals you have
Share your own journey and any academic goals you have. Promote scholarship opportunities and programs in your area that support higher education.
June 8: World Oceans Day #WorldOceansDay
The oceans are a vast resource we need to protect. Oceanic plankton generate between 50% to 80% of the world’s oxygen. Be an advocate for cleaner oceans with an informative post on social media.
June 12: International Children’s Day #ChildrensDay
Celebrate investing in children for a better future on June 12!
Share information about children’s programs in your area and about special discounts offered
Share information about children’s programs in your area and about special discounts offered. Every child has the right to love, support, education, basic needs, and happiness.
June 14: National Flag Day #FlagDay
In the US, June 14 is National Flag Day. Share your feelings about what being American means to you and your business with a patriotic post on social media.
June 19: Juneteenth (Freedom Day) #Juneteenth
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Juneteenth is being increasingly recognized as an important holiday in the US. This day commemorates the end of slavery in the US and it became a federal holiday in 2021. Spread awareness about slavery by educating your community about the difficult history of African Americans. Create a social media post describing how federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas on June 19, 1865 to free all slaves. Read also these 10 Awesome Tips for Celebrating Juneteenth on Social Media.
June 19: Father's Day (Third Sunday of June) #FathersDay
This year, Juneteenth faces some competition as the 19th is also Father’s Day! Promote discounts and products from your business on your social media that fathers will love as gifts.
June 21: First Day of Summer #FirstDayofSummer
Create a post around products and services your business offers that are great for summer. Show an image of the warm weather. Highlight promotions that are now available.
June 24: Take Your Dog to Work Day (First Friday after Juneteenth) #TakeYourDogToWorkDay
If you own a dog and can take your pet to work safely, today is the perfect day! Share photos of your dog at work for fun.
June 27: National PTSD Awareness Day #NationalPTSDAwarenessDay
About 12 million adults in the US are now living with PTSD. Show your support for those suffering by spreading information. Create a post that links to the National PTSD Awareness Day page to share symptoms, and ways to get help.
June 30: National Handshake Day #HandshakeDay
Many good business deals are sealed with a handshake.
Celebrate by sharing a photo of the deal being sealed
Since the pandemic began, shaking hands has fallen into elbow-bumping but the spirit of connectedness remains the same. Celebrate by sharing a photo of your business shaking hands with customers and describing the deal being sealed.
3. Remember to Schedule Celebrations in Advance
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