There are so many great opportunities for high-quality social media posts in July.
You have patriotism and a lot of goofiness you can highlight.
People will generally be taking a little more free time in July, so use that to highlight leisure and fun activities in your community.
Social Media Tip of the Month
The 4th of July is the quintessential holiday for elected officials. Use it to promote your community’s progress and what accomplishments make you proud.
It is the perfect setting to brag about what you’ve done without it seeming like you are bragging and it will be pride in your community.
How to use 47 Posts
Use these 47 ideas when you are planning or get stuck in your social media use. They are always good ideas to post and stay current on upcoming events and pop culture.
Use these ideas as the topic for posts on Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, and blog posts.
You can also download this pdf to print off and reference.
The 47 Posts
- July – National Blueberry Month
- July – National Ice Cream Month
- July – National Picnic Month
- July 1 – Canada Day
- July 1 – International Joke Day
- July 2 – World UFO Day
- July 3 – Stay Out of the Sun Day (Good pre-4th reminder for skin protection.)
- July 4 – Independence Day
- July 4 – Sidewalk Egg Frying Day
- July 6 – International Kissing Day
- July 6 – National Fried Chicken Day
- July 7 – Chocolate Day
- July 7 – Spider-Man: Homecoming Movie Premier
- Jul 7 – G20 summit with President Trump and Putin
- July 8 – National Blueberry Day
- July 8 – Video Games Day
- July 9 to 15 – Nude Recreation Week
- July 12 – Pecan Pie Day
- July 13 – Embrace Your Geekness Day
- July 14 – Bastille Day (France Independence)
- July 14 – National Nude Day
- July 15 – Tapioca Pudding Day (I put this in here because I LOVE tapioca pudding – weird.)
- July 15 – Cow Appreciation Day (Anything ag-related)
- July 16 – National Ice Cream Day
- July 16 – Game of Thrones Season 7 TV Premiere (HBO – this will be huge. Use #WinterIsComing hashtag.)
- July 17 – National Hug Your Kids Day
- July 17 – Yellow Pid Day
- July 21 – Ozark TV Series Premiere (HBO)
- July 22 – Hammock Day
- 30.July 23 – Parents’ Day
- July 24 – Amelia Earhart Day (Girl-power)
- July 24 – Cousins Day
- July 27 – National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day
- July 29 – National Lasagna Day
- July 30 – National Cheesecake Day
- July 30 – Father-in-Law Day
- July 30 – International Day of Friendship
- July 31 – Mutt’s Day (Local rescues)
- Weather awareness – difference between watch and warning
- 40.Favorite camping spots
- Options for grilling out in parks
- Fireworks viewing locations
- Health – Heat management
- Road work projects update
- Best places for Ice Cream
- Pest control companies
- 2018 Budget process update
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