Social Media Posts Ideas for May 2017 Calendar

May 2017 Social Media post ideas are perfect for the small business owner struggling with what to share today. Whether it’s May Day or the now infamous, National Hugging Day, every day has something to celebrate online.

Just log onto Twitter, and quickly scan what’s trending on the left-hand side of the screen. There is always some obscure holiday trending!

So what do we have:

1: May Day #MayDay

International Workers Day #IntWorkersDay

2: Thank a Teacher Day #ThankATeacher

World Asthma Day #WorldAsthmaDay

3: World Press Freedom Day #WPFD2017 #PressFreedom

4: World Password Day #WorldPasswordDay

Star Wars Day #StarWarsDay

International Firefighters Day #InternationalFirefightersDay

5: Cinco de Mayo #CincoDeMayo

Space Day #SpaceDay

6: National Nurses Day #NursesDay

7: National Lemonade Day #NationalLemonadeDay

9: Europe Day #EuropeDay

10: National Receptionist Day #NationalReceptionistDay

12: National Limerick Day #NationalLimerickDay

14: Mother’s Day #MothersDay

15: International Day of Families #FamilyDay

16: Love a Tree Day #LoveATreeDay

17: International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia #IDAHOT2017

19: National Bike to Work Day #BTWD

Endangered Species Day #EndangeredSpeciesDay

21: National Memo Day #NationalMemoDay

24: National Scavenger Hunt Day #NationalScavengerHuntDay

26: Heat Awareness Day #NoFryDay

27: National Hugging Day #NationalHuggingDay

28: Hamburger Day #NationalHamburgerDay

29: Memorial Day #MemorialDay #MDW

Paperclip Day #PaperclipDay

31: World No-Tobacco Day #NoTobacco

Capitalize on these valuable opportunities if they align with your branding. Please, do not JUST use the hashtag on top of something irrelevant.

So many options to participate in worldwide conversations – that is how you grow reach and authority and even vanity “likes” and “followers”.

Use this list to go by hand or even download the list to your own Google Gmail Calendar! Tap the + symbol in the lower right-hand corner of the calendar below to add it to your own Gmail calendar.

National & Global Holiday Social Media Post Ideas Calendar: 2017-2018

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to drop us a line in the comments below!

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Jena Apgar, Chief Digital Marketing Warfare Strategist