Plan Ahead: What will be Trending in January on Social Media

January Trending
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As you’re contemplating your New Year’s Resolutions (or goals) here are some January Awareness and Observance Days that will probably be trending on Twitter. Plan ahead and spin your marketing message around the hashtag. Remember, hashtags only work with letters and numbers. There are no apostrophes (‘) or symbols.

These are just some of the “holidays”. For the full list, visit these sites:Plan ahead to take advantage of what will be trending on social media

These calendars offer some links to details on the observances that might help you if you’re blogging. Schedule out tweets using TweetDeck.

January is National _____ Month:

  • Blood Donor Month
  • Hobby Month
  • Hot Tea Month
  • Mentoring Month
  • Oatmeal Month
  • Soup Month
  • Slow Cooking Month
  • Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Birth Defects Month
  • Glaucoma Awareness

Observance Weeks in January:

January 1-7

  • Weight loss resolution timeDiet & New Year’s Resolution Week
  • Celebration of Life Week

January 7-13

  • Pizza Week
  • Home Office Safety and Security Week

January 14-20 – 3rd Week

  • Letter Writing Week – a lost art
  • World Kiwanis Week

January 21- 27 4th week or last business week

  • Hunt for Happiness Week
  • Health Weight Week
  • Sugar Awareness Week
  • School Choice Week
  • Medical Group Practice Week

Observance Days:

1 – Happy New Year 2019New Years Day

Hangover Day

Bloody Mary Day

World Day of Peace

2 – Science Fiction Day

Personal Trainer Awareness Day

4 – Trivia Day

5 – Keto Day

6 – Technology Day

8 – Shop for Travel Day

9 – Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

National Static Electricity Day

10 – Bittersweet Chocolate Day

Cut your Energy Costs Day

Save the Eagles Day

11 – Human Trafficking Awareness Day

12 – Pharmacist Day

Vision Board Day

13 – Korean American Day

Sunday Supper Day

14 – Clean Off Your Desk Day

15 – National Hat Day

16 – National Religious Freedom Day

17 – Get to Know your Customers Day

18 – Winnie the Pooh Day

Thesaurus Day

19 – Popcorn Day

20 – Cheese Lover’s Day

Sanctity of Human Life

20-21 – Bald Eagle Appreciation Days

21 – Hugging Day

Granola Bar Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

24 – Compliment Day

Peanut Butter Day

25 – Opposite Day

26 – Spouses Day

27 – Chocolate Cake Day

28 – Have Fun at Work Day

Data Privacy Day

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

29 – Puzzle Day

Plan a Vacation Day

31 – Backward Day

Inspire Your Heart with Art Day

If you’d like some help planning your social media marketing for next month, let’s do a 1:1 coaching session!

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