Do you ever find yourself struggling to come up with content ideas? One great way to get your creative juices flowing is to check out the upcoming hashtag holidays. October in particular has some pretty awesome ones! I mean, we've got National Taco Day and Halloween in the same month, how can content not be super fun this month?
Not only do these #HashtagHolidays get you thinking up creative posts, but you also are likely to be discovered by new followers if you use associated hashtags. Below we have collected over 25 hashtag holidays and their #1 hashtag. With a little research, you can easily find the other trending hashtags and get a blast of new engagement! I call that a win-win.
Now, some days have more than one holiday. We recommending choosing one, the one that is most relevant to you and your audience!
October 1 – International Day of Older Persons #UNDOP
October 1 – World Vegetarian Day #WorldVegetarianDay
October 2 – Day of Nonviolence #InternationalDayOfNonviolence
October 2 – World Smile Day #WorldSmileDay
October 3 – National Techies Day #TechiesDay
October 4 – World Animal Day #WorldAnimalDay
October 4 – National Taco Day #NationalTacoDay
October 5 – World Teachers Day #WorldTeachersDay
October 5 – World Habitat Day #WorldHabitatDay
October 10 – World Mental Health Day #WorldMentalHeathDay
October 10 – World Sight Day #WorldSightDay
October 11 – International Day of the Girl #DayOfTheGirl
October 13 – National Train Your Brain Day #TrainYourBrainDay
October 14 – National Dessert Day #DessertDay
October 15 – Global Handwashing Day #GlobalHandwashingDay
October 15 – Get to Know Your Customers Day #GetToKnowYourCustomersDay
October 16 – World Food Day #FoodDay
October 16 – Bosses Day #BossesDay
October 17 – Eradication of Poverty Day #EndPoverty
October 20 – World Statistics Day #StatisticsDay
October 21 – Reptile Awareness Day #ReptileAwarenessDay
October 24 – United Nations Day #UNDay
October 25 – Greasy Foods Day #GreasyFoodsDay
October 30 – National Publicist Day #NationalPublicist
October 30 – Day Checklist Day #ChecklistDay
October 31 – Halloween #Halloween
Have fun and be sure to show us your creations by tagging @marketingoutpost!