Planning out your business’s social media posting schedule for May? We’re here to help you stay on top of upcoming social holidays and prepare you with at least one video idea per week.
On this list, you might find some holidays you’ve celebrated your whole life, but we’ve also added some lesser-known holidays and events that might make sense to celebrate with your business. Keep scrolling to see our template suggestions for five of the most popular reasons to celebrate this month.
May is a great time to build a steady social media schedule and stay top-of-mind for your audience. This can also help you understand what kind of content your audience best responds to, helping you plan for the months ahead.
We always recommend planning and creating your videos ahead of time. To make this even easier, we’ve prepared a variety of templates that will work for each event on the list. Just choose the event or holiday you want to celebrate, select a template, and start creating!
National Small Businesses Week goes from April 30th, to May 6th, 2023. It’s an opportunity to recognize the contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. Small business owners can use this time for education, celebrations, and promotions. Share a sale during this week or create an about us video using the templates below!
Share your Cinco de Mayo celebration or create a video honoring Mexican heritage! If you’ll be hosting an event, we recommend using the Event RSVP template to get the word out and get your customers or coworkers excited.
Looking to educate yourself and others on the history of Mexican heritage? Do some research and share your findings using the Presentation template, then share with friends, family, and followers on social media.
Make the moms who support your business feel appreciated with our To All The Moms template, or share your gift-worthy product or service with our Mother’s Day Promo or Mother’s Day Gift Card templates.
Then, turn your attention towards the mother-figures in your life using our Happy Mother’s Day or Mother’s Day Card templates. Make your Mother’s Day message even more sentimental by including your voice with voice-over.
Memorial Day is a huge annual sales event! Edit our Memorial Day Sale template to highlight your Memorial Day sale. This template already has a star-spangled color scheme in place. Just add the details of your sale and start sharing!
Graduation season is right around the corner! Congratulate your grad, from preschool to post-grad, with a special video greeting. Make a personalized video to share with them on their big day or play it for the whole family at their graduation party.
Looking back or preparing for your own graduation? Let friends and family in on the festivities on social media using the Graduation Memories template, designed for easy sharing on Stories.
The official kick-off to summer is just over a month away. Get a head start on your seasonal content now. Start by creating a fun, eye-catching seasonal sale promotion with our Summer Promo template.
Hosting any community events, outdoor extravaganzas, or summer soirees to promote your business or thank customers? Use our Summer Event Invitation template to get the word out and generate buzz around your event.
For more video inspiration and feedback on your work from fellow video creators, join our private Facebook group, the Animoto Social Video Marketing Community.