55 Absolutely Killer Content Ideas For Your Social Media Channels

Planning your content ideas ahead of time is imperative as it helps grow your following and your business. 


“If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail!” Benjamin Franklin.


Here is a list of 55 absolutely killer relevant ideas which you can then create to post on your social media channels which will drive social engagement and traffic.

The most important part of posting on social media is to be consistent. When your audience expects to hear from you they will be on the lookout for you. 

  • Post once a day
  • Post twice a day
  • Post twice a week


Everything you create would need to be relevant for your business. 

Everything you do on social must be with purpose and have a goal. 

  1. Post to start initiate a conversation
  2. Post to drive traffic your website or landing page
  3. Post to gather leads for your business
  4. Post to learn more about your potential customers or audience
  5. Post to build your brand 
  6. Post to get more sales

If you are really busy and don’t have time to plan and take action, fear not here is your 2021 Social Media Content Calendar to tell you what to post and when for the whole year.



You can get it here which has made countless people’s lives much easier. You will find it much easier to plan your social media with this.

Now for your 55 ideas your fans, customers, clients will love!

  1. Remind People Who You Are, How You Got Started
  2. Go Behind The Scenes
  3. Share a Personal Story
  4. Tell People What You Sell
  5. Share a Joke (Graphics or Text)
  6. Share a Quote (Graphics or Text)
  7. Host an #AMA (Ask Me Anything)
  8. Post a How To or Tutorial
  9. Ask a Question
  10. Host a Poll
  11. Share Your Favourite Book
  12. Ask for Recommendations (Book, TV, Apps, Music, Something related to your biz)
  13. Tell People to Sign Up On Your Email List
  14. Remind People To Buy Your Products or Services
  15. Share a Quick Tip
  16. Share Industry News (Add Your Thoughts To It)
  17. Go LIVE (Live Videos Perform AMAZINGLY WELL)
  18. Post a Sneak Peek of something coming soon
  19. Share a Blog Post You Wrote
  20. Share Any Press or PR Features You Have
  21. Post a Testimonial From a Client
  22. Give Your Audience A Gift
  23. Re-Share Some Older Content (Graphics, Quotes, Blog Posts)
  24. Host a 1 Day Only Flash Sale
  25. Share Content From Someone Else
  26. Post a Case Study
  27. Answer FAQ’s
  28. Share Some Personal Wins or Results
  29. Host an Interview with a Guest
  30. Post Something Seasonal or Highlight a Holiday
  31. Thank Your Fans!
  32. Post Motivational Monday
  33. Post a Tuesday Tip
  34. Post a Wednesday Wisdom
  35. Post a Throwback Thursday
  36. Post a Flashback Friday
  37. Share a Short Video Clip (Yours or one you like)
  38. Share a podcast episode you love
  39. Share a YouTube video you love
  40. Post some interesting stats or data about your industry
  41. Share your favourite resources (Apps, Websites, Blogs)
  42. Share a WIN or SUCCESS
  43. Share a LOSS or a FAILURE
  44. Share Your Morning Routine
  45. Post about events you’re hosting or going to
  46. Post where you’ll be speaking or where you’re making appearances
  47. Share an Unknown Feature About Your Products or Services
  48. Show someone using your product
  49. Post a discount or a special offer
  50. Tell People How You Got Started
  51. Shoutout or Mention Your Clients
  52. Share a Success Story
  53. Share a Few Of Your Favourite Things
  54. Post a Fill In The Blank
  55. Ask Your Audience How They Found You