Creative Posts to Share on Social Media  

For most businesses the hardest part of executing a social media strategy is simply finding the time to come up with one.  

Between finding the time to research and brainstorm content ideas, creating the schedule and then figuring out what type of post to share, it can be a daunting task.  

Knowing how hard it can be to come up with content to fill your social media feeds, our social media marketing experts at YCS have brainstormed a list of ideas for your to try on your different social media platforms the next time a creative block sets in and you’re struggling to come up with a new idea.  


Educational Posts                

  • Links to articles 
  • Links to resources 
  • Case studies 
  • eBooks 

Humanizing Posts 

  • Behind the scenes 
  • Throwback photos 
  • Staff features 
  • A day in the life 
  • Pictures of company outings 
  • User-generated content 
  • Tutorials 
  • Showcase a unique angle of your product 
  • Go live for a Q&A with your followers  
  • Live videos of office space and products  

Promotional Posts 

  • Testimonials 
  • Product highlights 
  • Customer or client spotlights 
  • Partnership highlights 
  • Event announcements 
  • Offers for deals/coupons 
  • Company specific news 

Visual Posts 

  • Videos 
  • Infographics 
  • Slideshare presentations 
  • GIFs 
  • Memes 
  • Illustrations 

Interactive Posts 

  • Polls 
  • Questions 
  • Caption this 
  • Fill in the blank 
  • Contests 
  • Trivia 

Entertainment Posts 

  • Quotes 
  • Holiday posts 
  • Fictional holiday posts 
  • Comics 
  • Fun facts about your brand or industry