Social media holidays are a fun and easy way to acknowledge different foods, backgrounds or skill sets. Thanks to trending hashtags these random holidays have become much more familiar among users.
Don’t forget, you need to do more than simply post a photo accompanied by one of these trending hashtags. Your content should be relevant to your audience, fun, and engaging in order to successfully build stronger relationships.
Nevertheless, let’s get into June’s hashtag holidays!
June 1: National Say Something Nice Day (#SaySomethingNice)
Make the first day of June a happy one by saying something nice to everyone you interact with. This is a great way to bring a smile to someone's face, and brighten their day!
June 2: Leave The Office Early Day (#LeaveTheOfficeEarlyDay)
Mark your calendars and celebrate because June 2nd is National Leave the Office Early Day. This holiday is a reminder to take some for yourself every once in a while.
June 4: National Donut Day (#DonutDay)
Enjoy the first Friday of June with National Donut Day! Celebrate by enjoying your favorite donut, don’t forget to snap a picture and share it to social media with the hashtag above!
June 5: World Environment Day (#WorldEnvironmentDay)
World Environment Day is a day dedicated to encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment. Observe today by sharing the steps you’re taking and others can also take to protect our environment each day.
June 6: Higher Education Day (#HigherEducationDay)
June 6th is a day to celebrate higher education! Do this by posting about your experience in higher education, your future academic goals, or how your education helped you in your career. A fun conversation starter could be to share where you attended school and ask your audience to share theirs as well!
June 8: World Oceans Day (#WorldOceansDay) & Best Friends Day (#BestFriendsDay)
Accompanying World Environment Day is World Oceans Day 3 days later! The purpose of this day is to inform the public of the impact of human actions on the ocean. You can celebrate this day by learning ways that you can support sustainable development initiatives and share these with others.
June 8th is also Best Friends Day, so show your best friend some love and tell them how much you appreciate them!
June 11: Make Life Beautiful Day (#MakeLifeBeautiful)
Make Life Beautiful Day is all about creating beauty by building relationships or helping others achieve personal success. Making life beautiful is not just for yourself, but for those around you as well.
June 14: Flag Day (#FlagDay) & World Blood Donor Day (#GiveBlood)
Flag Day is dedicated to honouring the national flag. This holiday commemorates the date in 1777 when the United States approved the design for its first national flag.
June 14th is also World Blood Donor Day, this day serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank those who volunteer as blood donors. If you’re a blood donor share your ‘why’ and encourage others to do the same if possible!
June 19: Juneteenth (#Juneteenth)
Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. One June 19, 1865, a Union General rode into Galveston, texas to announce the Civil War had ended, and slaves had been freed.
June 20: First Day of Summer #SummerSolstice #FirstDayofSummer
& Father’s Day #FathersDay
Summer is here, share a picture of you celebrating the first day of summer or your favorite summer activities and encourage others to do the same. Don’t forget to use one of the trending hashtags with your post!
Not only is it the first day of summer, it’s also Father’s Day! Celebrate the warm weather and the special dad in your life on June 20th.
June 21: National Selfie Day (#SelfieDay #NationalSelfieDay)
Smile! It’s National Selfie Day, share your favorite selfie and encourage others to do the same.
June 25: Take Your Dog to Work Day (#TakeYourDogToWorkDay)
Dog lovers are going to love this. June 25th is Take Your Dog to Work Day, so grab your fur baby and head into work. Make sure to snap a picture of your pup working hard and share it using the hashtag above!
June 29: National Camera Day (#NationalCameraDay)
For all of photographers and camera lovers, June 29th is your day. It’s National Camera Day! A camera is an irreplaceable tool used to record and replicate memories, events, people and places. We all have one, so find a way to celebrate.
June 30: Social Media Day (#SMDay #SocialMediaDay)
It’s only right that we finish off June with Social Media Day. Social media has undeniably redefined how people interact, communicate, and share with family, friends and the world. For many people social media has become a part of our everyday lives, and for some our career!
Ways to celebrate: post something on your favorite social media platform, find a social media meetup in your area, share your favorite meme or connect with someone you haven’t spoken to in a while.
Don’t forget to use #SocialMediaDay when posting to remind others of this day!