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Generate Engagement On Your Socials! – Social Media Holiday Calendar August 2023

July 18, 2023

August in the northern hemisphere is kinda’ special – It’s summer’s grand finale! 🌞

But no matter the season you’re currently in, every month is an opportunity for your socials to grow. And to do that you need to always be on the lookout of creative ideas to nurture growth.

Luckily, we think of you each month – ahead of time, and we compile extensive lists of unique social media holidays that could be the perfect fit for your brand or business!

The Social Media Holiday Calendar is a monthly tradition here at Publer. It aims to provide easy access to all inter/national and awareness holidays in the upcoming months.

For our new readers: Publer helps you find these holidays integrated within the visual calendar. It helps you create a brand-new post with a few clicks.

Prepare to captivate your audience with these exciting holidays in August 2023. Embrace the themes, spark meaningful conversations, and create impactful experiences that resonate with your followers. August is your canvas to inspire, uplift, and make a difference.

Social Media Holiday Calendar August 2023

August 2023 Holidays And Hashtags

As we embrace the month of August, get ready for a variety of exciting holidays that present excellent opportunities to engage your audience. Let’s delve into the top five holidays in August 2023 and explore creative ideas to make the most of them:

International Cat Day – August 8th

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On International Cat Day, honor our feline friends and celebrate their irresistible charm. Share adorable cat photos, videos, or stories that showcase the unique bond between humans and cats. Organize a contest where followers can share their beloved cat’s quirkiest habits or cutest moments. Engage your audience with cat-related trivia or collaborate with local animal shelters to raise awareness about cat adoption and welfare.

Fun Fact:

  • International Cat Day aims to raise awareness about the welfare of cats and encourage responsible pet ownership.

International Youth Day – August 12th

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On International Youth Day, recognize and empower the younger generation. Share inspiring stories of young changemakers making a positive impact in their communities. Engage your audience by hosting discussions on youth-related topics, such as education, mental health, or career development. Collaborate with youth organizations or offer resources and opportunities to support the aspirations and well-being of young individuals.

Fun Fact:

  • International Youth Day promotes the importance of youth engagement, highlighting their role as essential partners in achieving sustainable development.

Relaxation Day – August 15th

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Unwind and rejuvenate on National Relaxation Day. Share tips for self-care, stress reduction techniques, or promote relaxation-focused products or services. Encourage your audience to take a break and engage in activities that promote mental and physical well-being. Create calming visuals or host virtual relaxation sessions, such as guided meditations or yoga classes, to help your followers find tranquility amidst their busy lives.

Tell a Joke Day – August 16th

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On Tell a Joke Day, let the laughter echo through your social media channels. Get ready to unleash your humor and celebrate the art of laughter. Brighten up your audience’s day by sharing hilarious jokes, funny anecdotes, or witty one-liners. Encourage your followers to share their favorite jokes or engage in a lighthearted pun battle in the comments section. Organize a joke-writing contest or collaborate with comedians to create entertaining content that spreads joy and laughter.

Fun Fact:

  • Tell a Joke Day is a perfect opportunity to embrace the healing power of laughter and celebrate the universal language of humor.

Women’s Equality Day – August 26th

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On Women’s Equality Day, celebrate the achievements of women and advocate for gender equality. Share empowering stories of remarkable women throughout history who have made significant contributions to society. Discuss current challenges and advancements in gender equality, promoting inclusivity and diversity. Collaborate with women-owned businesses or organizations working towards women’s empowerment to amplify their voices and inspire positive change.

Plan & Execute Your Content Strategy With Publer

Take charge of your social media strategy and make the most out of August with Publer’s unique tools & features. Generating and scheduling engaging content for the entire month has never been easier. Here’s how Publer can help you seize this month’s opportunities:

  • Discover Relevant Hashtags

Publer streamlines the process of finding relevant hashtags for each holiday on your Calendar View. With just a click, you are ready to create fresh and captivating posts with automatically attached hashtags. Add visually appealing elements, informative details, and schedule at your best times to post, maximizing your reach and engagement.

  • AI-Assisted Content Creation

Publer’s AI Assist feature is your go-to tool for new content ideas. Whether you’re starting from scratch or seeking inspiration, Publer AI creates unique text and images tailored to your context. With your creativity and our AI magic, you can effortlessly craft compelling content that resonates with your followers.

  • Seamless Story and TikTok Posting

Publer takes your Instagram and TikTok game to the next level. Post engaging and interactive content directly through Publer, ensuring your Stories and TikToks reach your audience without any hassle. From captivating behind-the-scenes glimpses to entertaining TikTok videos, Publer simplifies your content creation and distribution process.

  • Memes That Make an Impact

Let the world know of your creativity and humor with Publer’s integrated Canva and VistaCreate tools. Create funny and shareable memes that resonate with your audience. Publer gives you access to intuitive design platforms, allowing you to add a touch of wit and visual flair to your social media posts.


August is packed with meaningful holidays that provide exciting opportunities for your brand’s social media strategy. From environmental awareness to friendship celebrations, musical festivities, and global sporting events, these holidays offer a chance to deepen your connection with your audience. By leveraging Publer’s diverse features, you can create engaging content that strengthens your brand’s presence in the digital landscape.

Seize the moment and unlock the full potential of August’s social media holidays with Publer. Get started today and make this month a standout success for your online presence.

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