Top 23 Thanksgiving social media posts
November 15, 2018 • 3 min read
Updated on November 15, 2019
Thanksgiving is not just about delicious turkey. It’s about family, friends and being part of something bigger. Here is the list of top-performing social media brand content around Thanksgiving by brands in 2017 and 2018. Take a look at what your peers have done and it’ll give you a fair idea of what worked and what didn’t.
Benefit Cosmetics US
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Feast on this. #Thanksgiving #Dodge #Challenger #DodgeChallenger #Charger #DodgeCharger #SRT #Demon #Hellcat #HellcatRedeye #HellcatWidebody #ScatPack #ScatPackWidebody #CarsofInstagram #CarGram #InstaAutos #InstaCars #CarSelfie #CarPorn #MuscleCar #DodgeGarage #HappyThanksgiving
Dole Packaged Foods
Del Monte Fresh
Pumpkin isn’t the only spice your dessert table needs this #Thanksgiving. Try these Mini Spiced Apple Cider Cheesecakes made with rich and smooth PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese. #ItMustBeThePhilly
Recipe: https://t.co/4DVEyDYRfz pic.twitter.com/FY7gZjoY6m
— PHILADELPHIA (@LoveMyPhilly) October 29, 2018
#Thanksgiving is the most mutual day of the year. So we’re using this special moment to celebrate the people who inspire us. Whether you look out for others or had someone look out for you, tell us about your stories. #LiveMutual— MassMutual (@massmutual) November 21, 2018
Volume of Posts
The volume of Thanksgiving posts by brands has seen a steady dip on Facebook and Twitter. Instagram seems to be doing well for brands as more brands are increasing their activity on this network in recent times. The volume of posts on Instagram has increased by 4% in 2018 when compared to 2016.
In 2018, brands on Instagram received over 3X more interactions than on Facebook and 120X more interactions than on Twitter. Thanksgiving posts by brands on Twitter received less than 1% of the overall interactions.
Most Popular Thanksgiving Hashtags
#thanksgiving, #happythanksgiving, #thankful, #thanksgiving2018, #thanksgivingeve, #thanksgivingweek, #turkey, #happythanksgiving2018, #thanksgivingday, #macysparade, #family
Data Analysis Methodology
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