What to Post on Social Media in March

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Whether you're a small business or a growing brand, the hunt for fresh content ideas never stops. Thankfully, figuring out what to post on social media in March isn't nearly as complicated.

This list of March marketing holidays plus social media post ideas is easy to incorporate into your March 2021 content calendar, and the fill-in-the blank social post templates are sure to jumpstart your creative engine.


March Marketing Ideas to Batch Your Content Creation 

There are so many marketing themes to explore during the month of March. Women’s History Month. National Craft Month. National Nutrition Month. International Women's Day on March 8. The list goes on, including #WO3Day on March 27, 2021, an entire day dedicated to partnering, supporting and promoting women-owned businesses!



Here are a few March marketing holidays to connect and engage with your online audience.

  • National Craft Month - Add a personal touch to your content by sharing crafts, hobbies and other pursuits that take up your time outside of your business.  #NationalCraftMonth

  • Women's History Month - Celebrate the heroins who came before you, as well as all of the ways you're making your mark on the world. Also, don't forget to show a little extra love and praise for the women in your life and community. #WomensHistoryMonth #WomensHistoryMonth2021

  • National Procrastination Week, 1st + 2nd Week of March - Connect with kindred spirits who complete tasks at their own pace while still managing to get things done. #ProcrastinationAtItsFinest #ProcrastinationNation

  • National Introverts Week, 3rd Week of March - Celebrate the strength and uniqueness of introverts everywhere, and use your content to enlighten the world of the realities of introversion.

  • National Day of Unplugging, March 5 - Take a break from technology from March 5-6, and be sure to let your audience know your plans to disconnect! #NationalDayOfUnplugging #NDU2021

  • World Storytelling Day, March 20 - Storytelling is both a skill and an art, and when used as part of your marketing, it can really make your content stand out. #WorldStorytellingDay

  • Equal Pay Day (U.S.), March 24 - Equal Pay Day marks the average date of how long it would take a woman to earn what men earned in 2019. Visit for 2021 equal pay dates for minority women. 

  • Virtual Vacation Day, March 30 - Take a day to relax and recharge without having to leave your physical space. Bring the beach to you with an Epsom salt bath or take a moment of meditation and imagine you're in your favorite exotic travel destination.

March Stock Images to Channel Spring Vibes in Your March Social Media Content

Hiring a photographer isn't always an option when you're a woman-owned business on a budget. Free stock image sites like Pixaby, Unplash and are a great way to maintain a cohesive visual presence for your March social media content.

Some keywords to search for March stock images are: 

  • Women's History, Women's Rights
  • Empowerment and Affirmations
  • Spring, Spring Flowers, Spring Cleaning
  • Nature and Health



Fill-In-The-Blank Social Post Templates for Your March Content Calendar 

  1. Call it ritual or call it routine, nothing gets my day off to the right start like __________. What do you do to set yourself up for a productive day?
  2. They say bloom where you’re planted. I say plant yourself in nurturing communities where you’ll bloom! These are just a few of my go-to resources to stay inspired and grounded: ____________________.
  3. It’s the beginning of a new week! Usually, I drag my feet to get to work, but this week, I’m excited because ______________. I’ll be sharing more in my Stories, but for now, here’s what you need to know: ____________________.
  4. Who else is ready for daylight savings? I’m already planning out ____________ in my head. Can’t let those longer days go to waste. Am I right?!
  5. 365 days a year. 7 days a week. 24 hours a day. That’s how committed I am to making sure ____________________. Seriously, imagine _____________ crossed with ____________ and you still haven’t scratched the surface of my brand. I can’t think of a better way to spend my days than being your go-to source for _________.
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