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December social media content calendar

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Can you believe it's already the last month of 2023? December is buzzing with holiday events, and the last thing you need is a content panic. That's why we whipped up this social media calendar to rescue you! 🎉✨


This social media holiday and content calendar is here to help you track important dates in December. Use this to help you build out your social media content calendar for the month and as inspiration when you're unsure of what to post.


Click on any of the dates below to jump to the day or keep scrolling for important days and hashtags in December 2023, as well as social media post templates and template collections for every day this month.




Friday, December 1st 2023: Celebrate the Month of Giving


December is the Month of Giving and a time to celebrate giving back to your community. Explore ways your business can make a difference by helping others. Consider donating a portion of sales to charity.


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Friday, December 1st 2023: World AIDS Day


Let's be the change we want to see. Join us in raising awareness, breaking the stigma, and supporting those affected. Every voice counts!


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Saturday, December 2nd 2023: Share your holiday gift guides


Gift guides not only make shopping easier but can also introduce new products that customers might not have previously had on their radar. Start with one of our templates and showcase your favorite products.


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Sunday, December 3rd 2023: International Day of Persons with Disabilities


Day of Persons with Disabilities is a day to help everyone become more compassionate and understanding of the challenges faced by people with disabilities.


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Monday, December 4th 2023: National Cookie Day


Is there anything better than Christmas cookies? Share bakery specials or your favorite type of cookie. Or, ask the age-old question: gingerbread or sugar cookies?


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Tuesday December 5th 2023: International Volunteer Day


Cheers to the everyday heroes. Let's celebrate the spirit of selflessness and community service. Whether big or small, every act of kindness makes a world of difference. Join us in honoring the volunteers who make our world brighter


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Wednesday, December 6th 2023: Ask your customers a question


Get to know your customers and followers a little better by asking a question. Boosting engagement and getting to know your community sounds like a win-win to us!


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Thursday, December 7th 2023: Start of Hanukkah


The eight nights of Hanukkah kick off today. Share how you celebrate or share a post for those who do.


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Thursday, December 7th 2023: Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day


Take some time to remember the more than 2,400 lives lost on this day in 1941 on Hawaii’s Pearl Harbor base.


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Saturday, December 9th 2023: National Pastry Day


Indulge your sweet tooth and savor the deliciousness. Whether it's a flaky croissant or a decadent cake, share your pastry love today.


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Sunday, December 10th 2023: Human Rights Day


Remember today, and every day, that human rights are not optional.


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Monday, December 11th 2023: Holiday this or that


Ease into the week with a fun holiday-related "this or that" post.


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Tuesday, December 12th 2023: Schedule posts for the holidays


Take one of the biggest stresses out of the holidays by scheduling your social media posts ahead of time for the holidays.


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Thursday, December 14th 2023: Free Shipping Day


This day was created to encourage online shopping. Celebrate by offering free shipping and promoting your online store.


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Friday, December 15th 2023: National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day


Ugly Christmas Sweater Day is the time to bust out your old, ugly sweaters and have some holiday fun!


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Saturday, December 16th 2023: Super Saturday


Grab the attention of last-minute shoppers by letting them know it’s the final weekend before Christmas, otherwise known as "Super Saturday." Let them know about shipping cut-off dates and your last-minute sales, too.


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Tuesday, December 19th 2023: Post your holiday hours


Let customers know about any extended hours as well as holiday closures that may be coming up soon.


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