Ideas for October 2020 Content Calendars

By William SmiarowskiSeptember 16, 2020Content Marketing

October 2020 Content Calendars “

As seasons change, our surroundings, wardrobes, and dinner plates begin to look different as well. We’re putting away our bathing suits and lemonade and trading them for cozy sweaters and hot chocolate. So, be sure that your social media content is remaining timely and relevant. Additionally, the start of Fall means that the holidays are right around the corner. Use this time to beef up your holiday content calendars to ensure that your content can keep flowing as you sign off for the many festivities on the way.

Keep reading for October content calendar inspiration from Issuu.

A content calendar is a key tool for creators when building a steady stream of content for their brand. Essentially, a content calendar outlines the specific marketing assets, what platform they’ll live on, and when they will be posted. Content calendars help marketers plan ahead while also ensuring their content varies in theme and likeness.

What is a Content Calendar?

Marketing Tip: There are many ways to create an effective and strategic content calendar. You can make a list, an actual calendar style calendar document, or perhaps use InDesign documents or a calendar app of choice. Whatever form it may be, a content calendar is a must.National Homemade Cookies Day (October 1)National Techies Day (October 3)National Taco Day (October 4)National Do Something Nice Day (October 5)World Mental Health Day (October 10)National Coming Out Day (October 11)National Farmers Day (October 12)National Sports Day (October 16)Halloween (October 31)Keep your audience engaged with some trends bubbling across social this October:

Holidays for October 2020 Content Calendars:

Trends for October Content Calendars:

Fall Clean-up / OrganizationBack to School TipsWarm and Cozy RecipesHarvest / Halloween DecorFall FashionWe’ve gathered the work from our talented creators. Check out our Pinterest boards for more inspiration:

Additional Inspiration:

A Taste of Fall: The Recipes

Collages and Mixed Media

Black and White

Architecture 

Art and Design

Brunch IdeasLooking for more? Check out these additional resources from the Issuu Blog to enhance your marketing game:

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