Q. I say reposting social posts is a bad idea, my colleague disagrees. Who’s right?
A. I picked this question because this week we’re talking about post timing, and that lets me say you’re both right! Spamming a feed with the same post repeatedly within a short time frame is a bad idea. But bringing back an older post that has topical currency today, or with an update, is a great idea. Remember, educators and teachers are busy people. If they missed your post the first time, they’ll appreciate a repost if it’s relevant and timely.
Have a question about using social media to reach teachers? Submit questions to Social Gal using the button below. We won’t share any personal info. Next week we’ll be covering everyone’s hottest topic – social marketing measurement. Don’t miss it!
About MDR: Build your brand, champion a cause and/or inspire a child by leveraging our suite of email marketing, market intelligence, creative services, database and technology. Deliver relevant content and create meaningful connections with millions of educators, parents, and children who can benefit from your organization with our unique connectivity to the market. Speak directly to your desired audience through our WeAreTeachers, WeAreParents, and EdNET communities. Align your brand with the most trusted partner in education marketing, MDR. Contact us today.