Did you have a nice big piece of chocolate cake yesterday? You should have, because yesterday was Chocolate Cake Day. If you didn’t want the extra calories, there was still a good reason to have this date marked on your calendar: it’s just one of many engaging ideas from which you can build a blog or social media post around.

For example, if you’re a divorce attorney, you could pen a post about how couples in contentious divorces try to use the court to exact revenge on a spouse and why that doesn’t work. (Because you can’t have your cake and eat it, too!)

So how do you know what these obscure holidays are? The infographic below from sociallysorted.com lays them out for you for the first six months of the year.

On Groundhog Day (Feb. 2), estate planning attorneys could post about why you shouldn’t stick your head in the sand when it comes to creating an estate plan. Feb. 15 is Random Acts of Kindness Day, a perfect opportunity to talk about the good works you are doing in your community. You get the idea….scour the list for ideas that you can apply to your practice and we’ll post July-December when it becomes available.

Steal This: Social Media Content Idea Calendar [Infographic]

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