I don’t normally post articles like the one you are about to read. I normally write about digital marketing strategies that help improve small businesses. Since it is a lazy Sunday afternoon, the weather is perfect, and I don’t have anything that is properly prepared this week; you all get to read something a little more fun and relaxed.
Below are some of the most over posted photos on social media that we can’t get enough of. I’ll admit, I’m guilty for doing a lot of these things. Don’t forget to read my other more serious article about using images to captivate your customers.
Story in a Photo Photos
This photo always bothers me as a marketer. It is the click bait equivalent for photos. It’s usually a picture of an individual holding up a large sign telling a sad story and it usually does very well in likes, comments, and re-shares. Maybe I’m just jealous that I didn’t think of it first. Please re-share. 😉
Are you a new parent? Are you insanely proud to show it off to the world? Well, let’s post 10 pictures of your newborn everyday. Don’t forget to read how I really feel about posting pictures of your baby on social media.
Everyone loves food because we need to eat to survive. At one point in time I tried to document every meal that I ever ate. I then realized that that was going a little too far so I stopped.
I live in mid-cities between Dallas and Forth Worth. It’s a location that doesn’t neccessarily attract boatloads of tourists. However, with Instagram filters; you can change what looks like an ordinary place look exotic.
Are you outdoors playing soccer, golf, walking, or mowing the lawn? You can turn any mundane outdoor activity into a work of art by simply just taking a photo of your feet.
Duckface Selfie Photos
This photo type need no explanation. If you take a lot of selfie’s there is a study that suggests possible psychiatric problems.
Find a quote, overlay it on a scenic photo, and ta da….you have a social media photo masterpiece.
Sometimes they are bad, sometimes they are good, but every now and then you find one that really resonates and it is golden.
Don’t have a baby? Don’t worry, you can use your pet and exploit it in the same way. You piss less people off this way.
Now it is your turn to show me. What are some of the most excessively posted photos on social media that you have noticed? Let me know in the comments below.