5 Hacks for Finding the Best Social Media Topics for Your Niche

May 17, 2022 Jessica Stewart

Did you know there are 3.5 billion people on social media worldwide? That's a lot of social media users and you need to stand out amongst the crowd. You can do this by identifying the right resources for trending topic research. 

To get your event business to stand out, you need to pay attention to social media trending topics. Here are some hacks for finding the best topics for you to incorporate into your business's social media strategy.

1. Check Reddit

Reddit is often called the front page of the internet due to its aggregation of trending topics, news, and popular content. If you're looking for the latest trending topics for your social media, look no further than the Reddit homepage. 

Reddit content is sorted by the freshness of the topic and up and down votes by Reddit users. This scoring system keeps the new and most popular topics at the forefront. This site is a great way to keep at the forefront of the internet.

2. Twitter Trending Topics

An easy place to find social media trending topics is the Twitter trending topics section. This feature will show you the topics, people, and or hashtags that are trending near you or around the world. 

Join in on the trending conversations by tweeting or posting about one of the topics. This will help grow your reach and potentially gain new followers as you tap into a growing conversation. 

3. Google Trends

Have you heard about Google Trends? It's a tool that allows you to research search trends online. You can use this research to inform your social media strategy. 

Use these trends to inform social media event strategies, posting cadence, and social content calendars. On Google Trends you can check out Trending Searches or look up your own queries.

4. Visit Quora

Quora is a question and answer website that can help you get the pulse on trending topics. Quora can be used to find content ideas or to better understand how people are thinking about trending topics.

Users ask questions and give answers in varying levels of detail and understanding. Use Quora to craft answers to potential questions that may be asked on your social media channels by your audience. Consider including intel from Quora in your social media strategy. 

5. Skim BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed is an online news and content site that has a great rap for trending topics. They feature trending topics daily in various categories from celebrities to news and events.

Hot topics can be discovered by skimming BuzzFeed daily. Consider adding Buzzfeed to your list of resources to identify social media trending topics.

Discover Social Media Trending Topics

Now that you've learned our 5 hacks for finding social media trends it's time to start posting. It's more important than ever to stay on top of the trending topics of the times. Get started on your social media strategy today.

Contact us to learn more about social media trending topics at the Event Planner Expo 2022. 

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