The job of a social media manager entails more than browsing Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest, and just liking and sharing posts. The fact is, the life of a social media manager is part science and tech, part art and style, and all methodical and deliberate.

Read: “What Does a Social Media Manager Do?

So you might be a small business owner or an entrepreneur managing your own social media channels.  If you’d like to know how the big brands’ social media managers go about their business on a regular workday, check this infographic out:

A Day in the Life of a Social Media Manager

A Day in the Life of a Social Media Manager

Source: Razor Social.

Key Learning Points: A Productive Day in the Life of a Social Media Manager

If you’ve noticed, a social media manager has at his disposal a great number of tools to research ideas, schedule posts, monitor interaction, and to keep track of competitors.

Some are websites, others are software packages (which you sign up for), or apps you use on a mobile device.

Looking at this infographic myself, it seems I have a lot of these tools mentioned to start checking out if I want to beef up my own social media efforts!

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My site is chocful of infographics— I’m in the process of indexing these better according to subject matter.

The Social Media and Community-Building Hub

Additional reading available on the Social Media and Community Building Hub on Taking Care of Business: Working Overtime with Renzie Baluyut.

Additional reading available on the Social Media and Community Building Hub on Taking Care of Business: Working Overtime with Renzie Baluyut.

I have, to an extent, somehow put together a number of these resources for entrepreneurs, business-folk, and marketing professionals in content hubs– such as this one for social media and community-building.

The hub has a number of featured articles on the topic of social media management and marketing, along with additional reading which you might find useful.

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