Promoting your affiliation with HawaiiCon

Social Media

Using social media networks are a great way to gain attention for your partnership with HawaiiCon. Read on for our tips on using Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.


Facebook

  • Post about your partnership with HawaiiCon on Facebook on your business and/or personal pages using our official hashtag #HawaiiCon19

  • Create your own Facebook Event Page for your HawaiicCon 2019 partnership. Invite your fans, friends, and family. You can make a Facebook Event Page under your business page or personal account; just make sure it’s public. We suggest naming your event: [BUSINESS NAME] at HawaiiCon 2019.

  • Once your Facebook Event Page is created, add HawaiiCon as a co-host for your Facebook event. This will allow our full network of Facebook followers to see your event on their news feed and at facebook.com/HawaiiCon/events.

Twitter

  • Tweet about your partnership with HawaiiCon on your business and/or personal pages using our official hashtag #HawaiiCon19

  • Tag our official Twitter account @hawaiicon in your tweet copy and/or image.

  • Post your own promo image, photo, or video to your own Twitter account. Your tweet should included important info like: Name of business, social media links, website etc.

Instagram

  • When posting about your upcoming appearance on Instagram, make sure your image and/or copy includes important info like: Name of business, social media links, website etc.

  • Also use our official hashtag: #HawaiiCon19. On Instagram, you can follow any hashtag; the posts will appear in your newsfeed. It’s a great way to find other HawaiiCon fans and participating guests.

  • Tag our official Instagram account @hawaiicon in your post. Tagging the image will add your post to our Tagged Posts tab on our profile.


Official Hashtags

  • Please use the hashtag #HawaiiCon19 and #hawaiicon when making posts online about your convention appearance.


Host a Social Media Contest

  • Social media contests are a great way to raise awareness of your appearance and grow your social media following. We find that contests work best on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out this article for social media contest suggestions.

Internal Promotion

Promoting your partnership within your organization is a great way to increase awareness of the partnership.

  • A company newsletter is an efficient resource to use when announcing your HawaiiCon partnership within your organization. Write an article explaining what HawaiiCon is and provide the link to buy tickets.

  • An email blast within your company can inform your employees of the partnership and its benefits. Providing them with the link in the email will help them get to the correct webpage to purchase tickets.

URL Looks

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