Top Social Media Trends in 2021


Why is this Series Important?

To get the most in-demand insights on what is trending on social media platforms now in 2021
A concise guide on how to upgrade and pivot your brand's digital presence right now

Made just for:

Social Media Marketers and Digital Marketers
People who want to up their social media game

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With the impact of the pandemic, as well as the acceleration of technological change, it's undeniable that social media has definitely changed a lot. In this series, we are breaking down the current and upcoming social media trends that brands and businesses need to look out for, in order to be well-equipped in the arts of social media.
Virtual and Augmented Reality
The reality of being able to enjoy live shows in the comfort of your own home has already begun, and the fine line between virtual and reality is slowly being blurred. So, if you ever wanted to try something VR or AR related, now is the time to give it a go!
Personal Content and Nostalgia Marketing
Personalized and nostalgic content is becoming more prevalent in changing the social media content game. Here are some tips on how you can get started on personalized and nostalgic content marketing.
Social Gaming
Social gaming is becoming increasingly popular and more brands are starting to incorporate gaming into their social media content strategy. Not sure if your brand needs to create gaming-related content? Click in and find out what exactly social gaming is and how this will continue to change the landscape of digital interactions.
Live Content
Live streaming is everywhere now. It doesn't matter if it's for e-commerce or basic chatting with followers, it has certainly become one of the most popular ways to connect with people and followers. If you are a brand who is trying to strengthen your online community, it is time to go live!
Social media strategy would not work if your brand stays stuck in a single social media platform. It is time to up find out why it is important to be on Twitter and TikTok too!

Your instructors:

Celine Ting

Managing Director of OpenAcademy

Celine currently heads OpenAcademy, with the goal to build a real and unbiased learning experience for students, SMEs and entrepreneurs. Apart from leading several digital projects across various industries, she has spoken at various digital-related events and is also a panel consultant on BFM Radio as a representative of OpenMinds™ and OpenAcademy.


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