Pop Quiz: Who's Your Celebrity Social Media Soulmate?
The interesting thing about social celebrities is that, in a way, they are just like us. They are community managers (when they actually manage their own accounts) with highly engaged audiences and are always looking for ways to do exactly what we do: build relationships and spark engagement.
So, with that perspective, which one of these celebrities would you want to be your social media soulmate? Let’s find out!
Question 1: What is most important to you as a community manager?
a. Witty content
b. Sparking engagement
c. Building relationships
d. Surprising and delighting fans
Question 2: How many followers would you want your soulmate to have?
a. 2.3 million
b. 2.2 million
Question 3: What kind of personality do you think fits your community manager style?
a. LA trendy
b. Big city whirlwind
c. Ready to pick up and go
d. Hometown southern charm
If you answered mostly “A”: You would really hit it off with Steve Carell. Despite his short time on Twitter, his tweets are engaging and funny and definitely a nice sight to see in your newsfeed.
If you answered mostly “B”: If engagement is what you’re looking for, Donald Trump sure knows how to do it. He isn’t afraid to hit those controversial topics and get the crowds talking. You may be in for a rocky relationship, but he sure will keep your engagement metrics high!
If you answered mostly “C”: I’ve gotta give this former Phillies pitcher some love. He does an awesome job at engaging with his fans and answering a ton of questions sent his way. Love seeing the time he spends with his fans. Definitely a great communicator. A keeper for sure!
If you answered mostly “D”: Grab the final rose and give it to Sean. He would ask followers to tweet him pics during his show, and he’d choose one and call that person on the pholne. Talk about taking an online experience offline! I’m sure he’s made the day of more than one lucky bachelorette. Too bad my pic never won…no joke on that one. Still bummed.
Clearly this scientifically accurate test was all in good fun, but there is something you can take away from this. No matter who your celebrity soulmate is, all of these celebrities have interesting social media tactics that can spark creativity for your brand’s content and social engagement. Get inspiration from all sorts of places!
If you're looking to spark even more creativity, learn from some of the best minds in social media, and connect with other community managers, sign up to attend Community Manager Recharge!
As a co-founder of the Community Manager Recharge social media conference, and a social media professional, I enjoy finding creative ways to turn boring content in social, shareable stories. I am a social marketing manager, former Phillies ballgirl, and a lifestyle and entertainment blogger, and I always have something to talk about and am always on the lookout for ways to spark enagement ...
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