Here’s a step-by-step guide using various tools, along with a suggested one-hour-per-day routine:

Step 1: Choose Social Media Management Tool

  • Tool: Hootsuite or Buffer
  • Schedule and manage posts across multiple social media platforms from a single dashboard.

Step 2: Content Creation and Curation

  • Tool: Canva or Crello
  • Design visually appealing graphics for your posts.

Step 3: Hashtag Research

Step 4: Post Scheduling

  • Tool: Integrated within social media management tool
  • Schedule posts at optimal times for your target audience.

Step 5: Social Listening

  • Tool: Brand24 or Hootsuite
  • Monitor mentions of your brand or relevant keywords across social media.

Step 6: Analytics and Reporting

Step 7: Email List Integration

  • Tool: Zapier or Integromat
  • Automate the connection between your email marketing tool and social media.

Step 8: Social Media Ads Automation

Step 9: Social Media Monitoring

One-Hour-per-Day Routine:

Day 1-2: Content Creation and Scheduling

  1. Spend 15 minutes creating or curating content using Canva or Crello.
  2. Schedule posts for the week using Hootsuite or Buffer.

Day 3: Hashtag Research

  1. Allocate 15 minutes to research and update your hashtag strategy using Hashtagify or RiteTag.

Day 4: Social Listening and Engagement

  1. Spend 15 minutes responding to comments, messages, and mentions using Hootsuite.
  2. Use Brand24 to monitor brand mentions and industry trends.

Day 5: Analytics and Reporting

  1. Dedicate 15 minutes to analyze social media performance using Google Analytics or Sprout Social.

Day 6: Email List Integration and Automation

  1. Spend 10 minutes automating the connection between email marketing and social media using Zapier or Integromat.

Day 7: Social Media Ads

  1. Allocate 15 minutes to review and optimize social media ad performance using AdEspresso or Hootsuite Ads.

Repeat this routine each week, adjusting the time allocated to each task based on your specific needs and priorities. Regularly assess and refine your strategy based on analytics and performance metrics.