Content: May 14- 20, 2018

FRIDAY, MAY 18: NATIONAL PIZZA PARTY DAY

Idea:
It’s National Pizza Party Day! If you’ve got in the budget, order a couple of pizzas for lunch or dinner, and invite your residents to join you for a slice.

Post Copy:
When National Pizza Party Day is also a Friday, we CELEBRATE. Join us in {INSERT LOCATION OF PIZZA PARTY} for a slice or two!

Photo:
Use one of the below images with your post

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GENERAL POSTS

POST 1

Post Copy:
If someone you know is looking to move to the heart of St. Paul, there’s no better place to call home than Riverview at Upper Landing. https://knowstuartco.com/2018/02/07/five-reasons-to-live-at-riverview-at-upper-landing/

POST 2 (PROPERTIES THAT PARTICIPATED IN CHARITY WEEK)

Post Copy:
A very special thanks to all of our {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} residents who participated in our Charity Week events and helped raise money for such a good cause! https://knowstuartco.com/2018/05/08/stuartco-charity-week-2018/

POST 3

Post Copy:
Check out this list for some great, inexpensive ways to stay healthy and active! https://blog.fitbit.com/cheap-healthy/?utm_source=ET&utm_medium=EM&utm_campaign=20180410_APRIL_NEWS_NA_FM_E_NW_FT_00_NA

 POST 4 (FOR TWIN CITIES PROPERTIES ONLY)

Post Copy:
Looking for a fun Memorial Day “staycation” idea? http://www.exploreminnesota.com/travel-ideas/minnesota-holiday-break-staycations/

POST 5

Idea:
Is your team getting ready for outdoor amenity season? Snap a photo of them prepping/cleaning/beautifying your outdoor areas to get your followers excited about the upcoming season.

Post Copy:
The {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} team is pretty excited to get outdoors for the season… our {INSERT OUTDOOR AMENITIES} will be open soon for resident use!

Photo:
Use the photo(s) mentioned above 

POST 6 

Post Copy:
We love this genius idea for increasing space in your kitchen! https://www.apartmenttherapy.com/small-kitchen-counter-space-hack-cutting-board-258557

 

 

Content: May 7- 13, 2018

SPECIFIC DAY POSTS 

THURSDAY, MAY 10: #TBT

Idea:
Post a #TBT photo of a past resident event

Post Copy:
We know how to have a good time at {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}! #TBT to {INSERT RESIDENT EVENT DESCRIPTION}. If you’re looking for a new place to live, check us out at {INSERT WEBSITE} or give us a call at {INSERT PHONE NUMBER} to come and check our fun, active community out for yourself!

Photo:
Use a photo(s) from a past resident event

SUNDAY, MAY 13: MOTHER’S DAY

Photo:
Use the below photo to wish your followers a happy Mother’s Day.

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GENERAL POSTS

POST 1 (POST BEFORE SATURDAY, MAY 12) 

Idea:
National Stamp Out Hunger Day is this Saturday, May 12! Are you having a food drive at your property? Let your followers know (this would also be a great post for your resident portal).

Post Copy:
This Saturday is National Stamp Out Hunger Day—let’s come together as a community and help keep our neighbors hunger-free! Learn more about how you can participate in the food drive below. https://www.nalc.org/community-service/food-drive

POST 2

Idea:

If you have a pool, let your followers know when it will be open for the season, and if/when you’re having a pool opening party to celebrate! If you don’t have a pool, highlight an outdoor amenity of yours.

Post Copy (for properties with a pool):
Pool season is just around the corner… and we’re looking forward to our opening day/party on {INSERT DATE}! {If you’re having a pool opening party, insert more details on the party here}

Photo:
Use a photo of your pool, or photos of last year’s pool opening party if you have them

Post Copy (for properties without a pool):
Warm weather is just around the corner, and we’re looking forward to using our {INSERT OUTDOOR AMENITY} during the long, sunny days of summer!

Photo:
Use a photo of the highlighted amenity

POST 3

Idea:
Find a great review (either on your website, Google, or www.stuartcoreviews.com) and post it to your Facebook page

Post Copy:
We love hearing what our residents have to say about us! Thanks to {INSERT RESIDENT NAME} for taking the time to give us feedback—we’re lucky to have you as part of our {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} community!

{INSERT REVIEW}

Photo:
Use a photo of your property 

POST 4 

Post Copy:
Our neighborhood recommendation of the week is {INSERT EVENT, RESTAURANT, ACTIVITY}. We love this because {INSERT RECOMMENDATION/REASON}. If you end up checking it out, make sure to let us know what you thought! And if you’ve got a neighborhood recommendation of your own, let us know in the comments! 

POST 5 

Post Copy:
With allergy season in full swing, we’ll definitely be putting some of these great tips to use. https://www.thespruce.com/tips-for-allergy-proofing-the-bedroom-350685

Content: April 30- May 6, 2018

SPECIFIC DAY POSTS

SATURDAY, MAY 5: CINCO DE MAYO AND KENTUCKY DERBY DAY

Idea:
Cinco de Mayo, the Kentucky Derby, AND a Saturday?? It’s a trifecta of fun, and there is sure to be a great event near your community to promote to your followers. Research a fun, unique event happening near you and post about it. Need help finding something near you? Email Brooke for assistance.

GENERAL POSTS

POST 1 (POST ON OR AFTER MAY 1)

Idea:
Start a Lifestyle Perk series! At the beginning of each month, highlight a particular amenity and why it’s special/unique. Please note, if you take part in this for one month, make sure to take part in it each month.

Call out business centers and clubrooms as a great place for a change of scenery for residents who work from home. Or the walking trails as a great place to take your workout outdoors. Catch up on your email from a poolside lounger (if you have WiFi). Short on evening time? Combine your fresh air fix, brisk walk, and healthy dinner by walking to a nearby restaurant.

Post Copy:
May’s Lifestyle Perk is our {INSERT NAME OF AMENITY}. We love this because {INSERT DESCRIPTION/WHAT MAKES AMENITY SPECIAL/UNIQUE}.

Photo:
Include a photo of the highlighted lifestyle perk 

POST 2 (FOR DOG FRIENDLY, TWIN CITIES PROPERTIES ONLY)

Post Copy:
Now that it’s getting nicer outside, are you looking forward to bringing your furry family member along with you on outings? Make sure to bookmark sidewalkdog.com for all sorts of dog-friendly venues and events!

POST 3 

Post Copy:
Looking to freshen up the design of your {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} home? Look no further than StuartCo’s interior designer for some great inspiration! https://knowstuartco.com/2017/02/24/designing-for-small-spaces/

POST 4

Post Copy:
Stay updated on all career happenings and opportunities with StuartCo by visiting stuartco.com/careers and signing up to be on the Insiders List- we’d love to have you join the StuartCo team!

POST 5 

Post Copy:
Need a whole season’s worth of fantastic barbecue recipes? We can’t wait to try the {INSERT ONE OF THE RECIPES FROM THE ARTICLE}! https://www.countryliving.com/food-drinks/g31/best-grilling-recipes/ 

POST 6

Post Copy:
If you’re getting ready to make a move to {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}, check out the Apartment Living Tips category on StuartCo’s blog for some great ideas and inspiration for your home! https://knowstuartco.com/category/apartment-living-tips/

 

 

Content: April 23- 29, 2018

SPECIFIC DAY POSTS

FRIDAY, APRIL 27: #FEATUREFRIDAY

Idea:
Use the #FeatureFriday hashtag as a chance to showcase a staff member, resident, vendor, or available floor plan. Make sure to use a photo to go along with the quote/post. Stuck on what to post? Click here for ideas and inspiration from your fellow StuartCo strategists!

GENERAL POSTS

POST 1

Post Copy Option #1 (if there is no one at your property nominated):
Congratulations to all of StuartCo’s 2018 MADACS nominees! https://knowstuartco.com/2018/04/17/congratulations-to-our-2018-madacs-nominees/

Post Copy Option #2 (if someone at your property is nominated):
Congratulations to all of StuartCo’s 2018 MADACS nominees, including {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}’s very own {INSERT NAME}! https://knowstuartco.com/2018/04/17/congratulations-to-our-2018-madacs-nominees/

POST 2

Idea:
If you have full occupancy, promote another StuartCo property with a post! Properties that could use a boost right now include:

Post Copy:
Do you know someone looking to move? StuartCo offers a wide variety of fantastic choices to rent your home and own your life. We love {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} in {INSERT PROPERTY LOCATION} because {INSERT REASON, COULD INCLUDE AMENITIES, LOCATION, ETC}. Learn more about this community at {INSERT SISTER PROPERTY WEBSITE} and share StuartCo with friends and family so they can love where they live as much as you do!

Photo:
Use a photo of the property you’re promoting

POST 3

Idea:
Our weather is predicted to finally be making a turn towards spring… if it happens to be a nice, sunny, spring day, take a walk outside and snap a pretty photo of your surroundings to share with your followers.

Post Copy:
The snow has melted and spring has finally sprung at {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}!

Photo:
Use photo(s) you took with your post

POST 4

Post Copy:
We’re about a month away from school being done for the summer, and we’ll see more kids outside playing during the day. A friendly reminder to slow down in the parking lot to ensure the safety of our littlest {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} residents!

Photo:
Use below photo with post

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POST 5

Post Copy:
Time to start planning that summer vacation for the whole family! http://mspmag.com/travel-and-visitors-guide/5-unforgettable-family-weekend-getaways/

POST 6 

Post Copy:
If you’re looking to curb your spending, check out these great tips. https://www.apartmenttherapy.com/simple-money-saving-tips-257613

 

 

 

Content: April 16- 22, 2018

SPECIFIC DAY POSTS

THURSDAY, APRIL 19: GET TO KNOW YOUR CUSTOMERS DAY

Post Copy:
Today is Get to Know Your Customers Day—and we want to get to know you! Pick a question to answer in the comments below…

  1. What is your favorite spring activity around {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}?
  2. Where is your favorite place you’ve ever traveled?
  3. What is your favorite restaurant near us?

Photo:
Use one of the below images with your post

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SATURDAY, APRIL 21: NATIONAL RECORD STORE DAY

Idea:
It’s National Record Store Day—do you have a great, unique record store near your property? Recommend it to your followers in honor of this holiday.

Post Copy:
Did you know that today is National Record Store Day? We’re lucky enough to have a unique store right around the corner from {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}. Make sure to check out {INSERT RECORD STORE NAME} for a huge selection of music! {INSERT RECORD STORE WEBSITE LINK}

SUNDAY, APRIL 22: EARTH DAY

Post Copy:
Happy Earth Day! In celebration of this day, take a look at what our StuartCo experts have to say about going and saving green! https://knowstuartco.com/2017/03/27/quick-tips-on-going-green/

GENERAL POSTS

POST 1

Idea:
Find a great review (either on your website, Google, or www.stuartcoreviews.com) and post it to your Facebook page

Post Copy:
We love hearing what our residents have to say about us! Thanks to {INSERT RESIDENT NAME} for taking the time to give us feedback—we’re lucky to have you as part of our {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} community!

{INSERT REVIEW}

Photo:
Use a photo of your property

POST 2

Post Copy:
Is your remedy to beat stress included on this list? If not, let us know in the comments below! http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/5-natural-remedies-proven-to-keep-stress-in-check-242364

POST 3 

Post Copy:
It’s peak moving season, and we want to help your friends and family find a StuartCo home they love as much as you do! Tag a friend to try out StuartCo’s amenity search tool to make a list of must-see rental communities based on lifestyle preferences! http://www.stuartco.com/stuartco-apartment-search/

POST 4 (FOR TWIN CITIES PROPERTIES ONLY) 

Post Copy:
The annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival is in full swing! Click the link below to check out the schedule of Minnesota’s largest film event and one of the longest running film festivals in the country. http://mspfilm.org/festivals/mspiff/

 

Social Media Shoutout: Park Glen Instagram

While snow in April is not ideal, the team at Park Glen made the most of it by snapping a few beautiful photos around their property and posting to Instagram. The Weather Channel’s account saw the photo and asked if they could re-post it to their 630K followers! Way to go, Park Glen team! Keep up the great work and beautiful photos!

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Content: April 9- 15, 2018

SPECIFIC DAY POSTS

TUESDAY, APRIL 10: #TRAVELTUESDAY

Post Copy:
It’s #TravelTuesday, but thankfully, we don’t have to venture too far to have a great time! {INSERT NEIGHBORHOOD RECOMMENDATION} is a great place to visit for their {INSERT REASON—MENU ITEM, EVENT, ACTIVITY, ETC.}

Photo:
If you have a photo of your recommended place/activity, make sure to use it with the post

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11: NATIONAL PET DAY (FOR PET-FRIENDLY PROPERTIES ONLY)  

Post Copy:
Happy National Pet Day—one of our favorite days of the year here at {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}! We are proud to welcome your furry family members to our community, and we want to celebrate them today. Post a photo of your dog or cat in the comments and let us know what you love most about them!

Photo:
Use one of the below photos with your post, or if you have a good photo of several resident pets, use that one.

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GENERAL POSTS

POST 1

Post Copy:
Not only does StuartCo have a variety of wonderful communities in the Twin Cities, they also have several great Wisconsin properties as well. If you know someone looking to move to the Milwaukee area, check out these great reasons to make NorthPointe Apartments a new home! https://knowstuartco.com/2018/04/03/five-reasons-to-live-at-northpointe/

POST 2

Post Copy Option 1 (if you have a WiFi lounge/lobby):
Don’t forget that taxes are due on Tuesday, April 17… still haven’t gotten around to doing yours? Utilize our lounge to finish your paperwork and submit on time!

Photo:
Use a photo of your lounge/lobby

Post Copy Option 2 (if you don’t have a WiFi lounge/lobby):
Don’t forget that taxes are due on Tuesday, April 17… still haven’t gotten around to doing yours? Check out {NAME OF RESTAUARNT/COFFEE SHOP NEAR YOU WITH WIFI} to finish your paperwork and submit on time!

Photo:
Use the below photo

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POST 3

Post Copy:
Who’s ready to incorporate some pretty plants into their home décor? https://knowstuartco.com/2017/05/23/how-to-houseplants/ 

POST 4

Post Copy:
We love this idea of breaking down spring cleaning into quick, manageable tasks depending on how much time you have… https://www.apartmenttherapy.com/kitchen-spring-cleaning-tips-257129

POST 5

Idea:
Do you have a job opening at your property? Promote it with a post and a link to StuartCo’s job openings page. If you don’t have anything at your property, consider promoting all of StuartCo’s current openings!

Post Copy Option 1 (Job position open at your property):
We’re currently searching for a {INSERT JOB TITLE NAME} to join our {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} team, and we’d love to have YOU! Interested in applying? Check out StuartCo’s Careers page for more information! http://www.stuartco.com/careers/

Post Copy Option 2 (No job position open at your property):
Did you know StuartCo has been ranked a Top Workplace in Minnesota for seven years in a row? We’re proud to work for such a great company; if you’re looking for a new career, consider joining the StuartCo team! Check out the Careers page for more information and current job openings. http://www.stuartco.com/careers/

 

 

 

 

Content: April 2- 8, 2018

SPECIFIC DAY POSTS

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4: NATIONAL WALKING DAY 

Idea:
Happy National Walking Day! Do you have beautiful, accessible walking trails near your property? Go out, snap a few photos, and promote your location along with the holiday.

Post Copy:
In honor of National Walking Day, we’re highlighting the beautiful walking trails just outside the doors of {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}. We’re looking forward to the warm days ahead when we can utilize these trails every single day!

Photo:
Use the photo(s) you took with the post

THURSDAY, APRIL 5: #TBT

Idea:
Post a #TBT photo of a past resident event

Post Copy:
We know how to have a good time at {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}! #TBT to {INSERT RESIDENT EVENT DESCRIPTION}. If you’re looking for a new place to live, check us out at {INSERT WEBSITE} or give us a call at {INSERT PHONE NUMBER} to come and check our fun, active community out for yourself!

Photo:
Use a photo(s) from a past resident event

FRIDAY, APRIL 6: #FEATUREFRIDAY

Idea:
Use the #FeatureFriday hashtag as a chance to showcase a staff member, resident, vendor, or available floor plan. Make sure to use a photo to go along with the quote/post. Stuck on what to post? Click here for ideas and inspiration from your fellow StuartCo strategists!

GENERAL POSTS

POST 1 

Idea:
Start a Lifestyle Perk series! At the beginning of each month, highlight a particular amenity and why it’s special/unique. Please note, if you take part in this for one month, make sure to take part in it each month.

Call out business centers and clubrooms as a great place for a change of scenery for residents who work from home. Or your sauna/whirlpool/steam room as a way to warm up after stepping in from the frigid air. Do you have a nearby park, ski trail, or sledding hill? Call it out for your adventurous residents who like to take part in winter activities.

Need some more inspiration? Click here!

Post Copy:
April’s Lifestyle Perk is our {INSERT NAME OF AMENITY}. We love this because {INSERT DESCRIPTION/WHAT MAKES AMENITY SPECIAL/UNIQUE}.

Photo:
Use a photo of the featured amenity/perk along with the post

POST 2

Post Copy:
ICYMI, check out these great tips for getting to know your new {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} neighbors this season. https://knowstuartco.com/2018/03/22/new-season-new-neighbors-new-connections/

POST 3

Post Copy:
Who knew there were so many uses for steel wool? https://www.apartmenttherapy.com/steel-wool-uses-household-items-256764?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=managed

POST 4 (FOR TWIN CITIES PROPERTIES ONLY)

Post Copy:
Get your calendar out, because you’ll want to make sure to hit all of these spring bucket list events and activities around us. http://mspmag.com/arts-and-culture/twin-cities-spring-bucket-list/

 

 

 

Content: March 26- April 1, 2018

SPECIFIC DAY POSTS

FRIDAY, MARCH 30: BEGINNING OF PASSOVER

Photo:
Use the below photo to wish your followers a happy Passover.

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SUNDAY, APRIL 1: EASTER SUNDAY

Photo:
Use one of the below photos to wish your followers a happy Easter.

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GENERAL POSTS

POST 1 

Post Copy:
These clever April Fool’s Day pranks are guaranteed to be a hit with the whole family! https://www.parenting.com/gallery/family-friendly-april-fools-day-pranks?page=0

POST 2

Post Copy:
As we welcome the new season, we’re also welcoming new neighbors to {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}. Check out StuartCo’s tips for getting to know those around you. https://knowstuartco.com/2018/03/22/new-season-new-neighbors-new-connections/ 

POST 3

Post Copy:
Our neighborhood recommendation of the week is {INSERT EVENT, RESTAURANT, ACTIVITY}. We love this because {INSERT RECOMMENDATION/REASON}. If you end up checking it out, make sure to let us know what you thought! And if you’ve got a neighborhood recommendation of your own, let us know in the comments!

POST 4

Idea:
Is it starting to look like spring at your community or does it still look like winter? Regardless, snap a pretty photo and share with your followers.

Post Copy Option #1 (SPRING):
It’s finally starting to look like spring at {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}!

Post Copy Option #2 (WINTER):
We’re patiently waiting for spring to arrive at {INSERT PROPERTY NAME}

Photo:
Use photo(s) you took with your post 

POST 5 (TWIN CITIES PROPERTIES ONLY)

Post Copy:
Remember the annual Dayton’s Flower Show? It’s back at a new location! The Galleria in Edina will revive the tradition with a springtime flower experience curated by veteran designer Jack Barkla. The show is free to attend and runs through April 8. http://mspmag.com/shop-and-style/ali-shops/galleria-and-bachman%E2%80%99s-team-up-for-a-spring-flower-show/

Content: March 19- 25, 2018

SPECIFIC DAY POSTS 

TUESDAY, MARCH 20: FIRST DAY OF SPRING

Photo:
It’s the first day of spring! Use one of the below photos for your post.

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FRIDAY, MARCH 23: NATIONAL PUPPY DAY (FOR DOG-FRIENDLY PROPERTIES ONLY) 

Post Copy:
Happy National Puppy Day! We’re proud to be a pet-friendly community—did you know we offer {INSERT PET-FRIENDLY AMENITIES} for all of our canine residents? Make sure to spoil them a little extra today—and don’t forget to stop by the office for a few doggie treats!

Photo: 
Use a photo(s) of your pet amenities with post

GENERAL POSTS

POST 1

Idea:
If you have full occupancy, promote another StuartCo property with a post! Properties that could use a boost right now include:

Post Copy:
Do you know someone looking to move? StuartCo offers a wide variety of fantastic choices to rent your home and own your life. We love {INSERT PROPERTY NAME} in {INSERT PROPERTY LOCATION} because {INSERT REASON, COULD INCLUDE AMENITIES, LOCATION, ETC}. Learn more about this community at {INSERT SISTER PROPERTY WEBSITE} and share StuartCo with friends and family so they can love where they live as much as you do!

Photo:
Use a photo of the property you’re promoting

POST 2

Post Copy:
At StuartCo, one of our deepest values is creating a caring environment with experienced professionals and resources, and our senior living communities embody those values on a daily basis. If you’re looking for senior housing for a loved one, our experienced team is happy to be an available resource for information and guidance. https://knowstuartco.com/2017/01/16/stuartcos-senior-living-communities/

POST 3 (POST PRIOR TO WEEKEND)

Post Copy:
Looking for some motivation to get active this weekend? Check out our fitness center, featuring {highlight a feature of your fitness center, such as health-club quality cardio equipment, Fitness on Demand, group classes, etc.} to help you move your way through Saturday and Sunday!

Photo:
Use a photo of your fitness center with post

POST 4 (FOR TWIN CITIES PROPERTIES ONLY)

Post Copy:
Calling all history buffs… create a fun twist on a typical bar crawl by visiting these historic establishments! http://visit-twincities.com/blog/top-historic-bars-in-the-twin-cities/

POST 5

Post Copy:
We’re loving all of these beautifully designed board games, especially {insert name of board game on the list you like}! https://www.apartmenttherapy.com/well-designed-board-games-256535