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5 Spooktacular Halloween Social Media Post Ideas

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Mrignayni from InVideo Clock IconLast Updated on: May 02, 2022

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Halloween is around the corner, and it’s time to make the most of the holiday season. Brands are hopping on trends and cashing in on the attention by sharing greetings, products discounts, sales, and more. 

That’s why we’ve put together these 5 spooktacular Halloween social media post ideas with ready-to-use video templates that are guaranteed to help you drive engagement with your followers.

Let’s jump right in!

#1 Halloween Greetings

Wish your audience a Happy Halloween with a spooktacular Halloween greeting video, like this simple but fun video greeting that Disney shared on Twitter.

Here’s a video template that you can use to create your own Halloween greeting video to share with your audience:

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Let’s see how you can customize this template and make it your own: 

Step 1: Select the right aspect ratio for the template. This depends on the platform which you will choose to post the video on. 

- 1:1 is ideal for Instagram and LinkedIn feed posts.
- 9:16 is perfect for Instagram TikTok, Instagram Reels and Stories.
- 16:9 works best for YouTube and Facebook

Once you select the aspect ratio - click on Use this template

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Step 2: You’ll be taken to the editor where you can change the text in the video as per your requirement. To do this - you can click on the text box to select it and then just delete the existing text to write your own.

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Step 3: Next, you can add some animated stickers from the left hand side menu. Simply type Halloween in the search bar and you will see Halloween-themed stickers that you can add to your video.

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Step 4: Lastly, you can add your logo to the template. Just click on the space that says Upload Logo in your workspace. You will then see a pop up asking you to import your logo to the InVideo editor. Just select the logo file from your computer and it will get uploaded and automatically positioned in the space for a logo.

Note: Once you add your logo to one scene, it is automatically added to your entire video.

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Step 5: Once you’re done with your edits, click on the Download & Share button on the top right of your screen to export your video.

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#2 Halloween Quotes 

Halloween quotes are easy to create and can make for relatable and share-worthy posts that can connect with your audience. 

You can create a spooky Halloween quote video in minutes even if you’ve never edited a video before with this ready-to-use template where all you have to do is replace the text with your quote - and you’ll be good to go! 

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You can also add your logo to the template. Just click on the space that says Upload Logo in your workspace. You will then see a pop up asking you to import your logo to the InVideo editor. Just select the logo file from your computer and it will get uploaded and automatically positioned in the space for a logo.

Note: Once you add your logo to one scene, it is automatically added to your entire video.

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#3 Halloween Discounts

Halloween is one of the first festivals of the season and makes for a great opportunity to drive sales. Create a Halloween themed sale announcement on your social media pages like this one announcement of a flat discount on selected products in a spooky template, perfect to post on the Halloween weekend.

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All you need to do is edit your logo and details about the products on sale. Here’s how you can customize this template for your business:   

Step 1: This template is only available in the 9:16 or vertical aspect ratio and can be used for TikTok, Instagram Reels and Facebook Stories. Simply click on the Use this template button to start editing.

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Note: If you want to create a sale announcement in a different video dimension, here’s a list of Halloween sale announcement templates that will work for you. 

 Step 2: You’ll now be taken to the InVideo editor where you can add your logo by simply clicking on the scene. Make sure you click on the correct scene on the timeline, which is the one that has the logo option, in this case - the 2nd scene.

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Step 3: Now click on the space that says Upload Logo in your workspace. You will next see a pop up asking you to import your logo to the InVideo editor. Just select the logo file from your computer and it will get uploaded and automatically positioned in the space for the logo.

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Step 4: Finally, you can edit the text to reflect your own Halloween sale or offer. Select the scene as shown in Step 2. Now click on the text box to select it and then just delete the existing text to write your own. 

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Once done with your edits, click on the Download & Share button on the top right of your screen. Next click Export

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#4 Halloween Event Invitation 

Halloween is when people are most looking forward to attending themed events with their friends. So if you’re looking to throw a Halloween-themed party/dinner, use this Halloween event invite video template to invite them to your party

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Just follow these steps to customize the template for your own brand/business:

Step 1: Select the right aspect ratio and click on Use this template

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Step 2: You’ll be taken to the editor where you can change the text in the video as per your requirement. To do this - you can click on the text box to select it and then just delete the existing text to write your own.

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Step 3: You can add your logo to the template. Just click on the space that says Upload Logo in your workspace. You will then see a pop up asking you to import your logo to the InVideo editor. Just select the logo file from your computer and it will get uploaded and automatically positioned in the space for a logo.

Note: Once you add your logo to one scene, it is automatically added to your entire video.

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Step 4: Once you’re done with your edits, click on the Download & Share button on the top right of your screen to export your video.  

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#5 Halloween Logo Launch

It would be fun to add a Halloween touch to your brand’s logo and share it with your audience, like Raccoopack Studios did when they revealed their logo with a short video clip on Twitter - revealing a costume change to match the spooky Halloween vibe. 

Check out this video template that is perfect for a Halloween logo reveal:

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You can simply follow the same steps as before by choosing the right aspect ratio and then adding your logo to the video before you download it. 

Summing Up- 

With these 5 ready-to-use templates, you can now create your own spooky Halloween social media posts in no time, even if you’ve never created videos before.

If you’re looking to explore more such ideas where you make the most of popular days and holidays in a year, check out our video calendar where you can access other such trending days along with ready-to-use templates.

Last but not least, if  you have any questions or want to continue the conversation, hop over to the InVideo community and learn from 25K other marketers and video creators just like you! 


This post was written by Mrignayni and edited by Abhilash from Team InVideo

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