24 hours a day, 7 days a week, fitness experts and personal trainers are on social networks sharing their inspiration and motivation; and with the marketing potential on social media, it’s a no-brainer to help bring in new clients.
One of the tough networks to break is Twitter. With tweets coming at you virtually every second, it can sometimes be hard to keep up. You need to direct your tweets to a specific audience who are searching for the topics you’re talking about.
The solution? Hashtags to the rescue! In fact, we’ve put together this list of 35 hashtags that are popular with the fitness community (or fitfam as they’re called on Twitter.) This way you can direct your tweets at the right audience and drawn in more clients to your business.
However, bare in mind, these hashtags can be used across all social networks, like Instagram, Pinterest and Facebook to help discover and share your content.
Fitness Twitter Chats
Twitter chats are perfect for discovering a community of like-minded users, and there are several excellent ones within the fitness industry.
Whether you want to promote your services or you’re just looking for a community to join, check out these chats:
- #abcDRBchat: Tuesdays at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT with ABC News’ chief health and medical editor Dr. Richard Besser
- #FitBlog: Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT
- #FitFluential: Check for chats and times on their Twitter account
If you have another popular Twitter chat that we have missed, then let us know in the comments and we’ll add it to the list!
When it comes to healthy living, it’s just as important as your fitness. If your company specialize in healthy living or you just wish to reach out to this particular audience, then try these hashtags:
Motivation & Quotes
One of Twitters strongest categories, when it comes to fitness, has to be the hashtags used for motivation and inspiration. There are tons of hashtags to discover fitness motivation on Twitter. Using the hashtags below will help you find everything from quotes for motivating clients to encouragement from fellow professionals. You will find that many celebrities use these too:
For all of you dedicated runners out there, Twitter is home to plenty of running tweets where you can find tips as well as share your achievements. If you’re also looking to start a running group, these hashtags would be a great way to get the word out there:
Working Out & General Fitness
Got a new workout routine in your classes? Or maybe you just want to give a shout out to one of your clients. Whatever the case, you can use these more general hashtags whenever you give an update about your fitness business. Moreover, you can search these hashtags to find popular Twitter users who share daily motivation and content.