10 Handpicked International Friendship Day Social Media Posts and Campaigns

by Jeevitha Ganesh on Monday Aug 06
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Friendship Day is celebrated on various dates all around the world and in India, Friendship Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of August.

For many brands who are active on social media, a special occasion is much welcomed to promote their products either by offering special offers or simply by engaging the potential customers.

Several brands come up with amazing Friendship Day social media posts every year, and here are some of our favorite social media posts from those brands celebrating International Friendship Day.

1) Akshaya Patra Foundation


The Akshaya Patra Foundation, an NGO, which strives to eliminate classroom hunger by implementing the Mid-Day Meal Scheme in the government schools and government-aided schools came up with this engaging contest where it encouraged the followers to define ‘Friendship’. The comment with the most likes would be featured on their Friendship Day post.


2) Nivea


NIVEA, a German personal care brand that specializes in body care, wished its followers for Friendship Day through a social media post that had an offbeat quote about Friends.


3) Laffaz


Laffaz, a Delhi-based outspoken media which aims to boast noteworthy content, facts, and news, asked the followers to share their Friendship stories. What more? The best one also had a chance to win an Amazon Gift Voucher too.


4) Sterling Holidays


Sterling Holiday Resorts which has a network of leisure resorts at some of the best holiday destinations in India, uploaded a ‘Tag your Friend’ post as part of their Friendship Day campaign. We all have that one friend who usually postpones any plan and Sterling Holidays asked the followers to tag such friends for some fun engagement on social media.




Piktochart, a web-based infographic application that allows users to easily create infographics and visuals using themed templates, uploaded an aw-dorable social media post with a Friendship quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson.


6) Chef Bakers


The Bangalore -based bakery, which stands for delivering the most delectable bakery products to the customers, provided Coupon Codes to the followers to celebrate Friendship day on social media.



The Mumbai-based company which offers makeup kits and cosmetic products asked the followers to celebrate Friendship day across their social media channels by referring a friend who in turn will receive a gift card by MyGlamm.


The Mumbai-based company which helps Retailers and Business Owners to go online, with their own e-Commerce websites and thereby enable them to start selling,  is currently running a #EasyHai Campaign. MyyShopp encouraged the followers to start a business online with their friends this Friendship Day.


9) Airtel


How can we ever forget Airtel’s #HarEkFriendZarooriHotaHai ad campaign? Well, we all are the victims of Chat Groups one way or the other. Airtel encouraged the followers to share a funny chat group story to win exciting prizes.


10) Vivo


Friendship can be between anyone and not necessarily between two hoomans. Vivo came up with an amazing campaign that encouraged the followers to adopt a pet this Friendship Day through a unique social media post.


Did you find any interesting posts by your favorite brands who took to social media to celebrate International Friendship Day? Do comment below and we would love to see some more!