Hitomigirl is a NYC-based drummer artist and our star for this story. Her social media content is a true inspiration on how to find our authentic persona, and how to post content that fits a star. Find her on IG @hitomigirlxyz.
Hitomigirl is a NYC-based drummer artist and our star for this story. Her social media content is a true inspiration on how to find our authentic persona, and how to post content that fits a star. Find her on IG @hitomigirlxyz.

UX-designing your personal & professional social media presence

How to post content that builds audiences

Eva Schicker
6 min readOct 3, 2022

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We look at Hitomigirl as our true inspiration for best practices on social media. Find her on IG @hitomigirlxyz, follow her, show her your love.

If you’re on social media, then these insights are for you. If you are planning on expanding your social media content with a strategy in mind, then this article will serve you even better.

Applying these insights throughout your social media content journey will give you best practices to follow for all future postings, regardless of the particular platform or channel you chose to use. These are simple steps to follow when fine-tuning your social media presence.

Most important: Be authentic, be yourself!

Present yourself as who you are. Be authentic. Tell your story from your point of view. To give a quick introduction about yourself, summarize your story in a few words. Make it personal.

If your bio runs long and goes into many details, provide a link to your website or reference page. On social media, brevity is key.

Brand yourself in your description

Brand yourself as you feel the real you. Think of yourself as a brand. Every person is unique. No two people are living the same life or have identical experiences. Each one of us is an individual with unique skill sets.

Describe the you of yourself as a distinctive short narrative in a few words.

For example:

Todd—Dancer, choreographer, movement coach, wellness advocate

Roberta—Doctor of Medicine, speaker, scientist, best-selling author

Hitomigirl—Drummer, drum-teacher, performer

3 key principles on branding

It’s a wide and loud world out there. Use your voice and own your story. Write your content. Share everything that you feel you want to tell about yourself. Remember, if you don’t share details of your story, such as…

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Eva Schicker

Hello. I write about UX, UI, AI, animation, tech, & art through the eyes of a designer. I write fiction & paint. I live in NYC. Recently published my 1st book.