holiday marketing tips Tag

In the first part of The Essential Interactive Marketing Guide for the Holidays, we explained the importance of choosing goals for your holiday marketing, provided information on creating an execution calendar, and gave you some tips on where to promote your campaigns. If you haven’t already read Part One, I suggest you do so before moving...

[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down=''] The holidays and user-generated content go together like Thanksgiving and pumpkin pie. Here's how to collect and use UGC this holiday. The pumpkins aren't even carved yet, but for marketers it’s time to start thinking about what’s ahead: Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas and the New Year. Yep, holiday sales...

Are you someone who often waits until the last minute to do, well, everything? As a recovering procrastinator, I’ve been working hard over the last few years to plan ahead. Little things, like arriving at the airport early and packing my lunches the night before, have reduced my stress levels. [icons size='' custom_size='40' icon='fa-quote-left' type='normal' position='' border='no'...

Social media provides an opportunity for brands to grow their email lists and collect valuable data from their audience. And the holidays are prime data-collection season. According to Hootsuite, 58% of marketers who have been using social media for three years or longer state that social media has helped them boost sales. We recently dug into data...

Have you been inundated with holiday marketing efforts for the last few weeks? Are you looking for ways to grab a share of the activity for your own business? It's not too late! Just look at some of the shopping stats in this infographic from The Shelf. We pulled some of the highlights, plus added in some...

Which channels do you use to communicate deals and promotions and other marketing information to your customers? Do you know which channels they prefer? Since it's the time of year when consumers are inundated with advertising-related communications, including sale announcements and coupons, it's probably a good time to ask. If you're curious to know what your customers prefer, create a...

The clock is ticking!  According to holiday shopping trends, our biggest shopping days are right around the corner! Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away -- and that means so are Black Friday and Cyber Monday, traditionally two of the biggest shopping days of the year. If you haven't paid a visit yet, head over to our Holiday...

We've been hard at work pulling together all of our best holiday resources, along with some new ones, to help you meet your 2015 holiday marketing goals. You'll find details and links to all these resources on our Holiday Workshop page, including: 9 Professionally Designed Templates -- Trick or Treat Story Contest -- Thanksgiving Recipe -- Black Friday/Cyber Monday Coupon Code --...