holiday marketing Articles
Shoppers crowded outside automatic doors, their puffs of cold breath in the frosty air, as always. But that might have been the only thing that remained the same for this year’s Thanksgiving weekend shopping. Several retailers opened early, offline merchants capitalized on Cyber Monday and even the sales figures broke with tradition: Black Friday Total [...]
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It’s the first full week of the December, which means the holiday season is now in full swing. In between all of the hustle and bustle that comes with this time of year, you may also want to take some time to relax. What better way to do so then to watch one of the [...]
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In America, Thanksgiving makes us think of fall, family, football and, of course, a big holiday meal with turkey and all the trimmings. But this Thanksgiving, no matter where you are, heed our warning – stay away from “stuffing!” We’re talking about email “stuffing,” of course – when you try to cram way too much [...]
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Small Business Saturday happens on November 30. For the third year in a row, American Express is encouraging consumers to “Shop Small” and support local establishments in their communities during the holiday season instead of shopping at big chain retailers. Consumers spent $5.5 billion at small businesses on this day last year. 67% of consumers [...]
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Don’t look now, but it’s November. Yes, already. Thanksgiving is two weeks away. How did the holidays get here so fast? If you haven’t been to our Holiday Inn, you might not be fully prepared. Don’t panic. We have 12 free gifts to help you launch the best holiday campaign ever, and they’re all waiting [...]
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There are a lot of people online who want to donate to your organization, especially during the holidays. So no matter how busy you get this time of year, it’s important to keep your nonprofit visible. Here’s what I had to learn the hard way. Big Mistake. Huge. Before joining the AWeber team in September, [...]
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Mangled, mutilated templates. Spelling mistakes straight out of your worst nightmares. Untimely messaging. The horror! We see a lot of emails come through our inboxes. And we’ve seen a lot of frightening things in some of those emails. Want to hear a good horror story for Halloween? Then watch these frightening tales of the scariest [...]
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Thanks to Julie Jarrett, part of AWeber’s incredible design team, Halloween templates are in your account and ready for you to use. (Don’t have an AWeber account? Don’t worry – we’ve got a template for you to download at the bottom of the page!) Julie’s been creating beautiful email templates for us since May, and [...]
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It’s almost December. No, really. Go look at your calendar. It says September, and that means the winter holiday season is only two months away. Yikes. You’ll have emails to send! Sales to run! Gifts to sell! Shipping dates to make! Are you feeling freaked out right now? Don’t worry. We have all the resources [...]
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It feels like you wrap up one holiday email campaign only to have the next one fast approaching; so goes the life of the marketer. Valentine’s Day is most known for love and romance – do you know how your business fits into this intimate holiday? Whoever you are and whatever you do, we have [...]
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