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12 Days Of Holiday Marketing 2013: Announcing Our Contest Winners!

Posted by Rachel Acquaviva on 01/07/2014

‘Twas a season for giving, and at AWeber we were feeling especially generous. Not only did our 12 Days Of Holiday Marketing site give you tools and tips to help you market your business throughout the season, but we also ran a couple of contests with special giveaways – like a brand new iPad! We’ve [...]


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How Consumers Are Shopping For The 2013 Holidays

Posted by Amanda Gagnon on 12/10/2013

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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Email Marketing Lessons From Classic Holiday Movies

Posted by stevew on 12/03/2013

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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Leave The Stuffing In The Turkey: Why You Shouldn’t Overstuff Your Emails

Posted by Rachel Acquaviva on 11/21/2013

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 2013 Action Plan

Posted by Rebekah Henson on 11/14/2013

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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12 Free Gifts To Save Your Holiday Marketing

Posted by Rebekah Henson on 11/12/2013

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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Holiday Marketing For A Nonprofit? Don’t Neglect Your Online Presence

Posted by Rachel Acquaviva on 11/07/2013

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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The Scariest Things AWeber Has Seen In Emails

Posted by Rebekah Henson on 10/31/2013

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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Halloween Email Templates Are Here

Posted by Rachel Acquaviva on 10/22/2013

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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12 Free Gifts: Your Holiday Marketing Starts Right Here

Posted by Rebekah Henson on 09/03/2013

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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