Elaine Omalia

More ideas for your holiday promotions

  • Add some cheerful holiday graphics to your website.

  • Create an online holiday gift guide.

  • Share a story about how something positive came out of the pandemic.

  • Post gratitude posts on Facebook and Instagram once or twice a week during November.

  • Buy one gift one promo – encourage your customers to buy a gift for someone and buy it for themselves as well.

  • Create last-minute gift ideas and let your customers know about them through emails campaigns and Social Media posts.

  • Cyber Monday: Create a 24-hour online sale with free shipping.

  • Giving Tuesday: Give 5% of online sales that day to a worthy cause.

  • Create holiday videos – keep them 2 min or shorter.

  • Offer gift wrapping on Black Friday through Cyber Monday.

  • If you don’t offer Gift Cards, now is the time to start.

  • Start a Loyal Rewards Program.

  • The week after Thanksgiving is an excellent time for business-to-business or service type businesses to give out their client gifts.

  • Don’t forget to add extended hours to your website, Google Business Listing, and Social Media sites.

  • Create a photo contest – when customers make a purchase in-store or online have them take a photo with the product, post it on Facebook or Instagram, tag your business, and then pick a winner! It could last until after Christmas in case their purchase is a surprise. Announce the winner first week of January.

  • Remind your customers that you have curbside and free shipping available on your website and in your social media posts.

  • Create exclusive offers for your current customers.

  • When creating an offer, follow up with a reminder and a last chance email and post.

  • Your offer should include a strong headline, short content, and interesting photo and a call to action.

Need help creating your holiday marketing email, social media posts or website updates? Connect with us today! Happy Holidays!