August Marketing and Holiday Planning

With August now upon us, we enter into the last month of summer. This may be the last chance to take advantage of the beautiful outdoor weather and summer vacations before Fall. If you’re looking for ideas on how to end the summer season with a bang, these tips should help make your business a hot spot in August.

august digital marketing and email marketing ideas

August Marketing Themes:

  • Back to School
  • Travel & Leisure
  • Family Fun Month
  • National Picnic Month
  • National Golf Month
  • Plan for Labor Day
  • National Relaxation Day (August 15th)
  • World Humanitarian Day (August 19th)
  • National Dog Day (August 26)

Content Ideas for August:

Senior Citizens Day

Take this day to show appreciation for the contributions of the senior citizens in your community. You can do this in a number of ways, such as: offer a senior discount for the day, or do a spotlight on the achievements of your senior citizen customers in your next email.

HOW: Add a coupon to offer a senior discount.

Travel and Leisure Tips

August is one of the most popular times of the year to travel. Capitalize on that theme by sending out a newsletter highlighting some of the best places to go and things to do in your area – making sure to include your business on that list.

You can also offer some tips for travel to help reduce stress, make the most of family fun moments, or stick to healthy habitst while traveling.

HOW: Add a “Read More” block to your email to bring people to your website for more information.

Back to School Sale

With a new school year about to start, now is the best time to oer a back to school sale. By adding a coupon to your email, you can incentivize customers to get everything they need from you, before they get it elsewhere.

You can also highlight services you offer that will help ease the stress and anxiety over this transitional time in family life.

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