Your October 2023 Content Ideas Are Here!

Your October 2023 Content Ideas Are Here!

Your October 2023 content ideas are here!  With so many events coming up, you can tailor your social media content to resonate with your audience’s interests and values. 

Monthly Themes:

Emotional Wellness Month
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Eat Better, Eat Together Month
Adopt a Shelter Dog Month
Family History Month
Financial Planning Month
Global Diversity Awareness Month
Health Literacy Month
Bullying Prevention Month
Chili Month
Depression Education and Awareness Month
National Learning and Development Month
National Dessert Month
National Pizza Month

Weekly Themes:

10/1-7 – Mental Illness awareness Week
10/2-8 – Active Aging Week
10/3-9 – Animal Welfare Week
10/6-13 – Manufacturing Week
10/16-20 – National Health Education Week

Daily Themes:

10/1: International Day of Older Persons
10/1: National Homemade Cookies Day
10/2: World Architecture Day
10/4: Improve Your Office Day
10/4: National Taco Day
10/5: National Do Something Nice Day
10/5: National Depression Screening Day
10/6: Inbox ZERO Day
10/6: Manufacturing Day
10/7: Frugal Fun Day
10/7: National LED Light Day
10/8: National Heroes’ Day
10/9: Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day
10/10: Face Your Fears Day
10/11: National Spread Joy Day
10/11: National Stop Bullying Day
10/14: National Dessert Day
10/15: National Aesthetician Day
10/16: National Boss’s Day
10/17: National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day
10/18: Day of Unity
10/18: National Chocolate Cupcake Day
10/18: Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day
10/20: World Statistics Day
10/26: National Pumpkin Day
10/28: National Chocolate Day
10/28: National First Responders Day
10/29: National Internet Day
10/31: Halloween

Remember to  actively engage your audience throughout the month to foster deeper connections and a stronger sense of community.  After all, social media is meant to be SOCIAL. 

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Prioritize Your Content Marketing for Success

Prioritize Your Content Marketing for Success

In the realm of business, setting priorities is key to achieving success, and this principle extends to content marketing. Let’s explore how to establish your content marketing priorities and leverage them to support your business goals.

Defining Content Marketing

Content marketing is a strategic approach focused on creating, distributing, and promoting valuable content to engage and educate your customers and prospects.

Content Creation Priorities

To create valuable content that resonates with your audience, consider these questions for every piece of content you produce:

  1. Who is my target audience?
  2. What challenges are they facing?
  3. How can I provide solutions and help them?
  4. Use a clear, strong, easy-to-follow CTA

Addressing these questions guides your content creation process.

Content Distribution & Promotion Priorities

Develop a clear plan for promoting each piece of content. Utilize social media, blogs, YouTube, and email marketing campaigns to amplify your message. Focus on platforms where your primary audience spends their time.  Consider a domino content approach, where you repurpose content to streamline creation and maximize reach.

Understanding your content marketing priorities is crucial for success. By consistently creating valuable content tailored to your audience and strategically promoting it, you can enhance engagement, build trust, and achieve your business objectives. If you need assistance, we can help. Schedule a call today!

May 2019 Content Themes & Holidays

May 2019 Content Themes & Holidays

April’s showers are gone and now it’s time for your business to bloom. Whether you want to grow your list, your sales, or your visibility in the community, the content below can help you plant the seed for a great month in May!

Content Ideas for May

Mother’s Day Sale – Mother’s day is a can’t miss holiday. Make sure to email your audience when this day is approaching, and remind them of everything their mother has done for them. Help them make it special for her by offering sales or coupons for the things she’ll love, or discounts for mothers on the day just for them!

Teachers are the backbone of our education system and don’t get enough credit for all their hard work. Show them that you appreciate everything they do by offering them a discount on this day.

Support the Troops. With Armed Forces day and Memorial day occurring this month, it’s a perfect time to show your support for the troops. How: Start a fundraiser for veterans by adding a Donations block to your emails or offer a discount to anyone with a military ID for the month of May.

May Holidays

2 Brothers and Sisters Day

5 Cinco de Mayo

6 National Nurses Day

7 National Teachers Day

12 Mother’s Day

25 International Jazz Day

25 National Wine Day

27 Memorial Day

May Themes

• Teacher Appreciation Week (6th-10th)

• Nurses Week (first full week)

• National Bike Month

• National Hamburger Month

When it comes to purchases made as a result of receiving a marketing message, email has the highest conversion rate (66%), when compared to social, direct mail and more. [Source: DMA]


May 2019 Marketing & Holiday Planning
July 2018 Content Planner

July 2018 Content Planner

As we enter into the second half of the year, July is a perfect time to reflect and reinforce existing relationships, as well as think about how we can grow in the days to come. What’s your plan to prevent existing customer relationships from melting away in the summer sun? What about a strategy to bring the heat against your competition and gain more customers?

Whether your focus is to engage your existing audience, grow your list, or both, the July 2018 Marketing and Holiday Infographic below should help you keep your cool this July.

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source: Constant Contact 

[Infographic] July 2017 Marketing and Holiday Planning

[Infographic] July 2017 Marketing and Holiday Planning

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Is your marketing heating up for the summer?

If the next few months are your business’s busy season, you’re probably already gearing up for a flood of new customers coming through your doors.

How can you get your new customers to stay loyal all year long?
Repeat customers are reported to spend 300 percent more than new customers.

Make it easier to retain new customers by encouraging them to join your email list and following up with a thoughtful and timely marketing email.

Tip: Use this script if you’re not sure how to ask for email addresses at your business.
Constant Contact’s email templates make it easy to create an eye-catching email in a matter of minutes.

Our Fourth of July template might be just what you need to drive sales this Independence Day:

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Customize the template with your own logo, text, and links to wish your subscribers a happy holiday and bring them back to your business.

Looking for more content ideas?
There are plenty more ideas to choose from in the infographic below. Take a look or download and print the infographic to stay on track all month long.

July-2017-Infographic

syndicated from the Constant Contact blog