Start here for your best ever holiday season


It's beginning to look a lot like the holidays around here (cue snow, annual traditions and generous amounts of merriment!)


Did you know that Constant Contact can help you prep your small business, organization or non-profit for the holidays? And by holidays we mean Black Friday (Nov. 25), Small Business Saturday (Nov. 26), Cyber Monday (Nov. 28), and Giving Tuesday (Nov 29). But it doesn’t stop there! We’ve got even more tools to get you through the entire holiday season.

We've compiled our best ideas into a simple and effective holiday planning calendar giving you a stress-free way to extend your reach during the upcoming retail and charitable holidays.

Our holiday planning calendar includes four categories: Plan & Strategy, Quick Tips, Offers & Tools, and Product Help. Then, week-by-week we share new ideas featuring straight-forward recommendations for:

• Templates
• Advertising
• Campaigns
• Email Automation
• Promote Your Business
• Offers & Coupons
• Loyalty
• Cyber Monday
• Fund-raising
• List Development
• And more!

From effective ways to increase year-end donations to utilizing an event campaign for your big online sale, to adding value without offering a discount, and crushing Search Engine Optimization (SEO) we put it all out there just for you. (We’ve even thrown in some free, holiday email templates!) Here's a look at it:



You can keep it simple and select a few ideas to implement, or take action on all our strategies to gain the maximum return. We created this awesome holiday planning calendar with you in mind. It’s meant to be flexible, significant and our gift to you.

Organize your holiday marketing efforts in one place so you’ll have time to enjoy that hot cocoa (with marshmallows of course.)