Holidays are when the marketing team buzzes with ideas to leverage the festive occasion and boost engagement. It shows your commitment to serving your customers with the right email while they are in a shopping spree mood.
So, put your creative cap on and tag along as we cover the 9 best holiday email examples we created at Mailmodo to help you design your next holiday campaign.
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Independence day email: 4th of July
Independence day is all about celebrating the country's freedom, showing patriotism, and unity. People celebrate by barbecuing in the backyard, enjoying the fireworks, and attending baseball games
The emails for 4 July are distinctive as the color scheme revolves around red, blue, and white with U.S. flags and other patriotic props. Some of the email ideas for 4 July include - sharing an exclusive gift card, sending warm greetings, or running giveaways a few days before the holiday and announcing the results on 4 July.
Want to bring more engagement? Try adding interactive email widgets such as quizzes, as displayed in the GIF. Mailmodo's no-code template editor makes adding quizzes and other interactive widgets easy for higher engagement. The quizzes invite people to engage as it creates a feeling of competitiveness and builds excitement.
Customize this 4th of July quiz email template by Mailmodo
4th of July email subject lines
Celebrate Independence Day with free shipping on all orders
Enjoy this freedom day with our mega summer sale
We saved our best sales for this day. Check it out
These amazing 4th July deals will excite you
Labor day email: 5 September
Labor day is all about celebrating and recognizing hard work and commitment. Besides this, it also highlights the end of summer, back-to-school days, and the beginning of fall. So, this holiday has more than one idea to celebrate and bring more sales.
The most prominent ideas are labor day sales, summer-end deals, emails showing the work by the labor class, or upcoming fall collection promotions.
This email promotes labor day sales using bold typography and visually appealing images. The images and creative typography attract eyeballs giving a glimpse of what the readers will get if they opt for the deals.
Customize this labor day email template by Mailmodo
Labor day email subject lines
Want up to 20% off and free shipping? You got this!
It's Labor day. Our clearance sale is live now!
Fire up the grill and celebrate Labor Day with Us!
Halloween email: 31 October
Halloween is among the most enjoyable holidays as it's the only time people get to wear customers imitating their favorite characters and enjoy ghost-shaped treats, cookies, pumpkin hats, etc.
The holiday comes with many ideas to boost sales, including a Halloween trivia quiz, running sales on Halloween costumes, creating a Halloween consumption guide, sharing recipes from ghost-shaped cookies, and so on.
The Halloween email design often consists of brown, red, and black color themes highlighting the spookiness of the holiday. This email is a good example, as the colors, props, and images all point toward Halloween.
Customize this Halloween email template by Mailmodo
Halloween email subject lines
Get spooky with our Halloween-themed costumes @15off
Bring the Halloween spirits with these recipes
See these spooky savings for Halloween
Boo! A Halloween treat for you!
Haunt your own house this Halloween with this collection
Thanksgiving email: 4th Thursday of November
This holiday shows gratitude and appreciation for the past year's blessing, harvest, and people. It's a great opportunity to show your brand's value and build stronger relationships with customers by thanking them for their loyalty.
You can also give exclusive discounts and offers to the most valued and frequent customers and make them feel special.
Here is an example of how you can send a personalized thankyou note to your valuable customers this Thanksgiving day.