Outgrow’s Marketing Calendar 2021 [Top Events + Holidays]
Struggling with your marketing campaigns? Exhausted all your social media campaign ideas? You are at the right place. In this blog, we talk about Outgrow’s top-class marketing calendar! Sit tight as we give some amazing ideas, templates, and much more that you can use to get right back into your marketing game!
Why Do You Need a Marketing Calendar?
Imagine this – you come up with a unique marketing campaign idea for your social media, successfully implement it and poof, now you’re out of ideas??!
To avoid this situation, you need an events calendar in place. This events calendar will be a blessing on days when you run out of ideas and want to ride in on some moment marketing engagement.
So, let’s get started – Outgrow’s marketing calendar 2021!
How to Use Outgrow’s Marketing Calendar?
Outgrow’s trends calendar is a versatile free marketing tool that allows you to view upcoming events, conferences, and important dates way in advance so that you can plan your social media campaigns accordingly.
Here’s how you can use Outgrow’s trends calendar to spruce up your next social media campaign. Head over to the Marketing Trends section by clicking on the Resources tab on our home page.
Click on different dates and events to see a brief description of the event. You can skip to the following months or go back to view events from previous months. You can also choose to have a monthly view, weekly view, or daily view.
Upon clicking on an event you’ll also see interactive content experiences like quizzes, polls, surveys, giveaways, etc. that go with that event.
Check out this interactive experience we built around the Kentucky Derby.
These interactive experiences can also be edited and personalized according to your requirements!
Want to create an interactive experience for your website, newsletter, or social media? Sign up to Outgrow for free and get started now!
Marketing Calendar for Different Content Types
Now that you know how to use Outgrow’s content marketing calendar, let’s give you a glimpse of how you can leverage it!
Once you add an event to your social media calendar or your events calendar from our calendar, you’re all set to plan your newsletter, social media, or any other outreach campaign.
Simply put, you can use all the marketing tips, important dates, conferences, and events to create various types of content and not just social media campaigns. Here’s an inclusive but not exhaustive list of all that you can use Outgrow’s marketing trends calendar for –
1. Blog Ideas
2. Email marketing ideas
3. Webinar ideas
4. Video marketing ideas
5. Ad campaign ideas
What Will You Find in This Marketing Calendar?
Here’s a list of all that we cover in our marketing trends calendar.
1. Events + Conferences
As business owners, networking events are a crucial part of gaining new clients. It is absolutely essential to put your product out there in front of the right audience. Check out some events that we covered in our marketing trends calendar.
We even made a fun contest to go with this super fun date!
Moz Conference was around the corner. So, we created a fantastic speaker poll for MozCon. You can also borrow this idea and use this template to engage your audience the next time you conduct an event or conference.
2. Important Dates
Further, you can use our marketing calendar to get reminders for some significant dates. Today, people are more aware of social issues and problems that plague the world. This has made them all the more conscious of how brands respond to these social issues.
Take Earth Day, for example. You’ll find this event listed on our events calendar on 22nd April.
It is an important reminder to do our bit to save the planet. And so, by celebrating this day along with some company initiatives you can show your community your care for the planet and the world.
We even created this quiz to show in an engaging and entertaining way how Apple celebrates Earth Day.
In fact, why only Earth Day? There are several other dates that have national and international significance like Black History Month, Pride Month, and Equal Pay Day to name a few.
So, what are you waiting for? Start using Outgrow’s marketing trends calendar today and show your community that you care!
3. Fun Dates
All work and no fun make your campaigns a dull place. 🙁
But worry not, we have some absolutely fun events that you can use to prepare your social media campaigns. And by fun, we are talking about Pizzas!
We even made a fun contest to go with this super fun date!
And this is just one of the examples! There are many more fun events in our marketing calendar. Head over to this page, now!
4. Podcast Episodes
For those of you looking for inspiration from some of the leading industry experts, our marketing trends calendar offers that too! Every week we release an episode of our Marketer of the Month Podcast, where we host founders, tech unicorn CXOs, Pulitzer Prize winners, Wharton professors, and Forbes influencers.
So, look out for inspiring podcasts in our events calendar!
5. Product Updates and Webinars
For our lovely community of Outgrow users, we also share product updates and webinars conducted with industry experts. If you want to step up your content marketing and lead generation game, be sure to check out Outgrow’s marketing trends calendar and while you’re at it, might as well, take a free trial?
Now, that’s what we call a comprehensive marketing calendar that is also an events calendar + holiday calendar + social media calendar, and much much more!
Still have your doubts? Why don’t you check out the calendar!
1. What should a marketing plan include?
A marketing plan must be a comprehensive calendar of all the content and information that you wish to offer to your community. It should be a good mix of
1. Informative content
2. Light-hearted content
3. User-generated content
4. Niche content
5. Trending content
And everything that helps you engage with your audience.
2. How do I create a social media marketing calendar?
That’s simple! Just head over to Outgrow’s marketing trends calendar and get started!
3. Can I get reminders about important upcoming dates?
Of course, all you have to do is click on the “plus” icon on the top right corner of the event page and voila you’re all set!
4. Is Outgrow marketing trends calendar free to use?
Absolutely! Outgrow’s marketing trends calendar is a free tool that you can use to get marketing tips, social media campaign ideas, event reminders, and the latest trends. You can also use it to create different types of customized interactive experiences to engage your audience.
You are all set to use Outgrow’s marketing calendar! So what’s stopping you? Go get a leg up on your competitors! And while you’re at it, how about trying a free trial of the Outgrow tool?