March SMS & Email Marketing Ideas

Madison Grover

VP of Email Marketing at Arvo Digital

SMS & Email Marketing Ideas For March

March is a month full of potential for marketers, with the transition from winter to spring bringing a refreshing change in consumer behavior and interests. It’s a time to rejuvenate your email marketing strategy with creative themes and promotions that tap into the seasonal shift and various holidays. Here’s a curated list of March events and how you can weave them into your email marketing campaigns.

March Monthly Observances

  • Women’s History Month: Celebrate the contributions of women in history and today. Feature products created by women, share stories of female leadership within your company, or partner with women-led organizations for special promotions.

  • National Nutrition Month: With spring renewal, focus on health and wellness. Highlight nutritional products, share healthy recipes, or offer tips on maintaining a balanced lifestyle.

Other March Themes

  • March Madness (NCAA Basketball Tournament): Engage sports fans with bracket challenges, promotions tied to game days, or themed merchandise.

  • Spring Break: Offer travel deals, vacation essentials, or “staycation” ideas for those spending their break at home.

Key Dates and Events

March 8 – International Women’s Day

Celebrate women’s achievements and advocate for gender equality. Send emails that honor influential women, offer special discounts on women-centric products, or promote events supporting women’s causes.

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March 10 – The Oscars

Roll out the red carpet for your email campaigns on the night of the 96th Academy Awards. Celebrate cinematic excellence by creating themed promotions, offering discounts on movie-related products, or engaging your audience with Oscar prediction contests and movie night essentials. It’s a perfect occasion to connect with film enthusiasts and offer a glamorous twist to your marketing efforts.

March 14 – Pi Day

A day for math enthusiasts and pie lovers alike. Offer discounts that play on the number π (3.14), promote pie-related products or host a fun pie recipe contest.

March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day

Go green with your email campaigns. Offer special deals on green products, share themed recipes or crafts, or send out invites to St. Patrick’s Day events.

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March 20 – First Day of Spring

Celebrate the arrival of spring with emails that refresh and inspire. Promote spring collections, share spring-cleaning tips, or offer discounts on outdoor and gardening products.

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March 22 – World Water Day

Highlight the importance of freshwater and advocating for sustainable management. Share how your products or business practices support water conservation, or partner with a charity focused on water issues.

March 31 Easter (Date Varies): 

Celebrate with emails that capture the spirit of renewal and joy. Highlight Easter-themed products, offer special promotions on gifts and chocolates, or share ideas for festive family activities and meals. It’s a great opportunity to connect with your audience through themed content that reflects the warmth and hope of the season.

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March offers diverse opportunities to connect with your audience. Whether it’s by celebrating women’s contributions, embracing the mathematical wonder of Pi Day, going green on St. Patrick’s Day, welcoming spring, or focusing on sustainability for World Water Day, there’s a wealth of themes to craft engaging and relevant email marketing campaigns. Use these ideas as a springboard to infuse creativity and seasonal relevance into your March emails, driving engagement and sales.

If you’re eager to dive deeper and explore how these strategies can be tailored to fit your unique goals, we’re here to help. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Let’s connect and discuss how we can transform your email marketing dreams into impactful realities. Your goals are our passion, and together, we can craft an email marketing plan that not only resonates with your audience but also drives your business forward. Contact us today, and let’s start a conversation that could redefine your email marketing success.

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