April Marketing Ideas

Looking for some fresh ideas to add to your marketing efforts? Here’s our list of April Marketing ideas to try: 

7 Social Ideas to Post

  • Tell a joke on April 1 for April Fools Day, but be kind.
  • Show pictures of staff and their siblings on National Siblings Day on April 10.  
  • Spotlight staff pets on National Pet Day on April 11. 
  • Wish everyone a very Happy Easter on April 17
  • Ask about your audience’s favorite flowers and plants in honor of Lawn and Garden Month.
  • Spotlight how your employees serve the community during National Volunteer Week from April 17 to April 23. 
  • Showcase one of your business superheroes on Superhero Day on April 28.

 

6 Promotions to Try

  • Have a spring cleaning sale and discount overstock or outdated items. 
  • Give a discount to medical professionals on World Health Day on April 7.
  • Drive in-store traffic with a % off or free gift on rainy days  
  • April Showers Bring [Insert Your Sale Here]
  • Look What’s Bloomed: [New Service/Product]
  • Hop on Over to Get [Freebie Here]

 

5 Things to Plan

  • Have a recycling drive or plant a tree in honor of Earth Day on April 22.
  • Host an Easter Egg Hunt or Spring party. 
  • Let employees bring their children to work on April 28 for Take Your Child to Work Day
  • Donate to a charity like Autism Speaks for Autism Awareness Month.
  • Take a photo of your admin with the flowers you brought on Administrative Professionals’ Day on April 27

 

4 Quotes to Inspire

  •  “April is the kindest month. April gets you out of your head and out working in the garden.” – Marty Rubin
  • “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” – Robert Louis Stevenson
  • “Despite the forecast, live like it’s spring.” – Lilly Pulitzer
  • As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night will never cease.” Genesis 8:22

 

3 Team Activities to Consider

  • Spring clean the office. Give employees a new office supply or desk treat at the end. 
  • Have a Scrabble contest at the office on National Scrabble Day on April 13.
  • Volunteer as a team the week of National Volunteer Week, April 17 – April 23.

 

2 Blogs to Write

  • Spring Checklist [Enter Your Industry]
  • Put some Spring in Q2 Off With These Tips

 

1 Marketing Tip to Get Done

  • Spring clean your website. Update old pages, optimize your most popular pages, and double-check essential details like hours, contact information, and social media links. 

 

Hope this April Marketing Ideas list was helpful. Check back next month for a new list for May.