The Mega Must-Have Marketing Calendar: May 2024


This Month’s Marketing Must: Social Media

Your website is the hub for your business and the foundation for all your other digital marketing strategies. Don’t have one yet? Now’s the time to invest!

86% of consumers won’t buy from a company with a poorly designed website

Source: IronMonk
  • Make sure your website is responsivemeaning it looks great on desktop, mobile, and tablets.
  • Check that your contact information is prominently displayed on your homepage and most other pages on your site.
  • Test a few links and your form fill to make sure customers can easily contact you if they try.

May Marketing & Promotion Ideas

  • Take some time to make sure you’ve responded to all your business’s reviews so far this year.
  • If you’re near a college, offer a special student discount before school gets out for the semester.
  • Launch a customer loyalty program if you don’t already have one to reward your customers and keep them coming back.
  • Consider partnering with a few local businesses for a “block party” to take advantage of nicer weather and get the word out about your business.

Email Subject Line Ideas 

  • Colder Weather but Hotter Deals 🔥
  • MAYbe you should open this…
  • [Name], Major May Savings Across All Services!
  • Calling all moms! Special savings inside…
  • Sneak Peek: What’s Coming Up for Winter

Social Calendar Highlights

📅 May 12 – 👩‍🍼 Mother’s Day

Shout out to all the moms on social media – share a special message, and include a picture with you and your mom, or you and your kids if you’re a mom! #mothersday

📅 May 17 – 🍰 World Baking Day

Bake your favourite dessert for your loved ones, friends or colleagues and show everyone on social media to spread the love. #worldbakingday

📅 May 18 – 🫂 National Volunteer Week

Use this opportunity to showcase how you and your company give back. From food runs to neighbourhood cleanups, the options are endless! #nationalvolunteerweek


(Download your printable May guide here

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Carla Devot-Manoukian

Carla is the Marketing & Communications Specialist at LocaliQ ANZ, working on B2B initiatives with a focus on strategic messaging. Her expertise spans digital marketing, content creation, and campaign management, driving tangible results through a blend of creativity and data-driven insights. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, baking, and building with Legos. With a dedication to details and a genuine passion for local marketing, Carla continuously seeks growth opportunities to further enhance her skills and impact in the marketing field.

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