A delicious, home-cooked, 5-week menu to inspire your holidays
and grow your business
- Week 1 Scrumptious starters + customer onboarding
- Week 2 Scintillating sides + integrations
- Week 3 Enticing entrées + making the sale
- Week 4 Delicious desserts, retention
- Week 5 Curious cocktail, celebrating your customers, and a fireside chat with Ann Handley
Every week, get new holiday-themed recipes from your favorite marketing influencers — and pair them with ActiveCampaign automation recipes that help your holiday season run more smoothly.
Top it all off in a December 9th fireside chat with Ann Handley, and a full digital cookbook for the holidays.
A five course meal, created by the marketing influencers you love...
Kick things off with Suki Fuller’s avocado fries, down a bowl of Doug Kessler’s chicken noodle soup (his mom’s recipe), and wash it all down with Andy Crestodina’s slow-cooked cinnamon apple cider. Every week, check back for another scrumptious holiday recipe from the marketing influencers you know and love.
Anita Campbell — Awesome Cranberry Orange Relish
Meagan Eisenberg — 24-hour Salad
Tricia Miller — Uncle Walt’s Turkey Stuffing
Barry Moltz — Sweet Potato Casserole
Leela Srinivasan — Braised Red Cabbage with Apples
John Watton — Christmas Carrots
Melinda Emerson — Baked Macaroni and Cheese
Rieva Lesonsky — Mimi's Marvelous Latkes
Michaela Alexis — Macaroni Pie
Mathew Sweezey — White Christmas Chili
Nkem Nwankwo — Turkey in a Smoker
Dhruv Vats — One Pot Healthy Moong Dal Khichdi
Ivana S. Taylor — Serbian Cheese Pie
Jason & Nicole VandeBoom — VandeBoom Chili
Mark Masters — Gammon in Coca Cola
Heidi Cohen — Fruit Junque Adapted by Elaine Cohen
Joe Pulizzi — Grandma Pulizzi's Italian Dressing
Jay Baer — Grammy’s Peanut Blossoms
Cathy McPhillips — Cheesecake
Laura Gassner Otting — Thumbprint Cookies
Lee Odden — Coconut Bon Bons
Kerry O'Shea Gorgone — Yule Log
Sydney Lynch — Pumpkin Bread with Brown Butter Frosting
Adam Horsman — Apple Pie by Grandma Ople
Jay Acunzo — Pignoli Cookies
Carla Johnson — Thumbprint Cookies
Tim Washer — Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread
Briana Strauss — Pistachio Baklava
Jon Miller — The Northern Standard & The Modern Amaretto Sour
Andy Crestodina — Slow Cooked Party Cider
Lauren Goldstein — The Perfect Manhattan
Matt Heinz — Pomegranate Rosemary Spritzer
Tim Washer — Holiday Milk Punch
Jason Miller — The Flame of Love
Mark Masters — The South Coast Seaside Slammer
Robert Rose — The New Year
Tom Martin — Spiced Old Fashioned
Ivana S. Taylor — Vrucha Rakiya (Hot Toddy)
Heidi Cohen — Cosmos via Larry Aronson
Maria Pergolino — The Holiday Negroni
...paired with automation recipes for every stage of the customer lifecycle...
Your "starter" is your welcome automation. "Side dishes are your integrations. "Entrées" are automations that push for the sale.
For each course of your customer's journey, there's a free, pre-made automation recipe you can take and use right now.
Lead Magnet Delivery and Deal Creation Automation Recipe
With this automation, you can deliver the lead magnet and create a new deal when a contact submits the email capture form. This is a great way to track a new contact from the beginning of their journey throughout your pipeline.
Calendly: Notify When Contact Makes Appointment
ActiveCampaign's Calendly integration lets you seamlessly add or update contacts in ActiveCampaign whenever a meeting is booked in Calendly. With automations, you can also send contacts personalized follow-up messages (and close more deals faster).
Pre-Webinar Reminder Drip and Post-Webinar Follow Up
How do you remind registrants to attend your webinar? How do you follow up with them once it's over? Automate the entire process from pre-event reminder to post-event follow up with this automation recipe.
Gather Feedback After Purchase Automation
This recipe helps you gain valuable insight from customer feedback by sending an automated follow-up email for your customer to review their purchase.
Birthday and Anniversary Coupon Email
This automation helps you celebrate customers on a specific date, like their birthday or the anniversary of them signing up with you.
...shared in a fireside chat with Ann Handley
With five courses down the hatch, it’s time for the main event. On December 9th, 2020 MarketingProfs’ Chief Content Officer Ann Handley joins ActiveCampaign for a fireside chat to reflect on 2020 and help you plan for the new year.