Here comes a busy Q4, and an October filled to the brim with Halloween festivities and quirky celebrations. Sit down now and plan your content calendar ahead of time! Let this post help to inspire unique blog posts and clear that writers block!
*We hope that this helps you find inspiration to write blog posts, reviews, gift guides of your own, and generally find great Merchants and Retailers to partner with.
Pop Culture Events in October
October 1st = World Vegetarian Day
Unique Events in October
October 5th = Do Something Nice Day
The month of October is filled with Halloween festivities. From National Candy Corn Day to National Carve a Pumpkin Day, and Halloween closing out the month, there are lots of spooky and delicious things to blog about. Online searches are the #1 source of inspiration for Halloween shoppers and 39% of these shoppers plan to make their purchases online. Plan your posts early – posts related to costumes and decorations peak in early October. Online tutorials and party-related searches peak the week before Halloween. Don’t forget to include some of the top search keywords like “Costumes”, “Trick-Or-Treat”, “Pumpkin Carving” and “Halloween Decor”. Let these blog post titles get you started:
Spooky and Sweet Treats
Creepy Halloween Decorations
Fast and Frightful Crafts
Gruesome Halloween Glasses and Garnishes
DIY Candy Corn Garlands
October is also Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Since its founding, the month has been used as a platform to bring attention to the disease, its survivors, and research fundraising. Use this time to blog about causes and charities that are close to you. This can also be a great opportunity to join Merchant programs of philanthropic companies and bolster support for your causes during the holidays! Check out these blog post titles for inspiration.
Cheers To Charity
Charitable Companies That Give Back
5 Companies That Giveback
Helping Around The Holidays
Support Your Causes
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Giving That Matters