The Campaign Manager allows you to create templates for coupons using Creatives tab. You can create the following types of coupon templates:

  1. Text Message Coupon: Text message coupons are used to design SMS templates for reminders and issuing coupons
  2. HTML Messages: HTML message coupons are used to create coupon template using HTML code, which are mainly used in email campaigns.
  3. Multimedia Messages: Image coupons are used to create pictures of static coupon codes and offer related information. For example, an image coupon can be designed with the following information: "Use coupon code COU30 to avail 30% off across all products. Offer Valid until December 31st". These coupons can be used in emails, or even attached to HTML coupons.

Creating Coupon Templates (organization and campaign specific)

 The coupon templates created using Creative Assets can be used across various campaigns created for the organization or can be restricted to a specific coupon series.

The organization level coupon templates (or global templates) will be applied to all the coupons to which coupon templates are not configured.

To create coupon templates


  1. On the Campaign's home page, click Creative Assets
  2. In the coupon drop-down box that appears on the top-left of the coupons list, choose the option as explained in the following
  • Choose Global Templates to configure organization level coupon template

  • Else, choose the specific campaign to which you want to create coupon template


In the coupons list field, configure the following

Choose the type of coupon you want to create. Create the coupon and save it as explained in the following sections

Creating Text Coupon Templates

 

Text templates are used for sending SMS coupons. Creative Assets allows you to configure SMS template for reissuing reminder coupons.

Creating coupon reminder template

When customers have not redeemed the coupons issued and if the coupons are getting expired soon then you can send reminders to those customers.

To create a reminder template, use the following procedure


  1. On the Coupon Templates page, click Text Coupons > Reminders


The following screen appears




  1. Type the template message in the box shown in the callout 1. You can make use use of the predefined tags shown in the callout 2.
  2. Type a name for the template in the Template Name box
  3. Click Save

Creating Coupon  Reissue Template

 When a cashier reissues a coupon to a customer using In-Store the coupon will be issued in the format configured herein.These coupons are a plain text coupons and can be sent as SMSs.

 

To create a SMS template for reissuing coupons, use the following procedure


  1. On the Coupon Templates page, click Text Coupons > Reissue


The following screen appears




  1. Type the template message in the box shown in the callout 1. You can make use use of the predefined tags shown in the callout 2.
  2. Type a name for the template in the Template Name box
  3. Click Save

Creating HTML Coupon Templates

HTML coupons are created for using in email campaigns, social apps, brand's microsite, In-Store ans so on. 

A basic knowledge of HTML is required to create templates using HTML.

You can create three types of coupon templates




  1. On the Coupon Templates page, click HTML Coupons
  2. Select the size of the coupon from the 3 available sizes, that is, small, medium and large


Email template creation page appears



  1. Design the coupon in the email editor box shown in the callout 2. Make use the predefined tags (shown in callout 1) for template creation.
  2. Type a name for the template in Template Name box
  3. Click Save to complete template creation

Creating Image Coupon Templates

Image coupons are just images with static coupon codes. The image coupons can be used in emailers, microsite, social apps and so on. Image coupons can be added in two ways


1. Through direct image upload

2. Through an URL


To create image coupon template, use the following procedure


  1. On the Coupon Templates page, click Image Coupons


  1. Select Upload to upload an existing image coupon from your local computer [or] Select Add from URL to upload image from an URL
  2. Upload the images as explained in the following section 

Uploading Image Coupon Directly

To directly upload image coupons from your computer


  1. Create an image coupon and save it in the preferred location in you computer
  2. On the Creative Assets page, click Coupon Templates.
  3. Click Image Coupons Upload.


The following page appears



  1. In the Insert Image box, click Choose File button and upload coupon image.




  1. Click Upload to upload the image.


You can upload multiple images by repeating the step 4 and step 5.

 

Uploading Image Coupon From an URL


Creative allows you to upload images from the web.

To upload image from the web


  1. On the Creative Assets page, click Coupon Templates
  2. Click Image Coupons Add from URL



 

The following page appears



  1. Ensure that that Insert Image is set to Add from URL
  2. In the text box, paste the URL from which you want to upload image



  1. Click Upload