Thank You Note Templates: How To Write & Examples

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Frequently Asked Questions

How to write a thank you note?
Need to write a thank you note? Here are 3 simple steps to get started:

1. Gather the information you need to know.

Before you write anything, you need to know who or what you're writing about. The more specific you are, the more personalized you can make your content.

Here's our suggestions for writing a thank you note:

Gift description: [description of gift]
Plans for using the gift: [plans for using the gift]

2. Determine the structure of your output.

The structure of your content is just as important as the content itself. The structure of your content is how you're going to arrange the information in the content to make it easier for the readers to read and understand.

Thank the reader for their gift
Describe how you plan to use the gift
Tell them how much it means to you that they gave you this gift
Sign off with a warm closing

3. Write the content or use Copy.ai to help you get started. Once you have your structure down, you can start writing the content.
3 Examples of a thank you note
Example:

Dear [name],

I just wanted to express my gratitude for your gift, which was very thoughtful. You're so kind to think of me at all, and I'm so glad you did. I can't wait to start using it!

Thank you for being such a good friend and for always making me feel like you have my best interests at heart. I really do appreciate it.

Take care,

[name]


Example:

Dear [Recipient],

Thank you so much for the [gift description]. I can't wait to use it!

I'm looking forward to [plans for using the gift]. It's such a thoughtful and generous gift—and it means so much to me that you thought of me when you were making your decision.

I hope you have a great day, and please feel free to reach out if there's anything else I can do for you.

Best,

[Your name]


Example:

Dear [reader name],

Thank you so much for the [gift description]. I can't wait to use it!

I'm so glad we have the opportunity to connect over [activity].

It means so much to me that you thought of me when choosing this gift. Thank you so much for your thoughtfulness!

Best,

[Your name]
Why should you write a thank you note?
1. Writing thank you notes is a way to show your appreciation for someone's thoughtful gesture.

2. It's also a way to make a good impression and keep your name in front of people who may be able to help you in the future.

3. Finally, taking the time to write a thank you note is a sign of respect and good manners.
Who needs to write a thank you note?
-A boss
-A co-worker
-A teacher
-A student
-A parent
-A neighbor
-A business associate
-A doctor
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1
Enter what you need to write
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2
Give Copy.ai a bit of context
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3
Sift through the results
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4
Edit, polish, and publish
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