Direct Mail Offers What Other Marketing Methods Can’t

By | June 20th, 2017

Technology has changed the world, and the world of marketing. There isn’t any disputing that. The capabilities and new avenues of marketing from email, to video and even social media marketing are all valuable marketing avenues. Yet for all the glitz and glamour that comes with technology and digital marketing, there is still no replacement […]

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The Benefits of Direct Mail Campaigns

By | June 19th, 2017

In a world of digital marketing, many believe that direct mail campaigns have become prosaic. The truth is that the constant influx of emails and social media and the ease with which these can be sent (and deleted) has left our mailboxes rather empty. The same consumer that cringed when their mailbox overflowed with ads […]

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Father’s Day vs. Mother’s Day in the Marketing Arena

By | June 17th, 2015

Different audiences respond to different touches and triggers when it comes to marketing. You can have the best list in the universe, but if you don’t reach your target at the right time with the right message, your marketing campaign won’t generate the desired results. Father’s Day, which is just around the corner, is a […]

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Shift Your Automotive Marketing into High Gear

By | April 30th, 2015

The way consumers want to engage with the automotive market is evolving—in the past, people would visit on average seven dealers to do their shopping and research; now its 1.2. For example, customers want to know all the facts before even walking into a dealership. They want to do all their research up front. Sending […]

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April Fools Marketing is No Joke

By | March 31st, 2015

There is no better day to have a little bit of fun with your customers than on April Fools’ Day. Many companies do April Fools’ publicity stunts—who doesn’t love Google’s hijinks? It’s not too late to have some fun this year, especially if you’ve been building a good email marketing list. The key to a […]

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Why Rent or Buy an Email List?

By | February 13th, 2014

Why Rent or Buy an Email List? When it comes to email marketing, you may have heard that renting or buying email lists is always a bad idea. In the early days of email marketing that was true—recipients were quick to flag emails they weren’t expecting as spam. But much has changed in the world […]

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4 Steps to a Cost-Effective Direct Mail Campaign

By | February 4th, 2014

4 Steps to a Cost-Effective Direct Mail Campaign Direct mail is, and always will be, a great way to prospect—and land customers. If you do it right, you can get up to a six percent response rate. That is, if you do it right. Doing direct mail right means you’ve developed a message and offer […]

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Vistaprint Survey Sheds Light on Small Business Marketing

By | December 17th, 2009

VISTAPRINT, December 10, 2009 – The Netherlands based company, Vistaprint, has published a recent survey of 300 small businesses on their marketing methods and outlook. The survey is available online at the Vistaprint Small Business Blog. Focus on Small Businesses The survey was conducted on small businesses where the respondents were self-reporters. Respondents had to be […]

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Mailing List Management Service Announced by Pitney Bowes

By | December 2nd, 2009

STAMFORD, CT – On November 30, 2009, the Pitney Bowes company announced a new online list management service for organizations that either use direct mail infrequently or who send mostly a small volume of direct mail. Primarily targeted for small businesses, the new service is called AddressRightNow.The AddressRightNow platform is used to update mailing lists based […]

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German Direct Mail Opt-In Law Worries Marketers

By | November 12th, 2009

GERMANY – On September 1st 2009 the new direct mail opt-in law goes into effect in Germany.  This new law has caused the entire European marketing and data industries to become concerned – similar laws could soon come to the UK. Although the new changes don’t prevent direct mail marketing literature from being sent to […]

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