Trigger Data- Targeting the Right People at the Right Time

Think of everything that goes into executing a direct mail campaign. Copywriting, editing, graphic design, segmenting and/or updating a mailing list, paying for print and postage. It’s a lot!  It would be a shame to spend so much time and money on a direct mail campaign for your mailers to get ignored by your recipients. [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|Data Lists, Direct Mail, Direct Marketing, Lead Generation, Sales People|

Don’t Use Any Data, Use Prescreened Data

Yes, this is another blog post about the importance of quality data in direct mail marketing.  Before you close this tab on your browser, hear us out.  This isn’t a post about any data.  This is about prescreened data. What is prescreened data? Prescreened data is a powerful tool in direct mail.  It’s more targeted [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|Data Lists, Direct Mail, Direct Marketing|

Direct Mail Trends for 2017

We’re sure many people are surprised to see that direct mail is still a popular and effective advertising method in 2017.  It continues to generate millions of dollars in revenue in a world of Apple watches and hoverboards!  Here are a few trends we expect will dominate direct mail this year that will optimize campaigns [...]

By | January 16th, 2017|Data Lists, Direct Mail, Direct Marketing, Advertising|

Revisiting Your Mailing List

We can’t stress the importance of having a top quality mailing list for direct mail marketing. It’s essential for your campaign’s success. After having purchased a list and executing your campaign, you may be wondering what to do with it. You may wonder, can I use it again? Should I use it again? The answer [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|Data Lists, Direct Mail, Direct Marketing, Bulk Mailing, Email|

Direct Mail for Different Industries

There isn’t a one-size-fits all direct mail strategy that works for every industry.  Of course there are some qualities of a successful campaign that apply to any industry, such as having a solid mailing list, strong copy, and an enticing offer.  Read on for best practices for three different industries: travel/hospitality, finance, and healthcare. Travel/Hospitality [...]

By | December 9th, 2016|Data Lists, Direct Mail, Direct Marketing|

Avoid “Do Not Call” Lists and Spam Filters With Direct Mail

We live in a world where everyone is glued to their smartphone.  People wait in line for hours outside of Apple Stores when a new iPhone has been released, and studies estimate that people spend between 4 to 5 hours on their phone each day.  This might lead you to think that phone calls and [...]

By | November 22nd, 2016|Data Lists, Direct Mail, Email|

The Perfect Marketing Blend

Think of marketing like cooking.  Any cook knows that you can’t make a recipe without the right blend of ingredients.  In direct mail marketing, your “ingredients” are your data list, offer, creative, and print &mailing .  Each ingredient is needed for the perfect marketing blend that will generate leads and drive sales. The first ingredient [...]

By | November 11th, 2016|Data Lists, Direct Mail, Direct Marketing, Bulk Mailing, Email|

Purchasing A Direct Mail List

As you likely know, your mailing list is the foundation of your direct mail campaign. It’s impossible to run a cost-effective and successful campaign without a solid, accurate list. Finding the right list isn’t an easy task.  If you search “buy direct mail data list” on Google, you’ll see pages upon pages of listings and [...]

By | November 4th, 2016|Data Lists, Direct Mail, Direct Marketing, Bulk Mailing, Email|

Testing the “We” In Your Marketing Materials

You have spent hours, days, maybe even months perfecting your marketing materials. You have different pieces geared toward different audiences. But are these pieces truly focused on ‘them’ or have you fallen victim to creating materials that are full of ‘we?’ Most of your target audiences only care about how you can help them solve [...]

By | January 21st, 2014|Uncategorized, Direct Mail, Mortgage Marketing|

3 Tactics to Keep from Losing Your Customers to Trigger Leads

You just started working with a new customer and already they are getting calls and direct marketing pieces from your competitors trying to undersell you. While the enemy may seem to be your competitor, the real culprit is the trigger lead. When you pull someone’s credit, the credit bureau may sell your borrower’s information to [...]