List Wednesday - How much undeliverable mail can I expect when I mail to a purchased list?

Dan Anglin, Manager, List & Data Solutions, Modern Postcard

The USPS will tell you that anything within 10% is an acceptable range. It’s simply impossible to keep track of every consumer and business out there! However, check with your list provider on what their “Guaranteed Deliverability” is before you pull the trigger on an order with them.

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5 Benefits of Using Direct Mail Postcards

Steve Cuno, Response Agency

Before you decide not to try postcards, you might want to speak with a peppered moth. In pre-industrial England, the best way for a peppered moth to avoid bird-food status was to inherit light coloring, park on a lichen or tree, and blend in. But as factories arose, the attendant pollution began killing off lichens and blackening trees. Against this changed background, peppered moths with dark coloring suddenly flourished.

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Ask our Experts - How do I increase my response rate?

Keith Goodman, VP, Corporate Solutions, Modern Postcard

Question: How do I increase my response rate?

Answer:  The list is probably the most critical, but assuming you have the right list, the focus falls on capturing their attention, creating a need for the product or service, and then giving an attractive enough offer that you can get them to respond, preferably sooner than later.

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An oldie but goodie – Coupons!

Fred Hernandez, Director of Marketing, Modern Postcard

Given the recent struggles of the economy it’s no surprise that the popularity of coupons is through the roof. For marketers, the question is often not whether to use coupons in their promotions but how to best deliver them.

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Ask our Experts - Is my offer good enough?

Keith Goodman, VP, Corporate Solutions, Modern Postcard

Question: Is my offer good enough?

Answer:  You can ask yourself the same question. Think about it…we are all consumers except for the products we sell. Everything else we buy on the open market and are subject to advertisers trying to influence our purchasing decision.

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I just received my cards the other day and they are awesome! Thank you. I am 100% satisfied with my order.
Mellisa Gill
Hendrix College