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How to Choose Affordable Postcards

By Kyle Kennedy

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Postcards are enticing for both you and your customer- they are easy and short for the customers to read and an affordable direct mail option for your business! In fact, postcards have the highest response rate of all the direct mail types. Postcards are enticing for both you and your customer- they are easy and short for the customers to read and an affordable direct mail option for your business! Here are some tips for choosing affordable postcards.

4 Key Questions To Ask Yourself When Starting A Direct Mail Project

By Kyle Kennedy

 

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Direct Mail remains one of the most effective ways for you to market your business. It ensures that your target audience sees your message so that you have an opportunity to connect. When you decide to send out a direct mailing, there are a few important decisions that you will want to make.

How to Save Money with Self-Mailers

By Kyle Kennedy

 

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How to Choose Affordable Envelope Mailings

By Kyle Kennedy

 

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So, you’ve finally finished dotting your I’s and crossing your T’s on your direct mail campaign. You’ve spent countless hours carefully collecting data, choosing the best direct mailer for your needs and now it’s time to send it out. Envelopes are often an afterthought – the less attractive, less interesting necessary evil just to get your direct mail into the hands of your consumer.

A Print Buyer's Guide to Binding Techniques

By Erik Haug

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Recently a print buyer from an agency requested a mockup of a side-sewn bound book needed for a presentation. He provided detailed specifications down to the color of thread and the paper stocks required.

When he received the mock-up he realized side-sewn did not match how he pictured the book should look. It turned out what he really needed was a Smyth-sewn book. He had to do the presentation without the correct mock-up.

Like many print professionals, he wasn’t aware of the difference. Whether you are producing a book, brochure, calendar, or pamphlet, it is important to know what options you have for binding together printed pages.

3 Reasons to Try Polywrapping with Your Next Direct Mail Campaign

By Kyle Kennedy

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Polywrapping - you’ve seen it before, usually around magazines and thicker catalogs that have inserts. Did you know that it’s now a great solution for direct mail campaigns? You can even “wrap” promotional items, newspapers or flyers!

Print Ready PDF Files for Commercial Printing - 4 Keys for Success

By Erik Haug

PDFPrintReadyThe portable document format (PDF) revolutionized commercial printing services by making it possible for anybody to supply print ready files, complete with all the text, graphics, and data. The PDF is largely responsible for the rapid growth and popularity of digital printing and print on demand. It's commonplace for printers to receive print ready PDF files for both offset printing and digital printing projects. Equally common is the discovery that the PDF files are not print ready.

What to Look for in a HITRUST Printer

By Kyle Kennedy

 

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Secure data printing is a tricky beast. Keeping up with ever-evolving compliance requirements while still staying on schedule is a handful, at best.

How to Use Emotion in Healthcare Direct Mail Marketing

By Kyle Kennedy

 

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The Importance of Color in Your Direct Mailings

By Kyle Kennedy

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Colors fill our world and (literally) frame what we see. Colors are also key for successful direct mailings. The right color can invoke a mood that harmonizes your campaign, while the wrong color can at best send a mixed message, at worst make a direct trip to the recycling bin.