Tag: direct mail

Calculating The Real Cost of Direct Mail

Filed in Featured Posts, Marketing Ideas on October 18, 2017 by
Calculating The Real Cost of Direct Mail

Direct mail is a harpoon, not a net. It is most effective in a B2B campaign when it is used to reel in a leviathan, not a school of sardines. When most people want to see if direct mail is worth it, they calculate direct mail’s Cost Per Lead, then compare it with other channels. […]

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Here’s Why Batch and Blast Direct Mail Doesn’t Work

Filed in Featured Posts, Marketing Ideas on October 3, 2017 by
Here’s Why Batch and Blast Direct Mail Doesn’t Work

So you sent direct mail to everyone on your list and those big, fat response rates you were promised never appeared? Sorry, but you were sold a bill of goods. The truth is, batch and blast direct mail doesn’t work for most B2B companies. It is a great tool to reach unknown B2C consumers but […]

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5 B2C Direct Mail Campaigns that Killed It

Filed in B2C Marketing, Marketing Ideas on September 7, 2017 by
5 B2C Direct Mail Campaigns that Killed It

Brands big and small love to use direct mail campaigns. Forging an emotional connection with customers and prospects is tricky, and dimensional mail bridges that gap in ways that digital marketing simply cannot. When you want someone to just put down their keyboard and pay attention, you have to send something real– something they can […]

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How We Saw 258% Lift in Nurture Stream Engagement

Filed in Featured Posts, Marketing Automation on May 11, 2017 by
How We Saw 258% Lift in Nurture Stream Engagement

Omni-channel. Multi-channel. Siloed. Un-siloed. These terms get thrown around on marketing blogs so much they lose their meaning. What we mean when we talk about omni-channel marketing isn’t blasting your audience on every channel until they go deaf. We mean smart, orchestrated channel marketing that uses audience behavior, customer data and analytics to respond with […]

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Is Corporate Gifting Working or Not?

Filed in Customer Experience on November 2, 2016 by
Is Corporate Gifting Working or Not?

The holiday season is the perfect time to add direct mail, dimensional mail, and other tactile components to your sales and marketing mix, but how do you track this stuff? How do you know if corporate gifting is working or not? Digital channels are highly traceable, measurable and reportable but what about direct mail? One […]

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DemandGen Partners with PFL

Filed in Marketing Automation on October 27, 2016 by
DemandGen Partners with PFL

We’ve partnered with DemandGen to bring true cross-channel engagement to marketing automation.

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Marketo Loves Direct Mail – and So Do We!

Filed in Marketing Ideas on October 12, 2016 by
Marketo Loves Direct Mail – and So Do We!

Direct mail works with email, it can be personalized and measured. Marketo knows! Check out their post that’s dear to our hearts.

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High-Tech Print: Near Field Communication & Direct Mail

Filed in Customer Experience on September 28, 2016 by
High-Tech Print: Near Field Communication & Direct Mail

Near-field communication (NFC) print technology allows you to embed information into print materials, making them truly interactive. NFC brings print technology into the modern era, making it dynamic and expanding the amount of information that can be shared and the ways in which consumers can interact with brands and services. A tiny tag or chip which […]

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Why Direct Mail Automation is a Must-Have Tool for Digital Marketers

Filed in Marketing Automation on February 24, 2016 by
Why Direct Mail Automation is a Must-Have Tool for Digital Marketers

If your day is anything like mine, you’re swamped. Swamped with emails, phone calls, a barrage of meetings, early morning spin class, soccer practice, date night, that third cousin’s kid’s dance recital. With so much busyness, how do marketers get this crowd to stop, take a moment, and absorb a message that isn’t on their […]

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Direct Mail Reborn: B2B Marketers To Invest More In 2016

Direct Mail Reborn: B2B Marketers To Invest More In 2016

We just can’t get enough of Demand Gen Report’s recent article on the growing role of direct mail in 2016 marketing. Carol Krol, DGR’s Editor-in-Chief, explains that B2B marketers look to increase direct mail’s part in their lead gen efforts due to its novelty when compared to the cramped email inboxes of many potential buyers. […]

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