Holiday Mailing Lessons for 2019

Modern Marketing

The 2019 mailing year is already well underway. No matter where you find the current state of your own mailing program , our insights below will provide a foundation to improve your mailing practices in 2019.

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Loyalty Programs and Holiday Mailing

Modern Marketing

But this should never act as justification for the “ends justifying the means” of a bad mailing practice. And when it comes to protecting your transactional mail, it is better to be safe than sorry. All inbound mail will be treated with the same scrutiny.

Direct Mail Is Not Dead: Top 4 Ways to Integrate Digital and Direct Mail

Act-On

When thinking of direct mail, you might imagine big, colorful postcards from the local car dealership or the latest advertisements from a mortgage company, all of which end up in the same place: the trash. Knowing this, why would you, as a marketer, want to reach out to customers through direct mail? And while marketers are sending less direct mail and more emails, open rates for marketing emails are steadily declining. Fusing direct mail and email.

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Direct mail vs. print advertising

Direct Response Coach

Long before the Internet, direct mail vs. print advertising was the critical debate among both B2B and B2C marketers. The post Direct mail vs. print advertising appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing. Direct Mail Direct Marketing Print Advertising direct mail print advertising

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How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

sales tech 3 Analytics 1 Direct mail campaigns (3 responses) Content Syndication / Promotion (3 responses) Content syndication / getting content. Enthusem for direct mail, Outreach.io 1How B2B Marketing. is Changing in 2018 Insights on Priorities, Tactics, and Challenges.

10 Ways Email and Direct Mail Marketing Can Complement One Another

Marketing Insider Group

Chances are you can benefit from integrating both email and direct mail marketing into your current marketing plan. The post 10 Ways Email and Direct Mail Marketing Can Complement One Another appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Are you an entrepreneur starting up a new business?

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6 Best Practices For More Effective Direct Mail Campaigns

Radius

But what about direct mail? Contrary to popular belief, direct mail isn’t just a marketing tactic of the past. – Click to tweet. This best practices guide (outlined below) that highlights key points you should keep top of mind when building your direct mail campaigns.

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Yahoo! Mail, AOL, and Verizon Now Support One-Click Unsubscribe

Litmus

Mail, AOL, and Verizon now support one-click unsubscribe, also known as RFC8058. Previously only available in AOL Mail, the one-click unsubscribe standard is now supported by all email clients that are part of the Verizon Media brand umbrella. “It’s This means your subscribers’ anti-spam tools might accidentally trigger an unsubscribe—even though your subscriber never wanted to get off your mailing list. The Verizon Media brand announced that Yahoo!

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Direct Mail and Those Pesky Millennials

Direct Response Coach

The post Direct Mail and Those Pesky Millennials appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing. Direct Mail Direct Marketing GeneralFor as a long as I can remember, marketers have turned themselves inside out trying to adapt to every new generation that comes along.

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Mailing to New Customers and Managing Deliverability Risk

Modern Marketing

As a result, the same question is often repeated to our deliverability operations team: How do we grow our list and mail to new users? Today, I want to focus on the second half of that question: How do we mail to new users. List size is an important metric for many marketers.

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Are direct mail brochures necessary?

Direct Response Coach

So you’re planning a direct mail campaign and you’ve decided to use a letter package – and now it’s time to spec out the package. The post Are direct mail brochures necessary? Copywriting Direct Mail Direct Marketing General This may be counter intuitive for many of you.

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Direct Mail vs. Google Adwords (PPC)

Direct Response Coach

On the surface, Direct Mail vs. Google Adwords seems like an odd comparison. Direct mail is traditional offline marketing. The post Direct Mail vs. Google Adwords (PPC) appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing.

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11 B2B telemarketing mail tips

Biznology

Therefore, what follows are some guidelines and tips for leaving B2B voice mails that drive the desired behavior and/or a return phone call. . Voice mail messages should be no longer than 20 seconds. The post 11 B2B telemarketing mail tips appeared first on Biznology.

Mail Time! Answering Common B2B Online Marketing Questions

KoMarketing Associates

An important capability of an employee at a B2B online marketing agency is the ability to adjust on the fly and be there to offer a helping hand whenever clients might be in a pinch, or simply need some advice.

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Is a direct mail postcard enough?

Direct Response Coach

The direct mail postcard is hot right now. Check your mailbox and notice how many business mailings are postcards. Ask anyone who is considering direct mail, and their first thought is almost always to use a postcard. The post Is a direct mail postcard enough?

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The 5 Types Of Direct Mail Campaigns In B2B Marketing

bizible

B2B direct mail seems to be the hottest marketing channel this year. Direct mail has been effective at Bizible and I suspect it will continue to be effective for a long time coming. Why is B2B Direct Mail so Effective? Sales teams love direct mail.

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Knowing your direct mail break even point

Direct Response Coach

It goes without saying that before you begin to use direct mail, you need to know your numbers – specifically, the direct mail break even point. The post Knowing your direct mail break even point appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing.

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Direct Mail Tip: Make your direct mail offer the centerpiece

Direct Response Coach

One of the easiest ways to improve the response rate of your direct mail lead generation campaigns is by giving more exposure to your offer (or lead magnet). The post Direct Mail Tip: Make your direct mail offer the centerpiece appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing. Copywriting Direct Mail Direct Marketing General Lead Generation

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Direct mails that sell

Integrated B2B

A good direct mail can be worth its weight in gold. Put an attention-grabbing headline at the top of your direct mail in bold text. When someone opens a direct mail, they want to know one thing: what’s in it for me? The post Direct mails that sell appeared first on IntegratedB2B.

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Direct Mail Mistakes – Measure Twice, Print Once

Direct Response Coach

The post Direct Mail Mistakes – Measure Twice, Print Once appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing. Direct Mail Direct MarketingI am not much of a handyman. In my house, if something needs fixing, the go-to people are my wife and my daughter.

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Direct Mail: Dead or Alive?

Salesfusion

The post Direct Mail: Dead or Alive? appeared first on Salesfusion. Email Marketing

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A Two-Tiered Direct Mail Strategy

Direct Response Coach

Which direct mail strategy is better? Frequent mailings to the same audience or fewer mailings (maybe just one) to a broader audience? The post A Two-Tiered Direct Mail Strategy appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing.

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Using Direct Mail to Win More Deals - An ABM Case Study

bizible

One of those ideas, a direct mail campaign to decision makers at open opportunities, paid off big. You’re behind in revenue, but most of the quarter is already passed. Typically, marketing says there’s nothing more that can be done and moves to the next quarter. Not at Bizible!

Direct Mail Postcards – Which side is UP?

Direct Response Coach

If you’re using direct mail postcards in your marketing, let me ask you a question: Which side is the front? The post Direct Mail Postcards – Which side is UP? Copywriting Direct Mail Direct Marketing General Lead Generation

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Account-Based Marketing and Direct Mail

Direct Response Coach

The post Account-Based Marketing and Direct Mail appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing. Direct Mail Direct Marketing Email Marketing General Lead Generation Lead NurturingAre you familiar with Account-Based Marketing? It’s a hot new trend in marketing these days.

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DIY – Do It Yourself Direct Mail

Direct Response Coach

One of the most appealing aspects of direct mail is that you can mail any quantity at any time – all by yourself. The post DIY – Do It Yourself Direct Mail appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing. Copywriting Direct Mail Direct Marketing General Lead GenerationThe direct marketing industry may seem to be dominated by large mailers that send out millions of pieces at a time. But in fact a giant slice of the direct marketing pie [.].

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From Direct Mail to Predictive Intelligence: Riding the Technology Wave

Modern Marketing

Makers of Modern Marketing: Bence Gazdag. Welcome back to the Makers of Modern Marketing at Oracle!

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Mastering Direct Mail Marketing: How To Build A High-Converting Campaign

Radius

As you’ve probably figured out from the title, I’m talking about direct mail marketing. Direct mail has some of the highest response rates and competitive cost-per-acquisition across most marketing channels including digital ones like email, social, and display advertising. Mailing.

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Fulfillment Direct Mail: A Different Way to Look at (and Use) Direct Mail

Direct Response Coach

For the longest time, direct mail has been used as a first-touch marketing channel – reaching out to prospects to generate sales leads, direct orders, memberships, subscriptions and donations. The process typically involves: renting or buying a mailing list, developing an offer that fits the objective, creating a mailer that persuades the prospect to [.]. The post Fulfillment Direct Mail: A Different Way to Look at (and Use) Direct Mail appeared first on McCarthy and King Marketing.

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3 Creative Ideas for ABM Direct Mail

Bulldog Solutions

I’m not here to extol the benefits of direct mail. And today I’m focusing on direct mail–because it's a particularly expensive place to suck. . Luckily, a separate trend is changing the way marketers think about direct mail. Fun direct mail doesn’t need to be expensive.

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Direct Mail vs. Email

Direct Response Coach

Email is faster, easier and cheaper than direct mail. As long-time direct mail guy, I was not an early adopter [.]. Copywriting Direct Mail Direct Marketing Email Marketing General Lead GenerationOn the surface, this seems like a no-brainer.

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Why You Should Rethink Direct Mail Marketing in 2019

Reachforce

By: Brianna Valleksey, Sr. Content Marketing Manager for Sendoso. Marketing Trends

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How To Integrate Direct Mail Into ABM (With Real-World Examples)

Radius

One channel that doesn’t see a lot of traffic is direct mail. At PFL, we’re huge fans of direct mail – it’s the centerpiece of a lot of our MarTech solutions and the centerpiece of our own ABM campaigns. 1) Create a targeted account list for your direct mail send.

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How to create a direct mail test matrix

Direct Response Coach

Testing is the path to success in direct mail. Generally, testing involves just two elements – testing one item against another … such as two different mailing lists, or two offers, or two formats or two messages or two of anything else.

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How To Plan, Execute & Measure a Direct Mail Campaign

bizible

We decided on a direct mail campaign. Direct mail can set your company apart. Below, learn how we planned, executed and measured our most recent direct mail campaign. Next, the marketing team planned out a themed box that would be mailed to each contact.

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My new Kindle ebook on mailing list research

Direct Response Coach

Now available on Amazon Kindle … FINDING CUSTOMERS A Beginner’s Guide to Direct Mail & Email List Research Download it for FREE – until tomorrow (Friday, May 17) We all know the list is the most important part of any direct mail and email campaign.

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Direct mails that sell

Integrated B2B

A good direct mail can be worth its weight in gold. Put an attention-grabbing headline at the top of your direct mail in bold text. When someone opens a direct mail, they want to know one thing: what’s in it for me? And if you want your reader to contact you, make sure the contact is the same person who signs the direct mail at the bottom. Most direct mails won’t clinch the deal – but they can open up a dialog or persuade the reader to find out more.

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5 Ways To Incorporate Direct Mail Into Your Marketing Mix

The Point

Direct Mail is: a) more expensive than email. Yet many B2B marketers continue to be allergic to the idea of using direct mail, simply because it seems such a throwback in our mobile-social-online era. As with any marketing vehicle, testing direct mail is key. Pop Quiz!

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Making Industrial E-mail Marketing More Relevant

Industrial Marketing Today

E-mail marketing to a house list continues to be the top marketing channel for many industrial companies and manufacturers according to Trends in Industrial Marketing 2011 from GlobalSpec. The biggest challenge in e-mail marketing faced by industrial marketers, besides not enough resources, is getting their subscribers to pay attention to their emails when everybody’s inboxes are already overflowing with messages. E-mail List Hygiene.

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Quick Guide To Google Mail Ads

Fathom

One of the latest Google updates reveals the ability to choose from 4 unique advertisement options when advertising through Google mail. Here is a guide to choosing the correct template for your particular advertisement: The post Quick Guide To Google Mail Ads appeared first on Fathom.

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