In the world of marketing, there’s a constant debate over whether or not direct mail is a worthy investment. ANS has been in the direct mail business for over 20 years. As a company, we’ve become more innovative and have expanded our marketing tool belt, but direct mail is still the most popular and responsive… Read More Direct Mail Marketing: Old School Yet Effective?
Ramp up your social media efforts with The Business File from ANS. Reach business professionals in your target audience by using our email and telephone files to create a prospective audience, with similar traits to those in your customer file. This file can be uploaded to social media sites and used to target your specific… Read More Social Media Marketing Made Easier
Many wonder about the records in our marketing list data, and some get a little suspicious. They wonder what kind of information we have about them and how we got it. We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions related to our marketing list data and provided answers. Don’t see your question below? Feel free to… Read More Frequently Asked Questions: Marketing List Data
A Scientific Study Today’s world is becoming more and more digital. The change is not just in how information is accessed, but also in how it is presented. As marketing transitions from physical to digital, is it getting better? Are the digital ads replacing physical ads as the most effective strategy? DM News’ article, Direct mail Has a Greater Effect on Purchase Than Digital Ads by Al… Read More Direct Mail vs Digital Ads
USPS’s Digital Mail Program Will Go Nationwide in 2017 Some exciting things are happening at the United States Postal Service that could change your opinion of direct mail forever. USPS currently offers a free service called informed delivery (ID), a service that will soon be upgraded and greatly benefits those who engage in direct mail. As… Read More USPS’s Digital Mail Program – Nationwide in 2017
Spam Keywords Review Spam keywords are a hot topic in the email marketing industry. Lists of which words to use and which to avoid can be found all over the internet, but how do you know a good list when you find it? Tony Williams, a data analyst and email marketing guru with American Name… Read More Email Marketing: Spam Keywords Review
Are the marketing habits your company currently engages in helping or hindering your brand? As with most things, there’s a good and a bad side to marketing habits. In her article, “It’s Time to Put an End to Marketers’ Bad Habits”, Senior Editor Natasha D. Smith discusses how, in marketing, it seems that some companies maintain… Read More Are Your Marketing Habits Helping or Hindering?
Lindsey Lefevor (Account Executive and Social Media Marketer), recommends this article from DM News. I am an ad-blocking millennial, so this DM News article caught my attention. I can honestly say that the author, Perry Simpson, speaks the truth. Annoying pop-up ads on mobile devices lead to misclicks (and wasted money) and autoplay video ads that slow… Read More Ad-Blocking Millennials
American Name Services is committed to the highest standards of email marketing best practices and overall effective ROI. Our clients trust us to provide them with superior service, results, brand name development, and the highest ROI. Because the world of email marketing is fast-paced and constantly changing, we want our clients are kept up-to-date on… Read More Email Marketing Best Practices