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
Will the US Postal Service Fail? The US Postal Service is increasingly in the news, with media and citizens wondering if it will survive in this technology-driven era. The ‘New Yorker’ recently published a piece about the Postal Service being irrelevant in the public eye and implied that the USPS will fail. Direct Marketing News… Read More Will the US Postal Service Fail?
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
True or False? In 2015, over half of email “opens” were on mobile devices. According to DM News’ recent article, the answer is true. Are your email campaigns mobile friendly? If not, you may want to reconsider. Learn more here: http://bit.ly/FruitfulEmail
The other day I came across DM News’ article, “Your Buyer Has a Name” and it got me thinking. A lot of marketers know the importance of creating a customer persona for their consumer product or services, but what about those marketing to businesses? Data shows it’s equally important. As the article states, “Companies that exceeded their lead… Read More B2B Marketing: How to Create a Customer Persona