Marketing, Data, Beginner's Guide

Beginner’s Guide to Direct Mail Catalog Campaigns

Contributing Editor, Charlie Brock Create a Catalog Campaign Integrating Multiple Channels and Get Results Retailers have been using catalogs to secure sales since the early 1800s. Today there is a…

The Plus Podcast, Digital Plus Post, Case Studies

37: Our 5 Favorite Nonprofit Case Studies

In February of 2020, we hosted the CLE Nonprofit Summit here at Midwest Direct. We had a full house and a contingency of live stream viewers. The goal was to introduce proven marketing strategies used…

Mail

Postage: You Have More Control Than You Think

Postage can seem extremely complicated at times, but you have more control than you think. There are many factors that come into play when it comes to postage and where your mailpiece falls. There are…

The Plus Podcast, Data

35 & 36: The Power of a Partnership Data Review; Part 1 & 2

Acquiring data is not the hard part. Making it meaningful, keeping it relevant, and using it to inform your most important marketing decisions is. At CTRAC Direct, a division of Midwest Direct, we are…

Marketing

Direct Mail Color Theory For Nonprofit Organizations

Have you ever noticed that different colors make you feel different emotions? Do Target®’s bright red advertisements give you a sense of urgency? Do McDonald’s® bright yellow advertisements make you…

Digital Plus Post

Find Prospective Students in 5 Easy Steps

Retargeting with Direct MailImmediately begin to capture students who visit your site and target them with an informative postcard and online ads.  No email or home address required! (Yes, we can do…

Digital Plus Post, Case Studies

7 Tools for Successful Marketing in Higher Education

Finding new students for your school or university is mission-critical. Our seven digital+post campaign tools make reaching your prospective and current students in multiple channels EASY. Our…

Marketing

7 Tips For Writing More Engaging Social Media Copy

With each social media platform having its own unique post requirements and audience, it can be overwhelming to decide where to start when it comes to writing social media copy. Although the imagery…