Direct Mail, Postage, Rich Gebbie, Marketing

How to Save on Postage in 2021

Listen to Michelle Toivonen and Rich Gebbie discuss the upcoming postage increase and the best5 plan to save.…

Find Prospective Retail Customers in 5 Easy Steps

Gather data from all your sources, from your website to your social media channels and organize that for future segmentation and personalization to give your customers the best experience possible. Customers like when it looks like they fit right in with a certain brand or community, so the more you groove your channel content to your customers needs, you will win their loyalty.…

Beginner's Guide, Mail

Beginner’s Guide To First-Class Mail

What Is First-Class Mail? First-Class mail is one of the most popular and efficient ways to send letters and flats. First-Class mail offers speedy delivery. USPS is delivering mail 1-3 days locally…

Data

The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About Data

We all know that data quality contributes heavily to the success of direct marketing campaigns. At least forty percent of your campaign’s success rate is attributable to your data.  Because we…

Easy Steps, Connect, Community, Direct Mail, Informed Delivery, Multi Media, Report & Recommend, 5 Steps, Communication, Marketing

5 Easy Steps to Connect with Your Community Using Multi-channel Communications

Few city governments have the time or resources to run the kind of communications efforts that reach all the homes in their communities. We can help with that! We offer a communication tool that integrates direct mail with social media matching for facebook and instagram, inbound call tracking and Informed Delivery email. This approach significantly increases the likelihood your community will see and engage with your communications. Here’s how it works! …

The Plus Podcast

41: Who is Midwest Direct? An Interview with Sean Gebbie

Midwest Direct is a marketing company that supports organizations that mail, and direct market through mailings, or online using Informed Delivery email, display ads, and social media.  We are nearly…

The Plus Podcast

A New Chapter For The Plus Podcast

Midwest Direct is a Marketing Company focused on mail and direct marketing using the smartest, easiest, and most effective methods to deliver your message. We deliver over 2 million messages every day.…

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…

Mail, Beginner's Guide

Beginner’s Guide to Marketing Mail

What is Marketing Mail?  Marketing Mail is a class of USPS mail that is used for promotional advertising such as advertisements, flyers, newsletters, merchandise, or small parcels.…

Mail

Tips to Keep Your Direct Mail Safe This Summer

Summer means fun in the sun, but it also means heat and humidity which is dangerous to your paper supply. Paper absorbs and gives off moisture until the moisture in the paper and the moisture in the…