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Remarketing with Direct Mail

Remarketing and retargeting are often used interchangeably but there are some important differences. Here at Stannp we’ve seen and over again how Direct Mail Remarketing can delivering fantastic results for our clients; here’s our guide to how it works. What’s Retargeting? The statistics vary somewhat depending on the which study you are looking at, but …

PAF Matching, Postcodes, and Data Cleaning

What is the PAF? The PAF is the Royal Mail Postal Address File, which contains all of the “known delivery points” in the UK, made up off 1.8 million postcodes and over 30 million residential and business addresses. When you upload address data to Stannp.com we automatically clean the data and verify the addresses against the …

Top 10 Benefits of Direct Mail

Here at Stannp we are (unsurprisingly!) big fans of Direct Mail. We’ve seen over and over again how consistently effective Direct Mail is in delivering results for our clients, reaching and prompting responses from customers and prospects. Creating a direct mail campaign is an easy and cost-effective way to boost your marketing and advertising. There are many …

Envelope Size Guide

Are you wondering which direct mail format will suit your mailing? Or perhaps you are confused by envelope formats? Don’t worry, your friendly Stannp team is here to help. Our naked A5, A6 & DL postcards and A5 tabbed greetings cards are a brilliant way of contact your customers and prospects, but sometimes only an …

Gender Roles in Advertising

The new CAP & ASA rules on how gender roles should be portrayed in advertising are in the spotlight at the moment following recent bans on non-compliant TV adverts from Volkswagen and Philadelphia. While these high profile cases generate lots of press coverage, its important to remember that all advertisers have a duty to comply …

Exclusion Filters – Easy Campaign Control

The tech team at Stannp have released a great new update for our recipient filters, allowing you to exclude recipients that have already been sent to from any or all previous campaigns. The Basics; Data Upload The exclusion filter process starts when you upload your data; the choices you make when uploading your data effect how the filters …

The Glossary of Direct Mail

Here at Stannp.com we want to make it as easy as possible for our customers to create and manage their campaigns, and we know that it’s very easy to slip into industry jargon and abbreviations that can get in the way of easy understanding. As well as trying hard to reduce the number of technical …

The Cutting Edge of Direct Mail

The team at Stannp.com like to measure how we are doing across a suite of different indicators, to make sure we are providing our customers with the best possible service. We’ve noticed a recent increase in campaigns where customers have used artwork that isn’t ‘Edge to Edge’, so we’ve decided to update our guidance to …