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"You can lose 13 pounds in next 2 weeks without dieting. Call me today at 123-4567 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll prove it to you."
3. Always send postcards by First Class Mail. It costs only 21 cents in US. To qualify for this special 21 cent postage rate, your postcard must be at least 3 1/2 inches high by 5 inches long but not over 4 1/4 inches high by 6 inches long.
IMPORTANT: Use a real 21 cent postage stamp. A postcard sent with a real stamp generates more replies than same postcard sent with postage applied any other way.
TIP: Get self-adhesive rolls of 100 stamps and use them with automatic dispenser sold for about $15 in most office supply stores. It makes job of putting stamps on your postcards quick and easy.
EASY TO PRODUCE
You can have your postcards professionally printed by a print shop or print them yourself on your computer.
One cost-effective method when using your computer is to print 4 postcards on an 8 1/2" x 11" sheet of standard index stock paper. Then cut each sheet into quarters to produces four 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" postcards. 100 sheets will produce 400 postcards for about 1 cent each.
For small quantities print your postcards individually on 4" x 6" blank index cards available from any office supply store.
Personal message postcards are simple and inexpensive to use. They achieve almost 100 percent readership and generate a high rate of response. Use them next time you want to drive traffic to your web site or generate sales leads for a very low cost.
Bob Leduc retired from a 30 year career of recruiting sales personnel and developing sales leads. He is now a Sales Consultant. Bob recently wrote a manual for small business owners titled "How to Build Your Small Business Fast With Simple Postcards" and several other publications to help small businesses grow and prosper. For more information... mailto:BobLeduc@aol.com?subject=Postcards Phone: (702) 658-1707 (After 10 AM Pacific time)