Image Maker Graphics Post Cards have shown to boost sales, when tied with a central marketing campaign, up to 49%. Create a central theme and develop a message to support the theme. Try tying the campaign together with a common color, logo and message that complement each other. The logo should be simple, striking and recognizable. Choose images for your post card that ties to your theme and the nature of your business to help solidify your message.

The following is a list of twenty uses for post cards, by no means a complete list, but a little something to get you thinking. Post Cards Work!

1. Direct Mail

2. Website Promotion

3. Pre-Mailer/Follow-Up Cards

4. Trade shows and Event Promotions

5. Hand-Outs

6. Self Promotion

7. Portfolio Samples

8. Thank You Notes

9. Greeting Cards

10. Invitations

11. Appointment Reminders

12. Insert into outgoing mail (invoices, accounts payable)

13. Moving notice

14. Bag stuffers

15. Free on front counter

16. Insert into trade magazine, glossy magazines or newspapers

17. Prospective customers

18. Gift Certificates

19. Mini Newsletters

20. Announcements/Sales Promotion

Stock Images, What are they exactly?

Stock images are photographs, illustrations and multimedia clips that have been created by professional photographers/designers for use in a variety of media. Stock photography consists of existing photographs that can be licensed for specific uses. Book publishers, specialty publishers, magazines, advertising agencies, filmmakers, web designers, graphic artists, interior decor firms, corporate creative groups, and other organizations utilize stock photography to fulfill the needs of their creative assignments. (more…)