Traditional Direct Mail Marketing & EDDM

Looks like the USPS has found something that small businesses actually want with this new program. Many small businesses have been looking for an affordable way to utilize direct mail marketing without all the usual costs. Traditional direct mail marketing ventures have a proven advertising value, which is why it’s crucial that local area businesses strive to combine digital ventures with more classic options like direct mail. We are proud to be a Houston resource for this service it’s been very fulfilling in promoting this service to our clients,” said Carlos deSantos – president and CEO of Catdi, Inc.

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Tools and Tips From Professional Print Designers & Small Business Owners

If you are an amateur print designer or looking to become a professional in the world of design and print, there are many tools out there for you to utilize. But with many of them running up to hundreds of dollars apiece, it can be confusing and a conundrum to invest in a graphic design tool that may not pay for itself. To help, we have listed a few of the more common below. Continue reading

How to Choose a Houston Graphic Design Company

No matter what your needs, the area of graphic design has great importance in establishing a look, creating a brand, and marketing. Whether looking for graphic design in Houston or other area, there are some important things to know. One of the first is that technology, software, etc. is always changing and the best graphic designers are up to date. These include tools such as the Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.), website design tools, and the training to use them all.

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Houston Graphic Design – Consulting Fees and Prototypes

Houston Graphic Design – Consulting Fees and Prototypes

Once a graphic design company has been chosen, the matter of cost can be negotiated. Some firms that do graphic design in Houston may charge for consulting fees to go over your projects, while others will over a free consultation of typically 30 or 60 minutes. Be sure and know what the consulting fees are before setting up a meeting.

Another service a reputable firm will have is the option to create prototypes for your project. This involves the firm researching logos and designs you like, as well as colors, fonts, etc. They will then use this information to create prototypes or mock-ups to present to you. How many prototypes and subsequent modifications should be negotiated before work begins. Once a prototype is agreed on, the graphic design team will finalize by putting finishing touches on it.

Houston Graphic Design – How to Contact Multiple Graphic Designers

If you’d like to get a feel for the timing and cost of a design project, feel free to contact multiple firms that do graphic design in Houston to get prices, portfolios, and all the information you need to get the best fit for your project.

And if you need further help, feel free to contact us  or give us a call.


Why You Shouldn’t go With a Traditional Business Card Company

If in the market for new logos and/or business cards, it can be tempting to go to specialty print shops like Vista or your local office store, but this can be a mistake. The do it yourself approach can save money, but it can also lose customers if your business cards have an amateur look to them, which can result in more dollars lost than it would take to go to a professional graphic designer.

A traditional business card company can take down all your pertinent info and put it onto a card, but only a professional graphic designer can design and improve upon your logos and create a stunning piece of art that fits on a card. Continue reading Small Business Fall Print Special

Interested in finding a great postcard printing special to use for your Fall marketing campaign? has just the deal for you. From 1 December we’re offering 1000 double-sided 4×6 postcards for just $99.99. The very best part of the deal is that these postcards will be printed in full color on premium 16pt Card Stock.

If you’ve always been looking for the ideal opportunity to market your business, now is the time. Our once-off special means you get the marketing tools you need at a discounted price, so why procrastinate? Why should you use postcards as part of your marketing campaign? Well that is simple really! Postcards are a highly effective and extremely affordable direct-mail marketing tool. Postcards work for every industry you can imagine, whether business to business or business to consumer.

A postcard is a quick and easy way to share important information, which requires almost no preparation before being mailed. Start printing postcards and take your business to the next level! A popular marketing tool because they are simple to design and inexpensive to print, they are preferred over other forms of direct marketing media as postcards are more likely to be read by the people receiving them. Your attractive, (not so) costly, well thought out advert does not end up binned along with all the other flotsam and jetsam which tends to flood mailboxes at certain times of the year.

About our postcard printing special for Fall 2013

So you already know that you’ll be getting 1000 double-sided 4×6 postcards for just $99.99 and this is no two tone, cheap quality paper deal. You get full colour prints on premium 16pt Card Stock, which means it’s going to be a top quality, eye-catching solution. Here’s what you do next:

Decide what you want to do with your postcards: Need to advertise a promotion or event? Want to spread the word about your business in your area? Determine your goals before you get the ball rolling.

Design: If you’re interested in the special, but don’t have the time or resources to design your own postcards, we can help you with that as well. We’ve got a team of creative designers who can help design an eye-catching postcard that will grab the attention of your target audience.

Distribute your postcards: By making use of our cost effective EDDM Direct Mail service you can continue your savings and make sure that the audience you want to target are the ones getting your postcards

Not based in the Houston area? No problem! As if full color postcards printed on Premium 16pt card stock wasn’t enough we’ll ship these directly to your door. Free of charge! REGARDLESS of where you live! Whether your business is located in Austin, Los Angeles, or New York these postcards are shipped to you via UPS Ground at no additional cost to you. Now how is that for an amazing offer?

Your custom full-color postcards will be produced on top-of-the-line digital and offset presses that are color calibrated on a daily basis, ensuring you receive high quality postcards with perfect color at an unbelievable price. Which we can mail TO you or mail FOR you. We are not called Houston’s #1 Leading EDDM Provider for nothing. Let us use our experience to benefit your marketing campaign and we can guarantee that you will not be sorry.

Give your business the boost it needs by investing in our postcard printing special for Fall 2012! You won’t be able to find a better deal anywhere else, so contact us to get the ball rolling today!

Contact us to learn more about our postcard printing special!