When it came to paper products, wedding invitations were more commonly used by privileged members of society who could afford fancy engraved stationery. Shortly after World War II, affordable mass-produced wedding stationery allowed everyone to incorporate high-society etiquette into their events. Today, invitations are the No. 1 wedding item shopped for online by brides, and they account for just under one third of online wedding-related purchases.
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August 28, 2012
August 21, 2012
Want to learn a bit about recycling? Here is some interesting information about paper and paper recycling. How NextDayFlyers Recycles: NextDayFlyers purchases and processes a staggering amount of paper and card stock. In creating business cards, flyers, brochures and other print materials for our customers, a considerable amount of scrap is generated. This scrap is [...]
August 17, 2012
Eight simple steps to make sure your business flourishes. 1. Strong offer: Create a powerful offer and consider using that as your headline. Make sure the offer has an expiration date. 2. Emphasize benefits not features: Think about what your product does for the customer and state that clearly on your postcard. 3. Use postcard [...]
July 31, 2012
This neat little portfolio product proved to be a popular prize for our customers and we received hundreds of entries. Although this competition was judged completely randomly, we were incredibly impressed with the quality of work from our lucky winners.
July 24, 2012
The US Postal Service has introduced a fantastic new low-cost direct mailing service for small businesses to target local neighborhoods. Called Every Door Direct Mail (EDDM), the service is revolutionizing the way that businesses direct mail market their products and services. At NextDayFlyers, we have been quick to see the benefit of this service for our own small business customers.
July 3, 2012
It’s a season of BBQs, late nights, and days at the beach, but before you get lost in the euphoria of summer, we have a few tips to help you get the most out of the season of sun and fun. As temperatures rise, it’s common to take your marketing outdoors by putting together an [...]
June 26, 2012
Hello NDF blog readers! My name is Derrick Josten and I am the New Products Manager at NextDayFlyers. Big things are happening here and as the newest member of the team, I’m excited to share a few updates with you. First though, a bit about me! I come to NextDayFlyers with over 11 years experience [...]
June 19, 2012
I started photographing and blogging about our proper English teas, and I called it Lady Sippington. As a designer, it seemed only natural for me to grow artistically in that direction and go into tabletop and home design.
June 7, 2012
I’d like to use this blog post to celebrate some fantastic design work within the spiritual community and to inspire church leaders and marketers to create something exceptional themselves.
May 29, 2012
The following examples of business cards focus on the bold, bizarre, and utterly fabulous. If you’re about to design your business card, look to this list for inspiration.
May 22, 2012
Recently we saw some eye-catching rack cards and postcards come off of our presses. We wanted to learn a little bit more about the artisans behind the creative beauties and were pleasantly surprised on what we learned. The organization that printed the cards is a non-profit called Open Door Art Studio. When we found out [...]
May 15, 2012
Hopefully you all are aware of a contest which we recently held here at Next Day Flyers. During the month of April 2012 we gave away a set of 100 Postcard Portfolios every day. The portfolios serve as great materials for artists, designers, and photographers to leave behind with potential clients. Each portfolio contains 10 [...]
May 10, 2012
An article that lists some of the ways to use DVD and CD insert printing to market your band, business, or yourself. See great examples of how other people have created CD’s and DVD’s for their art and business projects.
May 8, 2012
The business card! That ancient print object that has been hooking-people-up for centuries can be both a thing of simple beauty and a hideous design Medusa that turns all tasteful sensibilities to stone! While I don’t purport to be the world’s greatest design expert, I’ve been in the design and marketing business long enough to [...]
May 1, 2012
What is a sell sheet? Typically, a sell-sheet is similar to a single-page brochure that presents information about your products, company, and the services you are offering. A sell sheet is usually used as a sales tool for sales and marketing people to present their company and the product or service they are selling. Simply [...]