EDDM Do It Yourself Guide
Every Door Direct mail is a new way for large or small businesses to reach every household within a given area without having to purchase a mailing list. From the smallest of towns to the largest of cities, your reach is potentially limitless.
- Announcing new store openings, special events, sales, and any other event that is aimed to increase sales.
- Save money on mailing lists and ink jet costs
- Total control over when your postcard drop in the mail
- Mail without a Postage Permit. Up to $450 in savings alone.
- Larger format postcard size are proven to demand an increased response from mail recipients.
Step 1: Obtain a Permit
A mailing permit application is required in order to mail your EDDM campaign with the USPS. You can download the application in PDF form directly from the USPS website. After filling out the application, take it to your local Post Office for processing.
Step 2: Register for a Business Account at the USPS website
If you already have a USPS® business account please log in to the Business Customer Gateway. Otherwise, you'll need to create a USPS business account through the Business Customer Gateway.
If you need help with this process, download the Every Door Direct Mail User Guide. PDF
Step 3: Define Your Reach
You've filled out your Permit application, you've created your USPS online account, now you're ready to determine your target area.
With our proprietary Every Door Direct Mail map reach app, you can easily search and add a multitude consumer and business addresses within any zip code across the United States.
To get started, jump on over to your EDDM Map app.
Step 4: Design Or Let Us Design Your Postcard
Producing an engaging postcard design is critical. The larger the card size, the higher the response rate. A professional intelligent design combined with a large card size.
Call 866.885.4468 to speak with a EDDM specialist about designing your postcard.
Step 5: Let Us Take It From There
You completed all the steps above. Now it's time to place your order! If this is your first time creating an EDDM campaign, we recommend you call 866.885.4468 to speak with one of our Every Door Direct Mail specialists.
Give us a call at 866.885.4468