Postcards are still one of today’s most popular marketing tools. Whether mailed or left on display, the broad range of size choices caters to many marketing messages. Postcards are available in various sizes to fit your budget and convey your message. When mailed, they help your message reach a target audience, they can be mailed using standard methods or using the Post Office’s Every Door Direct Mail (EDDM) method. Postcards are also one of the most popular marketing items displayed in a retail environment and make great marketing takeaways with product or upcoming event information.
Considering the size of your postcard will depend on whether you are planning on displaying your postcard or mailing it. If you are planning on mailing your postcard the size of it will have an effect on the cost of your postage. The Post Office has guidelines for size that will effect the postage amount, these guidelines are as follows:
Must be rectangular, at least 3.5″ x 5″ and .007″ thick, not more than 4.25″ x 6″ and .016″ thick
Must be at least 3.5″ x 5″ and .007″ thick, not more that 6.125″ x 11.5″ and .25″ thick
Must exceed one of the letter maximums of 6.125″ x 11.5″ and .25″ thick and be not more than 12″ x 15″ and .75″ thick.
We also have a wide variety of stock option, coating, and square or rounded corner options that can add to your unique design and help your postcard grab attention. Contact us today for an estimate, we would be happy to help you with your project.