Deliver the right message to the right target for the best results. Americans spend over $528 billion annually in response to direct-mail marketing. If you want to reap your share of those profits, you've turned to the right place. With hot new marketing ideas and a fresh twist on old favorites, this book is a one-stop solution for small-business owners. In fact it's the only direct-marketing book that covers the recent anti-spam laws, cell phone telemarketing regulations and the National Do Not Call Registry. Inside you'll find: The four critical components of direct-marketing-the target, the message, the vehicle and frequency/timing - and how to get the maximum advantage from each Treid-and-true direct-marketing methods like postcards and newsletters - and how to tailor them to today"s marketplace New, high-tech direct-marketing techniques that stay within the law-but generate response beyond your expectations Insider tricks to using out-of-the-ordinary methods - like sweepstakes, contests and more-to your best advantage How to develop, plan, implement and evaluate an entire direct-marketing campaign with lower costs and higher returns than you ever dreamed possibleLautenslager, Al is the author of 'Entrepreneur Magazine's Ultimate Guide To Direct Marketing How To Deliver The Right Message To The Right Target For The Best Result', published 2005 under ISBN 9781932531718 and ISBN 1932531718.