Foldfactory’s Trish Witkowski Launches Direct Mail Strategy Course at

Visit and search Direct Mail Strategy to preview seven of the 46 videos in the course.

BALTIMORE—March 5, 2014—Trish Witkowski of today announced the launch of her first online course, Direct Mail Strategy, at online education company The course consists of eight chapters and 46 movies, each covering a vital direct mail strategy or concept. The goal of the course is to give direct marketers, designers, print professionals and small businesses the tools and strategies needed to get powerful results from mail.

The Direct Mail Strategy course covers mailing lists, marketing strategies, writing offers, engagement techniques, format options, testing, tracking and measuring results. Useful downloadable exercise materials are provided. The course format is flexible, whereas viewers can choose to watch the course all at once, or pick a topic and watch only what they need at that point in time. provides thousands of online training courses in subjects ranging from software, business and design skills to Web, photography and more. “We’re thrilled that Trish Witkowski is contributing course content to the library, joining hundreds of other industry experts,” said Kristin Ellison, content manager for the design segment at “Her insight on direct mail is invaluable and her passion is infectious. I know our members will find Trish’s course instrumental in helping make sure their next mail piece is both effective and on budget.”

Witkowski, owner of, also added: “I’m so proud of how the Direct Mail Strategy course turned out. Mail is a fascinating topic and a powerful marketing medium, but you can’t ‘just send mail’ and expect results. There’s a strategy and a process involved, and I’m sharing it with everyone.”

Visit and search for Direct Mail Strategy to view sample movies. subscribers have full access to the course starting at $25 per month.

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Trish Witkowski is Chief Folding Fanatic at, and president of Rock the Mailbox. An educator, author, speaker and award-winning designer, Trish has a specialized expertise in creative solutions for direct mail and marketing, and is the curator of the world's most exciting collection of folded print and direct mail samples. Trish is the creator of the FOLDRite folding template system, and has authored many resources, most recently Direct Mail Simplified, and Paper Folding Templates for Print Design. She also hosts a popular weekly e-video series "60-second Super-cool FOLD of the WEEK", and is an instructor at Trish holds a MS in Printing and a BFA in Graphic Design from RIT.