Youâ€™ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract Direct marketing ainâ€™t what it used to beâ€”itâ€™s better! By Susan Kerrigan-Meany, Published on January 21, 2008 0 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.