Is Your Address Validation Process Leading to Shipping Damages?

Melissa IN Team | Address Validation, India, Mailing & Shipping | , ,

It’s frustrating when an order is returned not because the customer didn’t like it but because the delivery address was wrong. There are many buildings and streets that share names. There are even a few cities that share names. Did you know there’s a Melbourne in Australia as well as Florida?

The customer may be the one who entered an incomplete or incorrect address but when they don’t get their order delivered on time, it’s your company that gets a bad name.… Read More

Introducing Business Coder for United Kingdom

Blog Administrator | Address Check, Address Correction, Address Quality, Address Search, Address Standardization, Address Validation, Address Verification, Analyzing Data, BusinessCoder, Data Audit, Data Cleansing, Data Enhancement, Data Enrichment, Data Management, Data Quality, Demographics, Firmographics, Global Address Verification, Global Data Quality | , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Melissa is
happy to announce the release of our Business Coder service for UK, where you
can verify, validate, and append firmographics for businesses in the UK.
Originally servicing only the US, our webservice now expands to the UK as one of our more popular demands for business
identification.

Our
Business Coder UK webservice can help provide address cleansing and
verification, along with business verification and appending of firmographic
data.
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jQuery UI and Auto-Complete Address Entry

Blog Administrator | Address Check, Address Correction, Address Quality, Express Entry | , , , , , ,

By Ian Elliot, i-Programmer Author

jQuery UI has a
little-known feature that makes interactive auto-complete very easy. In this
hands-on tutorial we put it together with the cloud-based Global Express Entry
address auto-complete service from Melissa to smooth over one of the biggest
problems in getting users to sign up.

There are many things that
users hate having to do on a website, but they all come down to the same thing
– they hate having to do work.
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Data Enhancement for Operational Purposes

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By David Loshin

In my last post, I introduced the concept of data enhancement as a collection of methods for adding information to a data set to increase its utility, and suggested that there are a number of scenarios where enhancement adds business value. In this post, we’ll look at two examples that show ways that data enhancement can be incorporated into

operational scenarios.… Read More