Created with Sketch.
Top Shipping Guides
International Shipping for Beginners: The Basics
Choosing the Right Shipping Carrier
How Can I Save Money on Shipping?
Recent Shipping Guides
USPS Tracking Statuses: The Most Common Ones
How to Ship Cheese with USPS
The Difference Between First Class and Priority Mail Shipping
Browse all guides
How Do I Ship to a College Dorm?
First-Class Package Service: How Can I Get Cheaper Rates?
How Do I Ship Bath Bombs?
Can I Ship Pepper Spray with USPS?
How Long Does First Class Mail Take to Arrive?
How Can I Change My Address with the Post Office?
How Can I Track a Certified Letter?
What is Priority Mail Cubic?
What is the Best Shipping Label Printer?
Browse all questions
USPS Leadership Organization
Led by current Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, here is a comprehensive list of the entire USPS leadership organization, broken up into separate divisions.
Why America Needs the US Postal Service
Shipping is one of the great cornerstones of our nation's economy, and the rise of eCommerce proves America needs the US Postal Service now more than ever.
How to Ship Fireworks (and Do It Legally)
You can't ship fireworks in the United States unless you're a Certified Hazmat Dealer, and even then, you'll be restricted to choosing either UPS or FedEx.
The Cheapest Way to Ship to US Territories
There are lots of carrier choices when you ship to US territories, but USPS will provide you with the best mix of affordable rates and fast delivery times.
How to Ship a Car
Ever wondered how to ship a car? Instead of going with the three major carriers, you'll need to use a freight company that specializes in vehicle transport.
How to Ship Organs for Transplant
Time is precious when a patient's life is on the line, so it is absolutely critical to ship organs to their destination as quickly and safely as possible.
The Strange History of Collect on Delivery
Collect on delivery used to be a popular method of payment at the dawn of eCommerce, in which customers would wait to pay for their products until delivery.
Five Fun Facts About the US Postal Service
You never know when random knowledge comes in handy! Check out these five fun facts about the US Postal Service you can bring up at your next trivia night.
How Packaging Inserts Can Help Build Brand Loyalty
The core of every successful eCommerce business is all about giving customers an experience, and creating branded packaging inserts is an easy way to do it!
How to Ship Mailing Tubes
If you're planning on shipping large paper items such as posters or blueprints, the best way to ship them is to place them in cylinder-shaped mailing tubes.
How to Ship Chocolate
When you ship chocolate, the main objective is to keep it from melting during transit. Learn about how to ship chocolate (and save the most money doing it)!
How to Ship Flowers
Looking to ship flowers to a friend, family member, or that special someone? Learn how to ship flowers and the importance of protecting them during transit.