Fliers can be an excellent way to get the word out about your offer. There is a reason that you continue to see fliers everywhere in your community and it is simply because they actually WORK.
Naturally, some businesses and services are better suited to fliers than others. For example, services for the home and garden, musician's concerts, shows, entertainment, Gyms, food and restaurants etc.
You will want to avoid using fliers to advertise your website or something with a very specific audience for example...if you are a selling commercial real estate or something in a very specific niche, you would want to choose a different route. But for most services fliers work extremely well.
So to conclude, in these modern times people tend to overlook simple but very effective sales tools such as fliers. I'm here to tell you, FLIERS WORK use them and increase your sales!