Print Basics

Everything you need to know about the basics of printing.


The ultimate guide to print advertising from types to examples

In a world where digital advertising is the default for many companies, print advertising offers a tangible and compelling way […]

Crop marks explained: understanding safety, trim and bleed lines

Crop marks are short lines at the edges of a print design indicating the desired print dimensions. Safety, trim and […]

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Print resolution: how to make images look their best for printing

Print resolution makes the difference between a print that connects with viewers and one that confuses them. A high resolution […]

What is screen printing: an ultimate guide

Screen printing is the technique of pushing ink through a stenciled mesh screen to create a printed design, blending creativity […]

Highh volume outdoor magazines perfect for offset printing

Understanding offset printing and when it’s right for your small business

As a business owner or marketer, you probably already know there are many different types of printing. But how much […]

Marketing materials: branded print materials to promote your business

The ultimate guide to marketing materials from print to digital

Let’s think about marketing materials from a business owner’s perspective. You’ve got goals like increasing your lead base and, ultimately, […]

Types of printing paper and when to use them

Although we live in a largely digital world, paper hasn’t gone away. And that’s a good thing—think about the rush […]

Your ultimate guide to digital printing

Designed on a screen and seen in print just a few days or hours later. That’s the world made possible […]

How to print and ship design products to customers: the ultimate guide

When it comes to printing and shipping your design on products, such as merchandise, apparel and paper products, the prospect […]

Prepress Checklist: How to prepare your design for print

The best way to create the perfect brochure, poster or business card is for a designer and their client to […]

The 14 marketing materials for small business

No brand can thrive without a solid marketing strategy. Marketing materials for small business are star players for your success. […]

Digital vs. offset printing: choosing the right technique

If you’re in the market for brochures, business cards, posters or other marketing materials, you already know that you’re going […]

An introduction to popular printing techniques

If you’re looking to get something printed, understanding how different printing techniques work is important. You don’t need to be […]