business cards
Printing Help

How to Create High Quality Business Cards

Many people skimp on their business cards, thinking they aren’t that important. They assume that these pieces will be thrown away moments after being handed out. Or that they can easily exchange contact information by exchanging phones at inputting each other’s numbers. But this attitude is what ends up making your business card an afterthought …

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20 Free Business Card Fonts
Graphic Design

20 Free Fonts for Fabulous Business Cards

In a marketing piece as small but relevant as business cards, the choice of font can make or break the design. The purpose of business cards is to convey contact information, so the right font can clarify or muddle up such important details. Having your own palette of free fonts makes the task easier. Make …

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Can I Print Postage on Envelopes and Postcards?

Yes, you can use your own postage printing equipment to place postage on your printed postcards and envelopes. If you want to print your own postage on postcards, it’s important that you choose the right paper and coating so that your equipment isn’t damaged. The best coating choice will offer protection and enhance the color …

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Color Palette Pointers
Graphic Design

3 Color Palette Pointers for Effective Brochure Design

Brochures are an important part of any marketing campaign. When combined with other marketing tools such as social media and other print products, brochures can be highly effective. This is especially true when they are given to prospects that have already signaled interest in your product or service. Effective brochure design can help reduce waste, increase conversion rates, and …

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minimalist design
Graphic Design

Why a Minimalist Brochure Design Works

In brochure design, there are many styles and preferences. Maximalist and minimalist designs are the two opposing poles when it comes to brochure design and brochure printing, and both have advocates and detractors. Let’s take a look at the minimalist brochure design and what it brings to the table. Minimalism is all about simplicity and …

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Brochure Design Tutorial
Graphic Design

How to Create a Design Brochure: A Video Tutorial

Today’s printing tip video illustrates how to design a trifold brochure. Our graphic designer, Julie, walks you through the layout of a trifold brochure. She goes through each panel on the brochure and shares tips on how to design each section effectively. Watch the video below to get important tips on designing a trifold brochure. …

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Cardstock and paper options
Printing Help

What Paper Options Do I Have?

What are my paper stock options? Each PrintPlace product has a different set of available paper options, optimized for the normal use of each product. For example, you may order postcards in a selection of cardstocks while brochures can be ordered in a variety of both cardstocks and paper stocks. Likewise, business cards by default …

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5 Powerful Reasons Why You Need Postcard Marketing
Marketing

5 Powerful Reasons Why You Need Postcard Marketing

Postcards are an extremely efficient and flexible marketing tool. They can be applied to almost any business with an unparalleled targeting approach and wide reach. Hence, you would be remiss to not include postcards in your marketing strategy. No business should leave out postcard marketing. It doesn’t really matter what business you have or even …

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