The most important part about following a design template is receiving your “BLT.” Sorry, there’s no yummy goodness on this BLT; it’s just Bleed, Live, and Trim. These are the three distinct measurements that are very important to ensure your printed piece will turn out as intended. 1. Bleed: This is the area that extends […]
Print projects can become challenging to tackle. That’s why we’ve created Print Tutorials. We’ll cover common questions and concerns, from learning the best CMYK Black Builds to setting up Full Service EDDM® Postcards files. Whether you need a quick refresher or are ready to learn something new, our Print Tutorials is the blog to beat.
Selecting the best print product is tough if you’re not familiar with paper stocks. One of our most common customer questions is: should I use coated or uncoated card stock for my print design? Coated and uncoated stocks often look quite similar, but the difference is how the ink lies on the paper. Coated stocks […]
Inline foil is a very unique process and adds a great metallic shine to your artwork. Unlike stamped foil, you can literally apply Inline Foil to any solid color or gradient spectrum. You can apply Spot UV over the top for an extra pop of shine, you can cover an entire page with Inline Foil, […]
What is Blurple and how to avoid it? Blurple. It’s a funny word that you may hear quite often as you wander through the halls of Primoprint. But what is it and how can it be avoided? Essentially, Blurple is a combination of blue and purple. It’s when a designer sets up their artwork to […]