20 Best Printing Blogs Today

The more you know about commercial and digital printing, the better a graphic designer and  marketer you can be. The key is to understand the vast capabilities of today’s online printing companies, those special add-ons (such as die cuts and foil stamps) that can make your designs incredibly creative works of art. Stay up to date with emerging printing technologies and investigate current printing trends to stay ahead of the game and beat your competitors to the punch.

The best way to do those things? Regularly read some of the best printing blogs on the web. Ask your printing company about new ways to print or cool creative ideas they’ve seen running through their presses. Chances are, your printing company’s representative will be more than happy to help you brainstorm some incredible design and printing ideas. In the meantime, here are 20 of the best printing blogs today.

1.  Printing Industries of America

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2.  NAPL and NAQP

Blog  NAPL  NAPL - Google Chrome_2013-07-30_14-43-47-Optimized

 

3.  Specialty Graphic Imaging Association

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4.  NOTCOT

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5.  M-bossed

Confronting the mayhem in Media and Marketing!  M-bossed - Google Chrome_2013-07-30_14-48-58-Optimized

 

6.  Going Green

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7.  Print Media Center

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8.  Success In Print

Success.In.Print  Printing Impressions - Google Chrome_2013-07-30_14-51-18-Optimized

 

9.  Print Stories

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10.  Printwand

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11.  Print Confessions

Print Confessions  Printing Impressions - Google Chrome_2013-07-30_14-53-43-Optimized

 

12.  Printing By Design

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13.  Color Clarity

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14.  Converging Technologies and Print

Converging Technologies and Print  Printing Impressions - Google Chrome_2013-07-30_14-56-24-Optimized

 

15.  Printing Industry Exchange

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16.  My Print Resource

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17.  American Printer Magazine

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18.  Print Mag

Design Tips, Education, Resources & Designer Advice  Print Magazine - Google Ch_2013-07-30_15-01-50-Optimized

 

19.  Package Printing

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20.  Against The Grain

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Of course, I also highly recommend PsPrint’s own blog, which includes plenty of print and design inspiration as well as helpful hints for graphic designers, marketers and small business owners. I’m sure I’ve missed some great printing blogs on this list as well. Which are your favorite printing blogs? Let me know in the comments!

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