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You could have the coolest design ever, but if you print it incorrectly and on flimsy paper, then you’re doing a disservice to your design. Perhaps you are planning on printing flyers to promote your business, but maybe door hangers would be the better option. These are just a few of the useful tips you will find in these PsPrint Blog posts below covering all aspects of printing. Whether you are printing a small sticker or a large vinyl banner, we’ve got a blog post that can help you.

Five business functions you can (and should) outsource

I hate business; or rather, I hate mundane business tasks that detract from the creative. In fact, I can’t name a single designer I’ve met …

10 freelancing myths

In this current economy many people who have been laid off or let go have thought about turning to freelancing. Some will be successful, others …

Five (unlikely) resources for graphic design inspiration

Inspiration is huge. For graphic designers, inspiration is everything. Just like a copywriter struggling with writer’s block, a graphic designer often needs a spark of …

What to do when clients won’t pay

Freelancers have heard it all: “My client won’t pay me so I can’t pay you,” “I must have overlooked your invoice,” or — even worse …

The top 5 online color scheme generator tools

We all have our favorite colors; and for graphic designers it can be challenging to leave personal penchants out of client designs. Many designers enlist …

To Twitter or not to Twitter: That is the question

The “tweet” business is growing faster than anyone could have ever imagined, but is it a good business strategy for your online sales approach? In …

CRM: Pizza boxes and profits

pizza-boxThere is a little pizza shop here in town. A mom and pop that only has one location, but they make the best pizza around, …

Lay’s Potato Chips: classic marketing with a new-age twist

Want to see what a difference a few words and a design can make? Lay’s Thick Cut Sea Salted Potato Chips were introduced as part …

Raise your voice: It’s your no. 1 business tool

I have read thousands of pages from hundreds of business experts, all trying to tell the world what the most important business tools are. A …

Graphic design awards and competitions – inspiration, recognition, cash inflation

Whether you’re in it for inspiration or a chance to win some well-deserved recognition and cold hard cash, no graphic designer should pass up the …

Copy: The long and the short of it

As you plan your marketing campaigns — e-mail and print — you and your team face the old question of using long sales copy or …

Test and retest your direct-mail campaigns

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Every successful direct-mail campaigns has been tested and retested. Once it has been found to be effective, do you stop testing? You shouldn’t. Customers’ needs …