Tips to Align Vinyl Sign Layers

Multi-colored signs rendered on printing vinyl are effective advertising materials, as they easily catch the attention of passers-by. Making these signs involves cutting multi-colored, layered vinyl graphics. It is a complicated process that requires high levels of...

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Stickers vs. Decals

Stickers and decals are self-adhesive tags. They can be made using different materials, depending on their intended use. They are widely used in the business world by online retailers. A sticker is a printed or illustrated material with adhesive backing. Stickers are...

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Vinyl Signs for Back to School Retailers

Schools will open soon, and parents and students will be stocking up on school supplies. Back to school time can be a major windfall for retailers taking full advantage of the occasion. Business’ back to school campaigns are promoted through different advertising...

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Vinyl Cutting Tip: How to Avoid Lifting Corners

Edge lifting is a common problem in the cutting of wide format vinyl. Graphic printers refer to these lifting edges or corners as “vinyl ears.” When the plotter blade begins to move across the vinyl, it can cause the corners to lift. The problem of vinyl ears is...

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A Brief History of Printing

The earliest printed book in recorded history is the Diamond Sutra that was printed in 868 CE in China. Some people believe, however, that book printing might have occurred long before this date. Early printed works were limited in their edition numbers and were...

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Hype Your Business with a Vinyl Banner

Companies often advertise their business with vinyl. In fact, vinyl banners are among the most popular advertising mediums today. A small business can project a big message by posting vinyl banners in high-traffic areas. When consumers are consistently exposed to the...

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What Is Vector Art?

Vector art is produced by using vector illustration software, such as Corel Draw or Adobe Illustrator. Vector art uses mathematical equations and geometric points, lines, and shapes to create art that is camera-ready, clean and able to be scaled infinitely without...

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Independence Day Banners for Businesses

Americans everywhere are poised to celebrate Independence Day on July 4. They may honor the day by visiting family and friends and enjoying each other’s company with a backyard barbecue or picnic at a park. After eating, there may be games, athletic competitions, and...

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Vinyl Banner Design Tips

Putting your marketing ideas onto a vinyl banner might sound easy, but it is actually more challenging than you might think. For one, your message only has a few seconds to grab people’s attention. If you use a font that is too small, your message could just blend...

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Software for DIY Sign Making

There is a variety of sign making software on the market today. The options range from freeware or shareware to software that requires intermediate or advanced skill levels. Start-up sign making business can try their hand with freeware before moving on to more...

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National Safety Month

It’s National Safety Month—an observance dedicated to promoting safety, particularly in the workplace. One of the most important tasks in ensuring safety and good health is to communicate information clearly. Every worker should understand occupational health risks...

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Creative Advertisements for Father’s Day

The celebration of Father’s Day, while not of the same commercial magnitude as Mother’s Day, is still a busy day for retailers. Just like Mother’s Day, Father’s Day has children snapping up gifs and cards to show their love and appreciation for the parenting they...

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