Newspapers – Telling your unique story

By |2016-03-21T12:56:12-06:00December 22nd, 2015|Creative, Design, Feature, Ideas|

Whether it is bad news or good news, reading a newspaper is cathartic. This post features some of the unique ways our customers have used newsprint to help tell their story! See how they created their feature story news. Look at their content for article ideas. Then go create your own newspaper. The guys in [...]

Mini Movie #1 Featuring “Cry of the Hawk”

By |2015-12-21T16:53:05-06:00December 21st, 2015|Feature, Ideas, Videos|

North Harford High School has been printing with us for 6 years. Their publication "Cry of the Hawk" is a great example of how spot color can be used to spice up a publication! Check out this video of their 4th edition coming off the press: https://youtu.be/-571Tvbdj3A  

Video How-To: Creating bleeds

By |2015-12-02T12:26:00-06:00December 8th, 2015|Creative, Design, Feature, Ideas, Resources, Videos|

Here are step by step instructions on how to setup your new document for bleeds: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rorz6VtZ4do Here are step by step instructions on how to setup your existing document for bleeds: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_HGO22s6Bgc

Attention Catching Headlines

By |2016-09-13T12:49:37-06:00September 8th, 2015|Creative, Design, Feature, Fonts, Ideas|

Writing attention grabbing headlines is an important part of putting your publication together. Your headlines must draw the reader in, convey the point of the article and pique curiosity. Typography can be just as important as the wording. Here are several examples of excellent headline writing and design that we saw in 2014/2015:

Dynamic Newspaper Nameplates

By |2016-03-21T12:28:04-06:00September 2nd, 2015|Creative, Design, Feature, Ideas|

Your newspaper's nameplate is one of the first things that people are going to see when they look at your publication. The nameplate can set the tone for the design of your publication, it can act as a marketing tool or it can simply inform the reader. Here is a visual of some of the [...]