Electronic File?

As a general rule, if you are bringing something to the print shop, it’s better to bring the electronic file than a printed copy. There are exceptions, but this is generally the case. Most text programs give you the choice to save your work as a PDF file. PDF stands for Portable Document Format. Essentially… Continue reading Electronic File?

Books, Booklets, and Pamphlets

Books, booklets, and pamphlets are what we call multi-page publications.  They may have four pages which is the simplest. These can generally be printed front and back of a single sheet and folded in half. Ta-da!  And you have four pages. However, more than four pages requires some additional work. Since these are a few… Continue reading Books, Booklets, and Pamphlets

Multi-page Publications

Laying out multi-page publications is sometimes tricky, especially when you want to print the pages two on a sheet and back them up to the appropriate pages. This is a sample cover page layout (ignore the spine for now).  You will note that the front cover is on the right hand side of the sheet, and… Continue reading Multi-page Publications