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Top ten problems in file prep for print

1/ Fonts not embedded in PDF or missing in application files When you create a PDF file you must embed your fonts. This ensures that even if the person who opens the document does not have the font you used on their computer that they are...

Martin Printing recognized for printing excellence

On Saturday, April 16, Martin Printing was recognized as winners of the prestigious PICA Awards presented by the Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA). Since 1966, the PICA Awards have been the premier symbol of excellence for the graphics industry in North and South Carolina....

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Reflex Blue Making You Crazy? You’re Not Alone!

Reflex Blue Making You Crazy? You’re Not Alone! Here’s a quick, fun printing fact: printers want to curl up and cry when they get projects with dark blue ink. “Why?” we hear you asking. Two little words: Reflex Blue. As a tabloid printing company in Greenville SC, you’re...

Fonts and Colors to Avoid with Your Print Design
Fonts and Colors to Avoid with Your Print Design

Fonts and Colors to Avoid with Your Print Design When it comes to print, first impressions can be everything. Whether it’s a magazine, a brochure, or a flyer, the appearance of a print can have as much of an effect on the reader as the content...

How to Avoid Poor Quality Print Ads
How to Avoid Poor Quality Print Ads

How to Avoid Poor Quality Print Ads Advertisements are a major part of business. While large corporations have entire teams dedicated to marketing, many small organizations have one individual who is in charge of creating ads to bring in customers. However regardless of team size or...

The Power of Print

We live in a digital age. It’s a fact that no one can argue. However, during the dawn of this digital age a few other articulations are also true. So, for the 2015 Mr. Magazine™ Manifesto, I opted to remind folks of some other thoughts to...