Monthly Archives

March 2012

Top Five Best Smartphone Mobile Apps for Students

When beginning or returning to college, many individuals face the startling reality that they are solely responsible for staying organized and prepared for their classes. For college students who aren’t too keen on the idea of falling behind due to lack of organization, there’s always the availability of student-specific smartphone

Why and How Designers Should Build a Strong Network

The “why” of building a strong network is simple: your future as a designer is dependent upon your ability to build a strong community of clients around you. But many designers fail on the most fundamental aspect of building a network – namely, they build networks of other designers, not

Ergonomic Office Lighting for Designers

An optimal lighting in the workplace not only enhances the personal well-being, but also promotes health. For evaluating the overall illumination, light intensity, direction of light, shadiness and glare, light color and color rendering are fundamental parameters. In this context, lighting ergonomics provides important guidelines in order to avert the

Why Social Ads on Facebook Demand Creativity from Brands

Advertising on Facebook has forever taken a more creative and social turn with the release of three new features on its premium advertising platform. With these new advertising services, brands will need to rethink the creation of relevant and sharable social content in their advertising plans as ads will show

5 Quick Tips to Entertain Your Blog Readers

There comes a time when your blog goes stale and your readers become bored. They see repetitive information available all over the internet. From inspiration article to online printing services articles. It’s time to step up to the plate and be unique. If you don’t then it’s a great way

Sunday Illustration Inspiration #29

The purpose of this series is to inspire you creatives out there for a fresh inspirational start on Monday. Mondays are usually the worst days of the week as you have to get out of your weekend routine, however with some inspiration things could be different. Illustrations make great postcards

PrintingForLess.com: Digital Printing Experts

With the absolute most experience in the industry, PrintingForLess.com knows offset printing…but everybody who knows printing already knows that! Did you know that PFL also produces expert quality Digital Printing Solutions? If you’re in need of short run, low volume printing – or a job that requires variable data; PFL

12 Useful Premium Postcard Templates

We are always looking to create something beautiful when Christmas time comes around and then everyone wants to print postcards. Postcard printing is a huge festive thing with millions of families taking part in sending out postcards to friends and family around the world. They add funny, collective or sentimental

How to Become an Artworker

Broadly speaking an artworker is the person who will take a design, tidy it up and get it ready for printing – they are not graphic designers. It is seen by some as quite a traditional role in the sense that modern DTP programs seemingly eliminate the need for the