Business Card Designs Embracing CMYK

April 19, 2017

Who on earth would want ideas for business card designs that encapsulate CMYK? Print companies and graphic designers dedicated to print of course! As a fellow print lover, I bring you the below design ideas I found while searching the interweb. But first, what is CMYK? CMYK (process color, four color) is a subtractive color […]

Tiny CMYK Gifts for Designers and Print Fanatics

September 12, 2015

The universe of print is a wondrous and complex beast that can sometimes only be tamed by experienced designers or print industry leaders. Graphic communications experts are all around us, and they are typically undervalued even though they design, distribute, produce and market almost everything around us digitally and physically. A while back we did […]

Converting RGB to CMYK. What’s The Big Deal? (Infographic)

July 30, 2015

  Many of our customers have a hard time understanding why we cannot print in RGB. In most cases, our print ready templates will automatically convert files from the RGB color mode to the CMYK color mode, and more times than not, the conversion is minimal. However, for photographers and artists who rely on their colors […]

Terms You Might Want to Understand When Printing

June 7, 2017

When you first get involved with an online printing company, you might encounter a number of terms you’re unfamiliar with. We’ve listed the most common of the bunch to hopefully take your print understanding to the next level. Typography Typography is the art of displaying textual information and language in a legible and appealing manner. […]

Ten Cute Christmas Fonts for Holiday Cards

December 12, 2015

This year, we were looking around for different Christmas fonts to possibly do something cute with our logo and for our holiday cards to customers. Needless to say, there are more holiday fonts than stocking stuffers at the Duggars. Candy Cane Font My favorite holiday font ended up being this candy cane font since the […]

5 Common File Prep Problems You Should Avoid

September 6, 2015

Commercial printing can be a wonderfully rewarding experience for artists, marketers and entrepreneurs. Yet, It can also become frustrating since not everyone is a qualified graphic designer or knowledgable of the graphic communications industry. Improper file prep can lead to a final print product not meeting quality expectations or color disireability. Below, we describe the […]

Print vs. Web: Let’s Get It Straight! (Infographic)

July 31, 2015

Many people have a hard time understanding the difference between what graphic specifications are ideal for print and what is better suited for the web. We hope the below infographic is helpful. To receive a quality print, it really makes a difference on what color mode you send your file, what resolution the file has, what dimensions […]

Killer Zombie Flyer Ideas For Halloween

May 31, 2015

Whether you’re a Walking Dead fanatic or feeling possessed around Halloween time, zombies are a killer theme for parties, events and hangings so undead related flyers might prove convenient for an apocalypse obsessed designer. For $6, these zombie templates from GraphicRiver are bloody good deals! Zombie Halloween Flyer Template Owners or marketers of night clubs […]

How To Print 11×17 – Home Versus Commercial

April 30, 2015

How to print 11×17 PDF’s? and How to print 11×17? are both very common questions often searched on Google by many people including business owners, artists, marketers and managers. Let’s look at the pros and cons of printing 11×17 artwork from home and with a commercial printer. Should I use a home printer to print 11×17? […]

Wild Designs For Classic Sized Business Cards

March 24, 2014

Social media, digital marketing and QR Codes have really influenced business card designs in the last decade. Many of GraphicRiver’s participating artists demonstrate how the classic sized (3.5×2) business card can remain fresh, innovative and contemporary providing a more conducive eye-grabbing experience from prospects. This dark “Vertical Creative Business Card” by mylifer is a killer […]