The basics of professional printing

Printing process - digital printing, screen printing, litho printingMany people are familiar with terms like digital printing, screen printing, laser printing etc. But do we really know what they mean? We might use laser printers in the office or at home but for marketing such as leaflets, booklets, stationery or flyers we need to use a professional print company. When it comes to professional printing processes there are 2 main types: Offset litho printing Digital Printing What is the offset…

The 8 types of graphic design

Graphic design uses visual compositions to solve problems and communicate ideas through typography, imagery, color and form. There’s no one way to do that, and that’s why there are several types of graphic design, each with their own area of specialization. Though they often overlap, each type of graphic design requires specific set of skills and design techniques. Many designers specialize in a single type; others focus on a set of related, similar types. But because the industry is constantly changing,…

What is web design?

Web design refers to the design of websites that are displayed on the internet. It usually refers to the user experience aspects of website development rather than software development. Web design used to be focused on designing websites for desktop browsers; however, since the mid-2010s, design for mobile and tablet browsers has become ever-increasingly important. A web designer works on the appearance, layout, and, in some cases, content of a website. Appearance, for instance, relates to the colors, font, and…

What are the different types of printing?

Identifying the different types of printing is sometimes difficult, there are many printing styles and services available. We might use laser printers in the office or at home but for marketing such as leaflets, booklets, stationery or flyers we need to use a professional print company. When it comes to professional printing processes there are three main types: Offset printing Digital Printing Screen Printing So what’s the difference? Below we take a look at all three. Offset printing What is…