marketing-board-strategy

Working with agencies can be stressful, especially if you’re entrusting them with the key to your future success… your marketing. But if you brief a marketing agency right, they can bring a wealth of experience and fresh ideas to your campaigns. Helping you achieve your aims and objectives in ways you may not have thought […]

Outstanding Customer Service

Outstanding customer service can take many forms, it will look entirely different in the local butcher to the Grand Hotel, but there are some key themes that will continue no matter what you customer profile is like. Of course, your delivery should reflect your style, you need to be consistent to your brand identity. Be […]

House

When you are in the market of selling houses, you need a varied approach to communicate your services to both potential sellers and buyers. Use these tips on flyer design for estate agents to create print marketing materials that allow you to reach out to potential customers on both sides of the deal. With all […]

design-tips-for-non-designers

When you’re starting your own business then cash-flow is going to be very tight, it’s ‘all hands to pump’ to begin with to make sure it gets off to the best possible start, doing as much of the work yourself in order to keep costs down. This includes designing and producing any marketing materials such […]

Graphic Design Inspiration

Inspiring graphic design is of course, a matter of taste. There are so many different ways to approach a task, let alone the different styles and experiences of the individual designer that it should be no wonder how varied graphic design can be. Design projects generally start with a brief that ties the artwork design […]

Coffee Shop Flyer

Back in November, Print Business reported a 4.5% rise in the use of direct mail for marketing campaigns. The use of print in the marketing mix is certainly on the rise, the marketing industry has established an effective way of combining print and online channels to create a holistic campaign. Whether you are using print […]

It’s not very often that we blow our own trumpet but “We did it again!” We are very pleased to have won the Feefo ‘Gold Trusted Merchant’ for the second year running, we’ll done to all the sales and production team. This accreditation that remains unique in that it’s based on experiences of GENUINE purchase […]

how to training workbook design

Thankfully, long gone are the days of ‘Death by PowerPoint’ style training, with sessions now firmly in the grip of learner centered, activity based delivery. Individual, pair and group activities where at the heart of my lessons as a result of studying for my PGCE. It makes for a far more enjoyable and effective training […]

Reading power

Chances are you have seen this passage before, it has certainly done the rounds on Facebook, testament to how puzzling we find it. Most of us probably take the power of our brains for granted, after all, it is a high power processor that has always been there and continues to work away in the […]

We had a quick pole to find out who in the office here at Print-Print was celebrating Valentines Day this year. Like marmite, there was a strong divide in opinion on the subject. We all understood one idea of Valentines Day to be about sending an anonymous declaration to someone we admired, like you do […]

logo design styles

Logo design and business branding can be as easy or complex a process as you want to make it. You can come up with something yourself, like Microsoft did with their ‘window’ logo. Or you can commission an agency to carry out research, test ideas and design a logo that reflects your ethos and ambitions. […]

Free Vector Graphics

Whether you’re looking for a new graphic with a fresh, flat modern look to use like clip-art for an InDesign document, or you’re a pro graphic designer after editable elements or illustrations for a larger project, free vector graphics are a very useful resource. Being able to quickly access a library of designs, allowing you […]

Professional Photographer

Hiring a photographer is a significant investment so you need to be sure you find someone who understands your ideas, someone who will come up with the goods but who won’t charge you the earth. There are a few simple things you can do to make the process easier and to set up the photographer […]

Website call to action

Whether your business operates in a virtual landscape or if you have a tangible product sold through your brick and mortar premises, your website is likely to be an important contact point during your customers buying journey. They could simply be checking out who you are or they might have credit card in hand, either […]

Layar

For a while a number of people where saying print is was on the way out, most seem to have realised that there will always be a place for it. People do prefer reading in print, but the use of mobile devices for Internet access is increasing at a dramatic pace. So how do we […]

Another-Brutally-Honest-Sales-Poster

The post Christmas sales frenzy has all but passed. If like me you were not queuing at 6am on Boxing Day, you may feel like the best deals are all gone. Don’t dispair; there are still bargains to be had but be prepared to hunt for them. Get your Indiana Jones hat on and investigate […]

Brutally Honest Thank You Cards 1

British people are renowned worldwide for being polite, apologising in case it was our fault when someone else bumps in to us, not answering our phone on the bus to avoid disturbing other passengers. Most people can think of a time they have been excessively polite… right? Well it is that time of year for […]

The Force Awakens after 32 years

You would need to be ‘in a galaxy far far away’ to have missed the gathering media storm for the upcoming Star Wars release, Episode VII: The Force Awakens. The film is trending across the web and social media with all the usual speculation; how the film has been shot, what the story is about, […]