Articles on Effective Booklets - Creating a effective and informative booklet is the key for a successful booklet Booklet is a promotion tool used by companies to market their products and services. Booklets is a information documents usually printed in colors, The different types of booklet are pamphlets, leaflets, catalogs, annual reports and guides to name a few.
Binding Methods for Booklets - If you are printing a booklet, book, or multi-page report you need to plan how you will put together the finished product before you set up your document in your page layout program
Booklet Design - An article blog from Wiki Design
Booklet Design Estimating and Pricing - This isn't really an article but it will tell you what the different details of booklets are when you are trying to get a booklet printed.
Desktop Publishing in Microsoft Word : Create Booklets, Brochures, Flyers, and More (PDF) - Create professional looking booklets, brochures, flyers and other documents with the help of this document.
Flyer Booklet Index Design Tutorial - Learn how to make a commercial design flyer magazine booklet index with Photoshop. This is another extremely valuable tutorial whose secrets are NOT revealed anywhere else because no one is teaching it. You have a tremendous amount of knowledge to gain from this single tutorial. Just take a look!
Guidelines for Creating a Camera-Ready Booklet - Great instructions for creating a camera-ready booklet.
How to Run Your Own Publishing Bakery - The author runs what he call a "publishing bakery." The idea isn't new. Several people are running the same operation, though they probably call it "printing books and booklets on demand" or some other less colorful description.
Publish or Perish - Create an Out -of-the-Ordinary Booklet - The book is a primary fiber of the information fabric. A form and function so deep-seated, new ways of delivering ideas, no matter how revolutionary, struggle against it. Even with the advent of the computer and Internet, I know few people who prefer it to reading from the printed page.
Single-Sheet 16-Page Gift Book - This used to be one of the favorite layouts from my "Creative Layout" seminars, and I know you all probably are all ready familiar with this technique. However, for our 2003 Holiday issue, I thought I'd add a little twist - how about a picture book from the year's digital photos for a gift? Everyone loves photos, and by using a little creativity and a little planning you can make a superb photo album. It goes wonderfully with our "Creative, One-Of-A-Kind Envelopes" article.
Business Cards: Ideas and Inspiration, Part II
Today we continue looking at business cards that stand out, and here’s hoping you get some inspiration and ideas! After all, you only get one first impression, so your business card should be something that showcases the best of your design abilities. On Wednesday we looked at the use of interesting shapes, 3D business cards, [...]
Business Cards: Ideas and Inspiration, Part I
As a graphic designer, your business card should do more than let people know how to contact you. If you’re interested in truly making a good first impression, the business card has got to stand out. Whether through color, design, die cutting, unique materials, 3D shapes, or actual samples of your work, a stand-out business [...]
Collaborating and Negotiating: Part II
Today, we’re looking at the collaboration side of negotiation and collaboration in graphic design. Because your work is ultimately for the client, at times you as the designer must be willing to compromise to reach a mutually agreeable goal. Here are some tips to help you collaborate with clients. Ways to Collaborate Listen. On page 28 [...]
Collaborating and Negotiating: Part I
It’s there in the design brief: the problem your client wants you to solve. But whether your objective is to create an advertisement, exhibition or public announcement, sometimes you and the client aren’t quite on the same page about what exactly the best design solution is. OC Photographer asked a great question about the collaborating [...]
When Things Go Bad: 5 Tips for Firing Clients
Most graphic designers will be in a similar situation at some point: the client will not pay, the client is never satisfied with your work yet won’t collaborate to fix it, or you simply realize that you and the client are not meshing. Regardless of when and why you need to fire a client, everyone [...]
Tips for Working with Clients: Approaching the Relationship
Whether you’re looking for design classes, design degree programs, internships or first jobs, it’s important to choose an option that will help you learn clear communication, especially when it comes to designer/client relationships. Knowing how to work with clients should always be part of a successful graphic design education. The following tips can help you [...]
Working for Good: Pro Bono Design, Part II
If you’re interested in doing pro bono graphic design work, it’s important to educate yourself about smart ways to do it. Once you’ve got some guidelines, you can approach your pro bono work with creativity; unless your client specifically requests it, you don’t need to limit yourself to a brochure. Consider these ideas for pro [...]
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