The Asset Print Blog

We at Asset Print are literally married to “Printing’, committed to, in love with and in it for life! On this blog we will be sharing the many things we have learnt over the years, exciting news and many tips and tricks to use printed products. We will cover topics such as effective business cards designs to the importance of colour in design, how to use flyers to advertise your business and much more. Follow this blog or join us on Facebook to be the first to read our next blog.

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Paper VS Canvas – Which Is Best For Art Prints?

Posted by on 16 Sep 2021 under All Things Printing, Canvas

Art print

Creating a piece of art is a very special thing. After all, you are showing the world a part of your soul, and portraying how you view and experience life from your unique point of view. It’s no small thing. As such, it only makes sense to be very circumspect about the materials you choose when you bring your art to life.


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How To Design And Print A Perfect Sticker Or Decal

Posted by on 18 Aug 2021 under All Things Printing, Stickers

Stickers and decals

A sticker is a sticker and you stick it on things. Right? No, you need to think a bit before you have a sticker printed. Let’s say you are on the school governing board and you get the job of printing licence disc stickers for parents. So they can think about paying school fees every time they get in their cars.


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3 Vital Elements In Marketing Material Design

Posted by on 15 Jul 2021 under All Things Printing, Design, General Printing, Printed Marketing

Small business window front

So you are driving down the road and there is the same poster on every lamppost, cleverly placed at driver head height. Nice pic of a patio/pool, says HOME EXPO, says CTIC, then some copy below that you just cannot make out. Sounds interesting, but you give up trying to read it after you nearly run a red light and crash into the car stopped there. Welcome to graphic design.


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What Can A Print Company Do For Small Businesses?

Posted by on 16 Jun 2021 under All Things Printing, Banners, Brochures, Business Cards, Flyers, Newsletters, Posters, Stationary Printing, Stickers, Tips For Your Business or Brand

Small business window front

Whether you own a small real estate agency or photography business, print marketing through a reputable print company is one of the most important mediums to help increase brand awareness and attract new customers.


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Why Professional Printing Is An Investment

Posted by on 18 May 2021 under Banners, Business Cards, Flyers, General Printing, Printed Marketing, Tips For Your Business or Brand

Modern printing press

When you run your own business, or just start up a brand-new venture, the added expense of professional printing can seem like a bit of a tall order. Surely you can just get a colour printer, install it in the office and fire off those printables yourself? After all, with the great tech available these days, what exactly is the difference between you hitting ‘send to printer’, and a person at a printing shop doing it?


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Your Concise Guide to Banner Stands & Why It’s a Great Investment

Posted by on 15 Apr 2021 under Banners, Tips For Your Business or Brand

Banners

Have you considered roll-up banner stands as a part of your physical, IRL marketing strategy? These days, it can be easy to assume that the only type of marketing that makes a difference is the digital kind, but in truth, there are stalwart promotional staples like the humble pull-up banner that can actually make all the difference in terms of in situ consumer engagement.


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What On Earth Is Stochastic Printing?

Posted by on 17 Mar 2021 under All Things Printing

Stochastic printing

If you don’t live and breathe printing, as we do over here at Asset Print, you’d be forgiven for assuming that every project that crosses our desks and reception counters in the course of a day is given the exact same treatment. However, we are happy to report that a fair amount of thought goes into the printing processes we employ, and when we choose to use which.


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Tips On Designing Your Own Wedding Invites

Posted by on 11 Feb 2021 under Stationary Printing, Wedding Invitations

Wedding Invitation

Getting hitched soon? Mazel Tov! If you’ve been considering designing your own wedding invitations, you are not alone – plenty of bridal couples are taking things into their own hands. There are so many great template sites and design software options available that it’s fully possible to create something unique and beautiful yourself.


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Reasons to Use Swing Tags for Branding in 2021

Posted by on 13 Jan 2021 under All Things Printing, Printed Marketing

Swing 'sale' tags

If there is one thing we can all agree on as retailers, it’s that the marketing space is extremely crowded these days. Additionally, recent economic pressures have made consumers extra conscious about their spending, which means they are taking their time to evaluate products carefully before they purchase, instead of simply popping it in their trolleys.


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Our Tried & True Business Stationery Checklist

Posted by on 17 Dec 2020 under Business Cards, Stationary Printing, Tips For Your Business or Brand

Best Business Stationery

As we head into the new year, it’s time to do a tally of everything your company will need to do business throughout 2021. Naturally, this includes your stationery. However, since it’s not something you order every day, it’s easy to drop the ball and forget an all-important item when you place your printing order with your preferred business printers.

Happily, we have a tried-and-tested stationery checklist for occasions like these, and we thought we’d share it to make the ordering process super simple this time around. Here goes!


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