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Quality book printing and binding for self-publishers.

Writing well is difficult. Transforming the words you’ve written into a beautiful, high quality book is easy! Writers who wish to self-publish a book have an outstanding printing and binding resource. For over fifty years, the friendly professionals at Allegra … Continue reading

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Errors to avoid when writing business copy.

Nothing damages credibility like poor writing, or a careless error. Your company will not be portrayed in a good light if blunders show up in your copy writing. You’ve spent hours crafting a careful message, so don’t be impatient with … Continue reading

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San Diego’s Wangenheim Room and the history of printing.

San Diego’s downtown Central Library contains a wonderful collection that traces the history of book making. Visitors can venture up to the third floor and enjoy the beautiful and historic Wangenheim Room, which is open to everyone. Displays include rare … Continue reading

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Save time and money with digital printing.

Like other digital technology, digital printing has greatly advanced in recent years. Today’s high volume laser or inkjet printers can now produce very high quality full color or black and white prints at a fraction of the cost of traditional … Continue reading

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How to write a powerful headline.

If you poll some of the most successful copywriters, they’ll agree that a great headline emerges after dozens are discarded. In other words, plan to write a lot! Keep in mind that a powerful headline often creates curiosity, promises the … Continue reading

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Quotes about printing and the printed word.

Before printing was discovered, a century was equal to a thousand years. …Henry David Thoreau We are the children of a technological age. We have found streamlined ways of doing much of our routine work. Printing is no longer the … Continue reading

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How to choose the best font.

Typography focuses on the characteristics of a typeface, the shape of the characters and the overall aesthetics of a particular font. By following some basic design guidelines, it will help you to work effectively with your graphic design source. The … Continue reading

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