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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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Take a tour of your local print shop!

Here’s a great idea. Ask for a tour of your local print shop! Printers are usually happy to show prospective or existing customers the workings of their facility. Exposure to every aspect of printing–from graphic design, to the offset printing … 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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Choose the right binding.

Here are descriptions of 6 common types of binding: Spiral Binding A spiral binding uses a continuous plastic coil which is wrapped through evenly spaced holes that have been punched into the individual pages and crimped at both ends. Spiral … Continue reading

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