You’ve decided to go with online printing for your new project. This project may be a personal one such as a family calendar for holiday gifts or it could be a professional marketing project for your business.
Now you need to choose a printer that can provide the type of printed material you need within your budget specification. You need to choose a company that has a good reputation and will perform in a satisfactory manner. Without doing a little legwork, you may find yourself with a box full of paper that should only be used to start fires.
You need to gather a lot of information when deciding on a printer for your project. Here are some suggestions to help guide you along the way:
• Make sure you understand the requirements of your specific project. If you are not a professional designer, you may want to refer to one to make sure you understand the requirements you have so you’ll get the very best product. For instance do you know if your project truly needs to be printed on a 12-point, glossy, aqueous-coated stock or will a 28 lb. bond be satisfactory?
• Use the Internet’s search tools such as Google to compile a list of suitable companies. There are also numerous review sites that you can refer to as well.
• Make a list or comparison chart of these printers that include printing options, prices, guarantees and user reviews.
• Ask for samples. A reputable printer will not hesitate to send you examples of their work. In fact, many have that option available right the home pages of their websites. This will give you a good idea of how your actual print job will look. And it always looks different in real life than it does on the computer screen.