Why Do Printers Use CMYK-03

In elementary school we are taught that Red, Yellow, and Blue are the primary colors, so then why do printers use CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Black)? And why do TV’s and monitors use Red, Green, and Blue? The answer is actually pretty straight forward and easily explained with a few pictures. Additive vs. Subractive The first thing to understand about colors is the difference between bein...

Amidst the awesome cosplayers and other exhibitors, making your booth stand out at Comic Con can be a daunting task. Here are some ways you can spruce up your booth to wow your fans at Comic Con! 1) Posters Whether you’re selling them or using them to catch people’s attention, posters are an essential part to any comic-con booth. 2) Banners Banners are arguably the best way to help attendees s...
9 Things to Include on Your Business

Business cards are all about helping people remember you. So what should you include on your business card to make yourself memorable? Business Card Essentials: 1) Your name Including your name on your business card is a personal touch that lets your recipient know who they can contact at your company, as well as help them remember your name when they decide to give you a call. 2) Business name T...
Which Printer Should You Use

Choosing a printer can be a difficult task. With so many different companies, each with their own strengths, weaknesses, and capabilities, finding the best printer for your project is like searching for a diamond in the rough. As a printing company, we would love to be able to handle 100% of all of our customer’s printing needs but we also accept that fact that sometimes other printers may be a be...
Business Card Bleed Example

What Is A Bleed? This is one of our most common questions at Replica Printing, and an easy thing to overlook when setting up your files for commercial printing. To put it simply, a “bleed” refers to the area, usually 1/8th inch on each side, beyond the final trim size, into which images are extended. A bleed’s purpose is to allow you to run artwork to the edge of a page. Why Is A Bleed Necessary? ...

Are you stressed out by spending too much money creating your trade show booth? Do you want your booth display to look fantastic but don’t want to spend a fortune in order to make that happen? Here are five great tips for creating a specialized trade show display on a tight budget:     1) Use Large Roll-up Banners to Wow Your Audience Despite their size, roll-up banners typically...