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Printing guide

Before you print books, catalogs, booklets, magazines, calendars etc, you need to have some information about printing. We list the printing guide for offset printing. It is for reference before you start design your artwork. 

How you prepare the artwork?

  • More information about printing file format, bleed, margin, corp, color mode, resolution, embed fonts.
  • We also give more information how you do different binding cover. 
  • How you do the back process printing file. 
  • Give designer more tips before they design the artwork

Binding options

Saddle stitch binding                                             Perfect binding 

Sewing and perfect binding                                   Hardcover binding

Spiral binding                                                         Wire-O binding 

More paper options

  • Regular paper for choice. Including gloss art paper, matte art paper, offset paper and special paper with different weight.
  • Our free paper sample manual to show you different paper printing result. 
  • Paper convert chart to show you know the paper weight between China and US.  

More cover surface options

  • Explain and show you gloss lamination, matte lamination and soft touch lamination.
  • Check what is varnishing and spot UV result. 
  • What is the foil stamping, embossing and deboss. 
  • How you do die-cutting.
  • Physical cover surface sample.

Proof and samples

  • Provide PDF proof, hard proofs and hard proofs feature
  • About physical sample

Printing products size options

  • Different countries, different standard size
  • Different products, different standard size 
  • Custom size is also available