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The Clever Printing Blog
Weekly print inspiration

An insight into what we do and what makes us inspired, think and enjoy print.

Our regular blog is about clever printing techniques, ideas on formats, innovative uses of paper and lots of clever ideas for standing out and being noticed.

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How to use texture in printed designs

In this digital age it is perhaps surprising that business cards are still a commonly used (and highly effective) print marketing tool. Despite the existence of powerful digital networking resources such as LinkedIn, the business card survives.


A beginner’s guide to typography

Good typography can help to create truly compelling designs, whether it becomes part of a logo, a website or the main focus of your print campaign. Unbeknownst to many, typography is of the utmost importance when it comes to design, as it is often what the audience will look to for answers.

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Using colour in design: 10 rules that should never be broken

When it comes to designing your print advertising campaign, your company logo or even your brochure, there’s no need to stick to plain old black and white alone. If you want your print projects to stand out you’ll need to embrace colour.