8 Printing Terms Every Designer Must Learn

Do printing terms leave you scratching your head?  Spectrometer, pigment, pantone, hickies…it can get confused quickly.  Here are 10 Printing terms we here at InkOnDaPaper feel every designer SHOULD learn. 1. DPI DPI stands for dots per inch. A higher DPI is better. DPI values don’t compare across technologies. Inkjets typically print at around 700dpi Read more about 8 Printing Terms Every Designer Must Learn[…]

Packaging and Label Trends

Yesterday we looked at Offset printing trends and today we look at trends in the packaging and label markets. Have a look and as always we love comments. The Trends in Packaging and Labels An intrinsic part of branding is ensuring the labels, tickets, tags and other point-of-sale materials are helping to convey the story. Read more about Packaging and Label Trends[…]

Offset Printing Trends

Good Monday morning! Today we tackle the trends in offset printing. Take a look and tell us if you agree. Trends in the Offset Printing Market While offset is still the leading printing technology in the current market, it is getting squeezed by the move away from print toward digital products. Printers are focused on Read more about Offset Printing Trends[…]

Postal Trends for Printers

Good Monday Morning! Hope everyone had a wonderful weekend and are ready to tackle the week. Today we are talking postal trends and how they can impact printers. Have a look at the latest article below and as always share some comments with us. What You Need to Know about Current Postal Trends Comprehensive postal Read more about Postal Trends for Printers[…]

The Color Test Challenge – Part 2

“Can you tell the difference between sea foam and mint leaf? What about champagne and egg-shell? Are you color blind or a color master?” InkOnDaPaper loves a good color test challenge.  Remember X-rites hue challenge? Click Here to try it. Today’s challenge is slightly more interactive and a bit brighter in color.  Plus we think it Read more about The Color Test Challenge – Part 2[…]

3D Printed Donald Trump-shaped Butt Plug

What an amazing world we now live in!  Go outside, stand on your roof and scream – “Americans and fellow 3D Printers!  We have finally made it”.  Surprising as it may be to most, the title of this post is true.  As we kick off this presidential race you can go online and order yourself a 3D Read more about 3D Printed Donald Trump-shaped Butt Plug[…]