Express-online file specifications
Ensure your artwork obeys our Standard Document Sizes. These can be downloaded here.
Before sending your artwork please read the following print specifications:
Ensure your artwork is in Adobe PDF format.
For Adobe PDF files, ensure all fonts and images are embedded. Save the files as High Quality Print or Press Quality.
If you don’t have Adobe Acrobat you can convert your files to PDF at: www.cutepdf.com. This application is simple to use and completely free.
(Bleed is an additional space that borders your pages and will be removed after printing is completed).
Print images need to be created at 300 dpi or there will be a substantial drop in the image quality.
All black & white artworks and/or images must be provided in grayscale colour mode.
Booklet document pages need to be in multiples of 4. This is so there is an even number of pages and a booklet can be compiled. If it is not divisible by 4, the document cannot be turned into a booklet.
For example: A 36 page document will become 9 pages double sided or an 18 page booklet when completed.
SENDING YOUR FILE
Please ensure your company name is in the subject of your email.
In the email please Complete the following:
Final size of the file
When it is required by
Subject: Joe Blogs Contracting Business Card Print
Business card: 90 mm x 55 mm
Required by: Friday 20th June 2013
Also please remember to back up your design on your hard drive. We cannot be held responsible for artwork lost in transit. Thank you.