Frequently Asked Questions

Wondering about some printing specifics? Unsure of where to start? Check out all of our frequently asked questions about printing. If you need more answers, go ahead and send us an email or give us a call!

Scientific Posters & Poster FAQ

A scientific poster is a visual presentation of scientific research in a standard form, with heading, name of researcher, name of research institute, text, tables and illustrations displaying the results of the research.
This editable template for printed research posters is in the most common poster size (48″ x 36″) and orientation (horizontal). Please check with conference organizers for specific conference requirements regarding exact poster dimensions. It is available for InDesign and PowerPoint.
24 x 36 inches

Standard movie poster sizes (One-Sheet & Bus Stop). Note: Film posters sold in retailing are in poster size, which is 24 x 36 inches. Common landscape (horizontal oriented) format movie Posters also called HALF-SHEET measure 22″ x 28″, and are generally printed on thicker stock paper.

Make the font size approximately 50% larger than the body text, between 36-72 points. Make sure that all section headers are the same font size. For the body text, choose a serif type that is very readable, like Garamond, Book Antigua or Bookman Old Style. Make the font size between 24-48 points.
The firm surface of the board is easy to write on, which helps speakers to create easily readable notes to support their presentation. Staples white poster boards have dimensions of 22 x 28 inches.

Booklet Printing FAQ

They can be used as small story books, instructional manuals, recipe books, and are often used as brochures, catalogs, blads, and inserts for CDs and DVDs (CD booklet). Some reports, including annual reports, are essentially special purpose booklets.
A Booklet is a small bound book that has a paper cover and a limited number of pages. As you would expect from its name, a booklet is generally smaller in size than most books. For example, 5.5” x 8.5” is a very popular size for a printed booklet
How Much Does Booklet Printing Cost? Depending on a number of variables, a print order of booklets can cost anywhere between $25 and $25,000, and in some cases, even beyond that.

Flyer Printing FAQ

Develop A Content Strategy. Before placing some copy into a flyer design, it’s a wise choice to do some planning.

Make The Purpose Clear

Include A Call To Action.


Capture their attention. This flyer makes a bold statement with a very noticeable headline (to humorous effect).

Put yourself in your prospect’s shoes.

Call them to action.

Use testimonials.

Don’t overstuff words.

It all comes down to “you”

Put the heat on.

Stand out from the crowd.

Write a snappy headline or title.

Use colorful or striking graphics.

Focus on the benefits of your product or service.

Use compelling testimonials and case studies.

Organize your page with boxes, borders and areas of contrasting colors.

Make your points easily identifiable.

Don’t get too complicated!


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