How should you print them?
We have a detailed blog post about this here. It’s a 5-minute read so please have a look. The gist is:
Use high-resolution imagery - these are large format prints, high-resolution imagery will ensure that your brand looks its best.
Include important public holidays - this adds to their utility. Include school holidays to provide added value to parents of school-going children.
Provide ample space to take notes - this also makes it very useful for you and your recipients.
Lastly keep the design simple and include important contact details.
While we are on the topic of design, for the best results, use professional design software such as Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, or Illustrator. Also ensure that your closed artwork file respects all the items on the checklist for closing Your artwork. If you are not comfortable with the respective design software, we recommend you employ the services of a design professional. This is crucial, as a poor design can, in fact, harm your overall impact of your brand.
What Can I Expect?
To give you get exactly what you need, Printulu enables you to customise your wall calendars and guarantees you the best quality. We offer a number of options for you to configure your wall calendars in terms of size, materials, colour, and other finishes, to ensure your calendars meet your needs. Printulu ensures that your calendars reach you safely and in time – best part: delivery is free of charge.
170gsm paper is the best choice for premium paper at an affordable price. This is suitable for wall calendars that will be given away to a large number of people as, as a large number can be printed at an affordable price.
250gsm paper gives your wall calendars a strong and premium touch and are thus ideal for premium branding collateral. 250gsm paper is great if you want wall calendars that are more robust against folds and worn edges and represent the quality of your brand.
350gsm paper is our most premium paper that we currently offer. Due to its extra strong and solid touch, it has an impact of utmost quality and durability. In other words, if You want to leave a particular professional impression 350gsm paper is your best choice.
Rimming adds a professional look to your calendars. This also prevents the calendar from getting worn edges and folds after a full year of use. Add this to your calendars to give them a special touch.
Do you print other calendars?
What is “bleed”?
Bleed is the area around your artwork that is trimmed off. This allows your design to look as if it was printed to the edge, even when the cutting alignment was slightly off. Your bleed should always extend to at least 3mm.
The history of calendars is the history of timekeeping. Calendars were used to keep track of days and larger divisions of time. Wikipedia has a long detailed account of this history. Wall calendars are a natural evolution of many calendar systems adopted as office or in-home stationery. The ability to mount them makes them practical space-saving tools. Today, the wall calendar is one of the most popular calendar types in use in offices and homes.