Archive for the ‘Design’ Category

Where to Start with Graphic Design: 5 Tips for Beginners

Posted on: August 3rd, 2018 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
Designing can be daunting. Though you may have an idea in mind, the process of getting from a blank page to a beautiful design can be more difficult than anticipated. Fortunately, there are a few basic tips that can help, even the design novice can create something incredible. Less is More Don’t be afraid of an empty space. In fact, “white space” is an important part of design. When a design has too much going on, it looks cluttered and confuses the eye—you want your design to flow nicely and not overwhelm ...

Memorial Weekend is Here!

Posted on: May 25th, 2018 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
With Memorial weekend approaching quickly, now is the best time to do something special for your business. In Miami, the city is swirling with tourist and residents that is simply looking for a nice place of action. Here's your chance, to pass out your business cards, brochures, etc. Now, let's get into some options for your business so you can start your Memorial Weekend off right! Business cards  have always been a popular category in the advertising world. Elite Flyers have many options that ...

The Evolving Role of Catalogs: How to Use Them to your Advantage

Posted on: December 7th, 2017 by Lorena Fernandez 1 Comment
Just a few years ago, mailboxes were crammed with catalogs. As a primary form of selling products without a storefront, catalogs served an important role—maintaining relationships with customers by communicating with them on a regular basis, increasing excitement for the next month’s catalog, and keeping sales steady. Mailboxes are no longer filled with catalogs—does this mean they’ve gone by the wayside? Not even close! In fact, catalogs are still being used to maintain relationships with customers, increase ...

How to Setup Artwork for Foil Stamped Business Cards

Posted on: January 25th, 2017 by Lorena Fernandez 2 Comments
So you’ve decided on Foil Stamped Business Cards — great choice! To ensure your design comes out just the way you want it, we suggest keeping the following things in mind: The Basics: Work in CMYK color mode and set the resolution to 300 DPI. Dimensions & Bleed: Your starting document size for standard business cards should be 3.627” x 2.127”. The final size after cutting will be 3.5” x 2”. Document safe size is 3.377” x 1.877”. Make sure to keep all text within the safe area. For custom sized business ...

New Business Cards For A New YOU!

Posted on: January 3rd, 2017 by eliteflyers.com 3 Comments
It's time for a New You! Start your business off right with your new Elite business cards. We strive and treat each job as it were our own.  Companies underestimate the impact business cards can have when it comes to obtaining attention for yourself, your employees, and your brand.  FACT: A lot of business cards have horrible creations and no one wants something that feels cheap.  Elite Flyers will make you look great! What will make your new business card ELITE? There always needs to be something that ...

Halloween Marketing Tricks & Treats

Posted on: October 17th, 2016 by Terrell Hammel No Comments
Halloween offers a festive time to connect with customers—consumers are out and about getting ready for the fall season. If you need some help scaring up some business, we’ve compiled some unique ways for your small business to attract customers this Halloween. Pass out Branded Candy Goodie Bags If you’re a contractor, cleaning company, or other localized small business, consider giving trick-or-treaters small candy goodie bags that have your business card in them. Though the kids will only care about the ...

Building a Successful Brand with Print Advertising

Posted on: August 18th, 2016 by Terrell Hammel No Comments
“Can you pass me a Kleenex?” “Did you Swiffer the floors?” “Can you Mapquest the nearest post office?” “I need some Starbucks.” What do the above sentences all have in common? They prove the effectiveness of branding. Each one of them swaps the name of a corporate creation for the name of a good or service: tissues, mops, driving directions and coffee. But these brands have been so effectively ingrained in our minds that we, the consumer, effortlessly associate the brand with what it represents. This, of ...

5 Ways to Help Your Business Card Stand Out

Posted on: August 1st, 2016 by Lorena Fernandez No Comments
Picture this: you meet a great potential client, you hand over your business card, and it barely gets a glance before it’s shoved in a pocket. The truth is nothing puts you on the back burner faster than a boring, forgettable business card. You want to be memorable. When you hand over your business card, you want that potential client to say “wow, great business card!” In order to command attention, you’ve got to be different. Strive to surprise and impress, and forget the mundane—here are 5 ways to create a ...

Preparing Your Artwork Files for Commercial Printing

Posted on: June 17th, 2015 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
You want your printed products to look clean, bold and impressive, right out of the box. We want the same thing. We want it so badly that we will bend over backwards to make sure your designs are print-ready. But getting your artwork ready for commercial printing does not have to be hard. There are two easy ways to make sure your design files are in perfect shape to hit our printing press. The first is to let our professional designers take the task off your hand. The second is to use our simple design ...

4 Reasons to Bring Your Bulk Mail Campaign to Elite Flyers

Posted on: April 29th, 2015 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
When we named our company “Elite Flyers” more than a decade ago, we didn’t do so lightly. Our intention from the very beginning has been to treat our printing clients like royalty, taking care of them like family during every phase of the process. We’ve been true to that ideal. A glance at our 5-star reviews on Yelp and across the web, along with the long list of repeat business we enjoy, lets us know that we continue to succeed in our mission, even as our product line has continued to expand. Our ...

Rounded Corner Business Cards, .125 vs .25 What’s The Difference?

Posted on: October 6th, 2014 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
There are plenty of choices for business cards, Be the best and stand out from the rest with a customized set of Rounded Corner Business Cards. 1/8 and 1/4 Rounded corner business cards are a creative way to ensure you make an impact with your introduction - they are clean, minimalistic and slick. 1/8” or 1/4” rounded corners will make your cards eye catching. Try only 2 rounded corners (Leaf-Shaped) for a unique leaf shaped look! Rounded corner business cards are the favorite of designers, marketers, and ...

Affordable Event Promotion at Art Basel

Posted on: December 4th, 2013 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
Art Basel is the greatest thing to happen to Miami’s cultural scene since Uncle Luke decided to run for mayor. No really, though, all jokes aside, Art Basel, in conjunction with Wynwood Walls and the burgeoning art scene in the entire Wynwood District, as well as our increasingly popular second-Saturday Art Walk, have taken Miami’s artistic standing from virtually non-existent to in-your-face impressive in a mere matter of years. But really, nothing has helped this along more than Art Basel (happening ...