Ironmark Blog

Apr 22, 2019

11 Graphic Design Terms You Need to Know

Posted by Lynne Kingsley
Remember back in school when you had to learn your vocabulary words? You might have griped and groaned a little bit, but now you’re happy you know words like ...
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Topics: Design, Creative

Apr 03, 2019

How to Choose a Designer Whose Style Matches Yours

Posted by Chris McCready
Picture this: You are about to get married, and you hire a designer to make a dress or tux for the special day. You’re a pretty traditional guy or gal, so you’re surprised ...
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Topics: Design, Creative

Mar 21, 2019

How to Prepare for a Brand Refresh

Posted by Ashley Freeman
It’s difficult to admit, but you’ve fallen out of love. Your brand used to give you butterflies in your stomach, but now, you’re wondering if you’d be better off as friends....
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Topics: Design, Branding, Creative

Jun 20, 2018

How to Write a Creative Brief Your Designer Will Love

Posted by Brian Young
The hardest part of a creative project? Creating something from nothing....
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Topics: Design, Beginner Tips, Creative

Jun 14, 2018

Why You Should Ask Your Printer about their Creative Team

Posted by Hillary Reilly
Printing and creative design go hand-in-hand. Think about it: what good is a customer-facing print piece if the imagery doesn’t draw in the viewer?...
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Topics: Design, Creative

Feb 16, 2018

Vector vs. Raster Files | Why You Need to Know the Difference

Posted by Margaret Clark
You're finally ready to produce that print project your company has been strategically planning for ages. Before you reach out to your printer’s customer service rep you need ...
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Topics: Design