how-to design vinyl banners for your retail store

Download How-to Design Vinyl Banners for Your Retail Store

Post on 12-Nov-2014




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  • 1. Custom Window Signs, Car Signs & Banners
  • 2. How to Design Vinyl Banners for Your Retail Store
  • 3.
    • Whether you work for a nationwide chain or youre just a
    small boutique, you have to advertise to be successful.
    • Most retailers use window signs, but vinyl banners should
    be used as well as they can be customized and are very
    • Heres a guide to help with the retail store banner design
  • 4. Banner Size
    • Measure the area where youd like to display the banner.
    • 5. Outdoor banners need to be viewable from a distance, so they
    should be at least 3x6 or larger.
    • Indoor banners can be smaller (2x4 is a common size).
    • 6. Most banner printing companies can accommodate custom sizes
    as well.
  • 7. Message
    • If youre promoting an event (grand opening, holiday sale, etc.),
    youll want to feature it as large as possible.
    • If youre using this banner off-site, display your name, address
    phone number, etc.
    • Make your message exciting and encourage the customer to visit
    your store.
  • 8. Visuals
    • Keep fonts bold and simpledetailed script fonts are hard-to-read.
    • 9. The colors should be appropriate to the store and your message.
    • 10. Bright colors like red and yellow are great for a big sale, but use more
    subdued colors if youre displaying more information.
    • Include high-quality pictures of your best-selling products to show
    what you have to offer.
  • 11. Finishing/Location
    • Outdoor banners need special finishing (they are printed on a thicker
    vinyl material with reinforced edges to prevent wind damage).
    • Indoor banners dont need special finishing, but if you want to hang
    them, make sure to add grommets.
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