Frequently Asked Questions

What does "Print-Ready" mean?

Print-Ready is a term we use which means the submitted print file meets the following criteria for print:

- Convert all RGB images into CMYK color.
- File is in proper format (PSD, EPS, AI, High-Resolution JPG, PDF, TIF).
- Check if final image has enough resolution (300dpi or higher)
- Contains only high-resolution image data
- Has links to placed graphics and images
- Includes all fonts or fonts have been outlined
- Check if all text pages have enough bleed (1/8″).
- Included are trim/crop marks, center marks, and page info.
- Includes paper size with indications for bleeds and page marking
- Does not require any additional modifications before being sent to the printer