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Some tips to design your poster

Marketing or advertising is the most common activity if you like to represent your products, services or convey important texts to readers. Designing a poster is one of those procedures. If you have enough money, you can carry out multifaceted marketing tasks on media such as television, radio. If you are a newbie in your business, creating a poster is a wisest and safest choice to reduce your cost.

How do you create a poster? People usually use MS Word, MS PowerPoint but it is not really good. Almost graphic designers use the Adobe and Corel applications to make the marketing collateral. However, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator are the most popular choice today. To catch the intention of readers, you can select appreciate programs above to create your posters such as applying effects,colors on images and layouts.

Below are some helpful tips to instruct you to create a poster from basic to advance.

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Color and Size

It is the most important to obtain the accurate size of the poster. It is very important because it can set the right resolution to print when you use applications. If you are careless, your poster is blurred and bad. Besides, you should select RGB mode as color space. You also choose CMYK as color space but it cannot print.

Apart from the general color mode, you should notice to choose particular colors so that those can highlight your ideas, products and services best. This is depending on your marketing target or messages. For instance, colorful posters tend to young persons but subdued color makes adults to attend.

Text and Images

You should decide which messages you want to convey. You know that a regular-sized poster can represent many details so you need choose the most available and important information. Although you represent limited or unlimited messages or not, those should be readable and understandable.

Also based on your marketing target, you can choose available graphics or images. Use your product images if you want to public those, add extra pictures such as cartoon character, nice theme to attract readers’ attention.

Overall Design and Readability

The design of your poster is suitable to the main theme. The market assess your professional only in one look. You do not need to insert too many texts and graphics. Moreover, too many images make people confused.Your top criterion to display your text should be clear, easy to recognize and read.


Depend on your selling and reader target to choose an suitable position to put your poster. You can hold your poster at local parks, buildings or on station. Many people pay notice to seeing your poster when they wait for their friend or the bus.

Produce your own poster and your communication in your own way. This is cheaper and easier but still powerful.

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