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Magazine Binding Services That Meets Your Expectation

Joseph Coupal - Monday, September 30, 2019
The Country Press Inc. - Perfect Bound Books, Boston, MA

We offer a wide range of binding services for magazines, newspapers and other periodicals such as professional journals. If you have a collection you will like to preserve, we will help. We designed to help you make decisions as you print a magazine as such we will discuss binding and coating.

Regarding the magazine binding process, by understanding your options prior to placing your printing order you will come out of the process with a magazine that exceeds your expectations. That is the goal and here are the tools to help you achieve that satisfaction.

Page Binding for Magazines. The final process of attaching your magazine pages together in a finished product is called binding. For magazine printing, there are two main types of binding: Perfect-bound and Saddle-bound aka saddle-stitched.

Perfect-bound is the most common binding method you will see when browsing magazines on newsstands. This binding style results in a square edge appearance. It is ideal if you plan to print a magazine with a higher page count. In fact,e you will need to meet a page minimum in order to achieve a perfect bind with the perfect-bound style.

If you want to save money, the saddle-bound option might be your best solution. Using staples for binding, this process is best suited for smaller publications as there is not a minimum page requirement.

Other options for magazine binding include case binding and spiral-bound. While these are not the most commonly used for magazines, in general, they do serve their purpose. If you have a magazine that will be used regularly for reference or hands-on assignments, then the coil binding of spiral-bound magazines is optimal. Spiral-bound binding allows you to lay the magazine completely flat on a surface.

Case binding is typically reserved for hardbound books. Using this binding, your magazine printer would sew the pages together and attach a hardcover to the exterior.

Magazine Page Coatings. The finished product of a magazine involves its page coating. Varnish, Matte UV and Gloss UV. While gloss UV is more glossy and more attractive for colors, matte UV is more professional and textured. Varnish is a toned-down version of gloss UV. Understanding the process involved when you want to print a magazine ensures you will get the right results from your magazine printer. We are here to help you create your next publication.

We offer a wide range of binding services for magazines, newspapers and other periodicals such as professional journals. If you have a collection you will like to preserve, we will help. We designed to help you make decisions as you print a magazine as such we will discuss binding and coating. To find out more about magazine binding services, contact The Country Press, Inc.

Maximizing Digital Printing Services

Joseph Coupal - Friday, September 27, 2019
Country Press Digital Printing in Boston, MA

Digital printing is clearly the best choice for short runs, print-on-demand, or data-driven projects. Digital printing is the game changer. It is fast, accurate, high quality, well priced, efficient, and provides a good return on investment. Our digital printing group, which is housed within our production facility, leverages industry-leading technologies for the benefit of our customers. Our capabilities stand at the crossroads of the highest level of performance, efficiency, quality and cost effectiveness.

Digital printing services gives the following maximum benefits:

  • Cost-effective. Digital printing does not require much setup time, which makes it an excellent option for short printing runs.
  • The elimination of obsolescence by only printing what you need and when you need it.
  • Virtual print on demand with connections from customer portals directly to our devices for speed and accuracy a maximum size of 14 by 26 inches to maximize the variety of pieces that can be produced.
  • Using metallic gold, silver, and clear inks to create stunning, and eye-opening effects. 
  • Flexibility - Digital Printing will use Variable Data Printing (VDP), to easily swap and alter addresses, graphics and text, so you can totally personalize your materials for each of your customers.
  • Being driven by high-end Fiery Raster Image Processors for speed and quality control.

Take your printing and mailing campaign to the next level of response and return on investment by leveraging our digital printing capabilities and services. Studies have shown that personalization, coupled with color images, clearly drives response rates far beyond what standard static print pieces can yield.

We have a proven track record of helping our clients grow their businesses and increase responses by utilizing digital print services that combine data and high-end images. 

To find out more about digital printing, contact The Country Press, Inc.

Impress Book Critics with Premium Bound Galleys

Joseph Coupal - Friday, February 15, 2019
Country Press bound galleys in Newton, MA

If you want to increase the chance of your novel’s literary success, seek feedback from renowned editors and book critics. Their reviews and comments will help you entice more readers and make your book the talk of the town.

Sending your advanced readers with high quality bound galleys is a sure fire way to earn positive feedback. Bound galleys are final draft copies of your book. These are closest thing to the published version. If you want to get good impression from these people, it is critical to present them a nicely bound book copies with high text and image resolution. In return, these people will help you market your book to the public. You can even place their positive comments in the final book cover to persuade more readers to purchase and read your work.

With Country Press bound galleys (produced here in Boston, MA) can help you produce it fast without compensating quality. Through digital printing method, you can create and present decent initial books for reviews. Contact The Country Press, Inc. to find out more about our book galley printing.

Self-Publishing Means No More Long Wait to Get Your Book Printed and Sold

Joseph Coupal - Friday, January 25, 2019
Country Press Self-publishing in Boston, MA

If you're an amateur writer with a manuscript you want printed without waiting years, consider self-publishing. With this alternative method, you no longer have to bear with the sluggish process of mainstream publishing.

In the past, writers had to choose major publishing companies, however, book approval was limited and was also a very demanding, time consuming and expensive process. This meant it could take years for a book to be published. That long wait has discouraged many aspiring writers. But with digital printing, many fresh new books are brought to market through self-publishing in Boston, MA. Many freelance authors have excelled and their books are best sellers despite publishing the book on their own.

With self-publishing, more authors and writers can test out the market and make more money on their work. If you have books that need publishing, contact The Country Press, Inc.

Generate Positive Book Reviews with Premium Quality Bound Galleys

Joseph Coupal - Friday, December 14, 2018
Country Press bound galleys in Boston, MA

Are you marketing a new book in 2019? Before doing so, it is always a good idea for authors to seek comments and reviews from book critics prior to final book printing. When new books earn positive feedback from advanced readers, the book is more likely to sell better.

Bound galleys are printed copies of your work that is sent to book bloggers, reviewers, and critics. Presentable, high-quality copies should be sent to advanced readers if you want to more positive feedback from them. When you can impress your chosen advanced readers by sending them high quality prints and nicely bound copies, you are more likely to garner positive affirmation. You can even add or print their comments and reviews in your final book to entice more readers.

Bound galleys in Boston, MA use digital printing to ensure fast and high quality copies. More presentable and professional-looking books are produced with this technology. For impressive bound galleys, contact The Country Press, Inc.

Digital Printing Aids in Producing and Publishing The Best Copies of Books - Newton, MA

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, August 05, 2014

In the world of publishing, it is always advantageous to have a particular mode of printing which can print and reprint the same item fast. Because of this, digital printing in Newton, MA has been gaining an edge over more traditional printing options.

Print on demand is one breakthrough of digital printing technology. This means that it is now possible to conveniently print the exact quantities of the books or other reading material you need, when you need them. This innovation also allows materials to be printed in short or small runs, especially those that require frequent revisions.

Digital printing has proven its worth specifically in making your operations more efficient by making your production and setup costs more affordable. You can do more, faster, with this modern printing technology.

Print on demand has paved the way for profitable printing of pre-publication copies of an upcoming book or bound galleys. Now, a lot of money is saved when authors send review copies, sample works, and pilot editions to secure reviews and sales. This ensures the best quality content for every book being published as revisions from reviews can be incorporated quickly before printing and publishing the finished product.

Whether you need to print a few copies of your book or reprint to restock, make sure you have them done right and on time at The Country Press, Inc.


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Self-Publishing can be a virtual minefield if you are not careful. To make this an efficient process and successful endeavor you need to understand some of the “Basics” of Publishing and the definition of Self-Publishing.

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