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  • A Guide To Print-Ready Files
    YOU’RE READY TO PRINT…BUT ARE YOUR FILES? There are many factors that must be considered before sending your files to the printer. Printing perfection can be achieved with pre-flight care. Being “Print-ready” means that the file has all of the specifications necessary to produce high-resolution results, without requiring any additional revisions or alterations. The type […]
  • Make A Splash With A Well Designed Logo
    MAKE A SPLASH WITH A WELL DESIGNED LOGO Your business WILL benefit from a well designed logo. • You will be easily recognized. • It contributes to Brand Consistency when used on all marketing collateral (both printed and online). When someone is asked about their favorite brand, the first thing that comes to mind is […]
  • WOMM Word of Mouth Marketing
    WORD OF MOUTH MARKETING The Original Social Media Platform to Reach People 92% of consumers trust family and friends for referrals over all forms of advertising according to a Nielson Survey. AND 62% of marketing executives believe that Word of Mouth Marketing is the most cost effective form of marketing. Yet, for some reason, it […]
  • MAKE A SPLASH with DIRECT MAIL
    Make a Splash with Direct Mail Simple as one, two, three… 1. The List 2. The Offer 3. The Mail Piece Ok, so maybe t’s not that simple. The List has to be good! That means you have determined your best customer. Who is your best customer? “Everyone with a pulse” is not a good […]
  • Create A Cohesive Brand For A Bright Future
    CREATE A COHESIVE BRAND FOR A BRIGHT FUTURE You’ve put a lot of time into your branding. Your logo, your colors, your message and your target audience have been carefully chosen to reflect your authentic brand. (Our graphic designers can help you if you have not done it yet.) A great way to put your company […]
  • Featured Client – McDowell Village
    In November of 2015 Splash Printing and Marketing won the Scottsdale Chamber 30th Annual Sterling Award for MicroBusiness. Jay Beaird, Marketing Director of McDowell Village, as a 2014 Sterling winner, served as one of the judges. Apparently Jay liked what he saw and kept us in mind, because he was back a few months later […]
  • Splash Printing and Marketing Sterling Award Video
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  • Creativity
    Marketing can usually be broken down into three steps: 1) Tell people how you make their life better. 2) Make the message stand out. 3) And do it over, over and over again. As the New Year approaches, everyone wonders “How can I make my next year better?”  Our suggestion, creativity. It is the key […]
  • Splash Coloring Contest!
    Enter the Splash Coloring Contest and share your work with the world! Not only will you have a chance to win a prize, but who knows — you may just inspire someone else! Grab your pencils, get creative and post your drawing to our Facebook Page. Grand Prize Winner will receive an Amazon Gift Card and your […]
  • 3 Creative Ways to Fill Your Sales Pipeline With Gratitude
    The Holidays are a great time to show gratitude for your clients and community. This year, take advantage of the “season of gratitude” to strengthen your relationships and communicate your value to your current customers and your future customers. Thinking strategically about how to creatively show your gratitude can mean the difference between a generic […]

Momentum in Marketing

2015-08-19
Everyone knows that swimming upstream is hard, and when you live in Arizona, where creeks and rivers can often run dry, swimming downstream can require some effort also. This month we are talking about momentum. It would be easy to say that if you “go with the flow” the river will carry you.

Three Dog Marketing and Despins Printing, Become Splash Printing and Marketing

2015-08-17
Two of Phoenix’s top resources for small businesses have joined forces to lead small businesses into a modern age of marketing. Splash Printing and Marketing (formerly Despins Printing) in the Scottsdale Airpark has provided printing services for over 30 years.  Their high quality graphic
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Meet The Splash Team: Susan

2015-08-17
We have a great team at Splash Printing and Marketing. We took a quick minute to ask them some questions: How long have you worked for Splash?  6 years Nickname?  Suzie Q Ninja Skills? (Collating, Graphic Design, Strategy, Tweeting etc.)Been in the printing industry for over 25 years What is

It’s Alive

2015-08-13
The last step of launching our new Splash brand is complete! We are proud to announce that our new website is now LIVE! Our new website rocks but it is not just good looks, user friendly design, and clever content (if we do say so ourselves). Our new website includes a new easy to read blog, a new

Real Estate Printing Services: Looking for A New Printer?

2015-08-11
The new enforcement of RESPA has many people searching for real estate printing services in Scottsdale, Phoenix and beyond. RESPA is not a new rule, in fact it has been in place for decades. However, recent enforcement of the rule has gotten a lot of attention. If you are not familiar with

Sales Packages

2015-08-11
Sales Packages: Combine our Strengths to Make you Money. Strategy, Printing and Sales with a specific goal. Dip Your Toe The customized effective marketing tools you need to get sales now. * Brochure, Design and Print (500 quantity) * One Oversized Postcard for Targeted Collateral (500 quantity) *

Large Format Printing: Splash Printing Scores Big with the Super Bowl

2015-08-11
In early January, Jackie Wzsalek, the owner Splash Printing got a phone call from a referral from one of the many  Scottsdale hotels and resorts that we serve. She had a contact at ESPN who was filming during the super bowl in Scottsdale and they needed some help with printing pieces, she asked
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Meet the Splash Team: MaryAnn

2015-08-10
We have a great team at Splash Printing and Marketing. We took a quick minute to ask them some questions: How long have you worked for Splash?  IT WILL BE 3 YEARS IN AUGUST. Nickname?  MaryAnn didn’t answer so we are going to say…Pickles…if you come to the office feel free to

August Monthly Deal: Sales Sheet Graphic Design

2015-08-06
Speaking of good processes…do you have a sales sheet? A sales sheet is a simple item to leave behind that explains your services  or product and how to buy from you. A clean well designed sales sheet can drastically improve your close ratio! This month we are offering 10% off the graphic
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How Business Services Evolve.

2015-08-06
Change is Inevitable. Technology brings change. Some businesses are literally rooted in this promise, while others businesses feel like a boat being tossed around by the ever changing sea of change that is technology. As a printer we know this better than anyone. How technology has changed some