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Which File Type Best Supports the Customer’s Project?

Posted Thursday, May 1, 2014 by Jules VanSant.

Pixel eyesChristine Alexander, who blogs for the Metro-politan blog, has put together a useful description of the various file types commonly used in print production. You can use this helpful list to help your customer send YOU the right type of file the first time.

Providing the right file types to your service providers, whether that be print or web, is incredibly important when trying to get a quality message out to your audience. The means of production should dictate what types of files you are sending your service provider. Below I’ve provided a brief explanation of what types you should be sending to get your project moving.

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COMMON FILES FOR THE WEB OR DIGITALLY VIEWED ONLY GRAPHICS