Category : In English

20 Jan 2017

The Miracle of Printing

For thousands of years prior to the invention of the printing press, all works of writing could only be copied by hand or by inefficient forms of block printing, time-consuming and very expensive for the common people. The printing press dramatically reduced the time and expense of copying works, and paved the way for the “downloading” of knowledge. Johan Gutenberg receives credit for creating the first printing press in 1450, and output of printed books skyrocketed into the hundreds of […]

08 Sep 2016

How To Write An Effective Flyer

It is common knowledge that flyers can be an effective way to advertise your product or service. However, if the message you are trying to communicate falls on its face, you will quickly lose the attention you worked hard to gain by creating a good looking flyer. Here are some tips that will help you create an effective flyer that your potential customer will want to hold on to. Keep it simple: It can very difficult to obtain and hold […]

03 Aug 2016

The Top 5 Reasons Your Business Should Rethink Print

Today Galactica Print has a few reasons why you shouldn’t ignore the opportunity that exists in the print channel. Has the power to get your attention: Recently there has been a decline in the amount of magazines and print newsletters that once took up room in your mailbox. This drop in print has caused many to actually pay more attention to print mail. Since more and more printed material is being distributed digitally there is an opportunity to once again […]

21 Jul 2016

Why You Should Create A T-Shirt For Your Business

Many small business owners know the importance of marketing. In fact, many throw large amounts of money at advertising hoping that consumers will hear and notice the products or services they are offering. Marketing budgets can be spent quickly on newspaper ads, magazine ads, and TV commercials. While these types of marketing tactics can pay off it is important to realize that using them may not always be the best solution. Sometimes it pays to think small before thinking big. […]

31 May 2016

Client Highlight: Houston’s Space City Comic Con

Did you attend the Space City Comic Con in Houston, Texas? If so, chances are you grabbed a program or celebrity autograph card that was printed at the best price. Why was it printed at a great price? Because our client had our printing brokerage firm handle their printing needs. Galactica Print worked closely with our partner Adversavvy, a digital advertising agency in Houston, to layout and print a stellar product for the convention. You can see the images in the […]

20 May 2016

5 Tips For Making The Most Of Using Promotional Flyers For Your Business

No matter how big or small your business is or whether you are offering products or services, flyers can be a simple and cost-effective way to gain awareness. When done correctly, the use of flyers can easily allow your business to acquire new customers. Here are 5 tips for making the most of using promotional flyers for your business. Your flyer should be simple and free of clutter. Many individuals attempt to get every single product or service they offer […]

17 May 2016

Why You Need A Professionally Printed Business Card

Have you ever gone to a Houston networking event and forgot to bring your business card? This can be a costly mistake. An even worse mistake is going to one of these events thinking you won’t need a business card. Most people who attend Houston mixers, conferences or workshops bring their business card. Not having your personal card can make you stand out and not the way you’ll want to. If you plan on attending a Houston job fair then […]

12 May 2016

The Top Reasons Why Brochures Are Still A Necessary Selling Tool For Your Business

Don’t underestimate the value of a sales tool that is tangible. Sometimes potential customers want to have a piece of paper they can hold onto and visit easily whenever they need to. The trick is to write well-written and appealing content that has a unique design so that the person receiving the postcard or brochure won’t want to throw it out. Some people don’t want to take the time to get on the computer just to find the number of […]