Live green on Earth Day and every day

Live green on Earth Day and every day

Today – April 22, 2014 – marks the 44th anniversary of Earth Day. Earth Day was first celebrated in 1970 and was founded by U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson from Wisconsin in response to an oil spill off the Santa Barbara, California coast. In 2009, the United...

Should you subset or embed?

Should you subset or embed? When creating a pdf (portable document file) you may have noticed the option to subset fonts. Maybe you’re wondering what subsetting is and/or if you should do it? Basically, you have two options—either full font embedding or subset font...
Image Resolution for Printing

Image Resolution for Printing

Resolution is the measurement of how many dots/pixels fit into one inch. The higher resolution, the sharper the image will be. West Press recommends resolution of 300 dpi (dots per inch) for crisp, clear results. Lower resolution images appear fuzzy, jagged and...