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What are Ghost Graphics for Law Enforcement Vehicles?
But exactly what are ghost graphics for law enforcement vehicles?
It’s often important for people to notice law enforcement vehicles; hence the reflective graphics, flashing lights, and sirens, but not always. Sometimes they need to be unnoticeable if officers are to do their jobs well. Speed traps and surveillance assignments often work best when police cars blend into the background, and that’s where ghost graphics come in… Read More
Custom Vehicle Graphics for Law Enforcement: 2021 Guide
Let’s take a closer look and see what this guide is about…
Law enforcement vehicle graphics are somewhat unique in the world of vinyl wraps. The processes used are basically the same as those used to make commercial wraps, but the precise materials and the specific applications of those materials, are more specialized—and more regulated. If you’re just exploring custom vehicle graphics for law enforcement for the first time… Read More
What are Commercial Vehicle Wraps?
So, let’s jump in and find out what are commercial vehicle wraps and how can they can benefit you…
If you’re new to the world of vehicle wraps, you’re in for a treat because vinyl wraps open up a new world of ways to make a vehicle look cool—at a far lower price than a custom paint job. If you’re a marketer, you’re in for an even bigger treat because commercial vehicle wraps provide a lower cost per brand impression than any other form of advertising. But we’re getting ahead of ourselves… Read More
How to Design Art for Promotional Embroidery
Are you ready? Let’s take a look at how to design art for promotional embroidery.
You probably own some embroidered apparel, like that team cap you wear to ball games, or your company polo shirt with the logo emblazoned on the breast, or if you’re fancy-schmancy, maybe you have monogrammed bath towels … nice! Embroidery is popular because it’s extremely durable, and it has a classier look than other techniques used to apply graphics… Read More
Boat Wraps vs. Paint: Which is Better?
Advantages of Vinyl Boat Wraps Does Vinyl Costs Less than Paint?
Until the 1980s, a custom paint job was the only way to transform your boat into a unique creation. Then vinyl wraps came along and changed the game entirely; now you can have virtually any imaginable design on your boat without paying thousands of dollars to an airbrush artist or waiting weeks, months, and sometimes years for the job to get done. But… Read More
11 Questions to Ask Before Adding Custom Embroidery to Your Marketing Mix
But is your organization ready to benefit from custom embroidered company apparel as a marketing investment?
Branding often begins with a business card, a tiny piece of advertising you place into other people’s hands. Even the newest, lowest-budget businesses usually find the money to invest in business cards. Why? A business card tells customers what you sell and helps them find you again when they need your products or services. The next piece of advertising… Read More
The Dos and Don’ts of Truck Wraps
We’ll teach you how to create a truck wrap design that pays for itself through improved brand recognition and…
A single vehicle wrap can provide up to 80,000 brand impressions per day in populated areas, much higher than your email campaigns and even your website and online marketing efforts. But there are right and wrong ways to design a custom vehicle wrap. In this article, we’ll teach you how to create a truck wrap design that pays for itself through improved… Read More
Marketing Your Business with Vinyl Wraps for Semi-Trucks
Okay, let’s go see how to market your business with vinyl wraps for tractor trailers and semi-trucks…
If your company has large trucks on the road, you may be missing a great opportunity to improve brand awareness wherever they travel. Those behemoth vehicles are billboards waiting to be filled with promotional messages for your organization, and the number of brand impressions they can… Read More
How to Design a Custom T-Shirts for Your Company in 8 Easy Steps
Custom t-shirts can be very effective advertising tools; when an employee…
Creating credible advertising can be very challenging in today’s information-saturated world. People tend not to place much credence in (or even give much attention to) most of the ads they see on phones, tablets, and desktop computers, because there’s just so much of it, every minute of every day… Read More
Desert Digital Camo Wrap Toyota Land Cruiser
Landcruiser Restorations of Belle Plaine, KS has done a terrific job on the restoration…
Stop by and check out this amazing 70’s model Toyota Landcruiser that has been wrapped in a desert digital camo color change vinyl. This Landcruiser is amazing and has been rebuilt from the ground up. It has a newer Cummings turbo diesel and much detail has gone into the total restoration… Read More
Don’t Underestimate Custom T-Shirt Design When You Market Your Business
How can anyone underestimate the power of custom t-shirt printing?
Small business marketing can look like a complex beast these days. For most companies, it has become an increasingly digital undertaking—often accompanied by more traditional advertising tools like television, radio, signage … all the stuff that gets your brand in front of eyes and ears… Read More
What is Sublimation Printing, and When Should You Choose It?
How can you know when sublimation printing is right for your business?
Among all the ways you can print images on cloth, plastic, glass, metal, and other materials, sublimation is in a class all its own for image brightness and durability. It relies on a scientific principle that allows inks to be fully infused into the material being printed. Sublimation produces… Read More
What are Fleet Wraps and How do they Benefit Your Business?
Fleet wraps are an essential part of your business…
One of the frustrating things about marketing your small- to medium-sized, local business is looking around at all the thousands of people who could be buying your products, and not knowing how to reach them. Sure, there are plenty of marketing tools and methods available, but most are expensive… Read More
How to Take Control of Your Franchise’s Brand Identity
How can you take control of your franchise’s brand identity?
Part of a successful franchise marketing program is maintaining a consistent brand identity—that is, to make sure the graphics on your signs, fleet vehicle wraps, printed materials, and uniforms look the same everywhere they are displayed. When the public sees variances between different media… Read More
The Ins and Outs of Police and Security Vehicle Graphics
Public Service Vehicle Wraps
One of the great things about vehicle wraps is the incredible variety of colors, finishes, and textures they offer compared to vehicle paint. But for security and law enforcement vehicles, certain guidelines may restrict the range… Read More
Bring Your Logo to Life with Environmental Graphics
Wall, window, gas pump, ATM machine, graphics and more…
In many ways, your logo is the epicenter of your brand. It’s the mental image people use to remember what your company does and what it stands for, and it’s the last thing you want to be shy with as you create signage… Read More
The 10 Most Eye-Catching Places to Use Environmental Graphics
Can you imagine all the places to put graphics?
While vinyl wall graphics and lettering have become fairly commonplace in recent years, it’s the unexpected spots that can delight the eye and have greatest visual impact. Environmental design… Read More
Copyright Basics for T-Shirt Design
But what about…?
Selling custom t-shirts is a relatively simple business to undertake; US Logo provides virtually endless design tools, materials, and resources, so shirt retailers can produce almost anything they can imagine. It’s so easy, in fact, that some sellers get into legal trouble without realizing… Read More
5 Pro Tips for Washing Screen-Printed Apparel
Get ready, set, go…
Screen printing is a beautiful (and low-cost) option for custom apparel design that’s always popular—especially on t-shirts. A brightly colored garment design is eye-catching, and images can… Read More
Warm and Fuzzy Giveaways to Raise Brand Awareness
Sit down, get cozy…
Having strong brand awareness means that potential customers feel like they’ve “seen you around” because of your advertising, your YouTube videos, or other marketing channels… Read More
12 ADVANTAGES OF VINYL VEHICLE WRAPS VS PAINTING YOUR VEHICLE
But let’s look at these benefits one at a time…
This is a relatively new technology, and for marketers, there’s a lot to get excited about here, with very few drawbacks. Wraps are made of thin, adhesive, vinyl sheets that can be printed with any design, cut to any dimension… Read More
Why is NAP Important for SEO and Local Search?
What is NAP, and Why is it Important…
“NAP” stands for name, address, phone, and it refers to those which your company uses on any site where it appears. Whether on a listing, social media or your own website, NAP Consistency is a critical part of ranking well in local organic search results because search engines like Google evaluate (and try to correlate)… Read More
How to Design a Captivating Logo
So how do you translate your brand over to potential customers? Through your logo design of course!
Your brand is one of the most important defining factors of how successful your company will be. It tells the story of what you offer, what you represent, and how you distinguish yourself from your competition. It’s the first impression… Read More
The pros and cons of wrapping vs. painting your car
Wraps are now becoming the preferred method of “repainting” for private vehicle owners, as well….
Vehicle graphics are a very effective advertising medium for businesses. They deliver far more brand impressions per dollar than billboards, radio and television advertising… Read More
Impress Your Customers with Interior and Exterior Graphics
Interior and Exterior Architectural Wraps
A business’s exterior is often shown the most TLC when it comes to advertisement placements. But what about the interior? Both areas are prime real estate in regards to reaching out to customers and excellent opportunities for catching their interest, too. Brand recall memory is important in the… Read More
The Importance of Logos and How They Represent a Brand
Let’s discuss the importance of logo design for businesses…
Your logo is one of the first things a new consumer uses to rate your business. A strong logo design should foster curiosity within the consumer to look into what a company offers, while a poorly designed logo can easily make them run the other way. Your logo says a lot about your brand… Read More
Best Custom T-Shirt Printing Methods
What’s the best t-shirt printing method for you and your business?
Getting custom t-shirts printed was once a pretty simple business because screen printing on cotton t-shirts was the only cost-effective option available. But in recent years, other methods have become much more affordable. Now you can choose the best custom t-shirt printing methods based on quantity… Read More
What is Screen Printing?
Stop on by and learn what screen printing is…
In a nutshell, screen printing is the process of pressing ink through a fine, fabric screen with a squeegee to print an image. The Chinese invented the technique roughly 1,000 years ago. Over the centuries, it made its way to Europe and America, and it began to find commercial use in the early 20th century. Now screen printed images are everywhere we look, on glass, ceramics, paper, posters, fine art, and t-shirts… Read More
A HOW-TO GUIDE FOR EVERGREEN CONTENT
Evergreen Content and SEO
For those with previous experience in the digital marketing world, or even those just getting into the SEO game, you’ve probably heard the term “evergreen content” pop up in several different instances. WHAT IS EVERGREEN CONTENT and where does that name come from? Well, evergreen is defined as “universally and continually relevant – not limited in applicability to a particular event or date”… Read More
HOW CAN I IMPROVE MY SEO?
Improve your SEO with US Logo.
Have you ever wondered why (or how) your company’s website isn’t listed on the main page of a GOOGLE SEARCH? Well you’re definitely not the only one! The short answer is this: you probably need to improve your Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategy. Understanding how Google’s algorithms work, and therefore how to create a SEO strategy within those parameters, is a major stepping-stone in improving your webpage traffic and customer conversion… Read More
COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT VEHICLE WRAPS
What’s your thoughts?
What are your thoughts when it comes to vehicle wraps? As a business owner, VEHICLE WRAPS have the potential to bring in a significant number of new customers, while also being one of the most cost-effective types of marketing businesses can invest in. Acting as a mobile billboard, vehicle wraps can reach thousands of potential customers in just a single day. According to a Nielsen study, nearly half of all consumers who saw an out-of-home ad later searched for that company online within 6 months… Read More
COMMON VEHICLE WRAP MISTAKES (AND HOW TO AVOID THEM)
How to avoid vinyl wrapping errors.
Experienced vehicle wrap professionals have seen just about every mistake possible when it comes to shoddy wrap installations. So how can those mistakes be avoided?
Well, the answer you’re looking for is right here (and it’s short and sweet) – hire a professional! Sure, you could probably install a decal with minimal issues, but there is always room for error, even for what may appear to be the simplest of installations… Read More
TOP MARKETING BENEFITS OF VEHICLE WRAPS
Have you thought of all the ways you can market your business with your vehicle?
VEHICLE WRAPS are traveling advertisements. Wherever your vehicle goes, so does your company’s message. Wraps work for your business 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year – much unlike most other traditional forms of advertising. And, depending on your city and population size, you have the potential to generate anywhere between 30,000 to 80,000 impressions in a single day. That’s a lot of potential customers… Read More
Ways to Improve and Simplify Your Digital Marketing Strategy
Geo Fencing and Digital Marketing
Digital marketing, as defined by Wikipedia, is the marketing of products or services using digital technologies, mainly on the Internet, but also including mobile phones, display advertising, and any other digital medium. Long story short, digital marketing is the marketing of products… Read More
12 Benefits of Using Promotional Products
The 16 Reasons Promotional Products that are Crucial for any Business
Is print dead?
Is print advertising dead? Nowadays, many claim “print is dead”. But is print dead? If you take a look around the grocery store, you can still see newspapers and magazines on the shelves. You still find direct mail adverts in… Read More
Top 5 Reasons Why Print Marketing is as Important as Digital Marketing
What is embroidery?
Screen Printing, Embroidery, Heatpress, and Sublimation
What is embroidery you ask! It is an ancient craft, until last century only performed by hand, of embellishing fabric with thread or yard to form patterns that serve as decoration. In modern times, embroidery serves more commonly as a… Read More
Over 22 Tajima Embroidery Production Items
Over 22 Tajima Embroidery Production Items With the business of embroidery, we know how difficult it may be to completely perform the best possible job. Take hats and caps for instance. Or on the other hand, visualize embroidering shoes and… Read More
All About T-Shirt Printing
Screen Printing, Embroidery, and Sublimation
Silk Screen Printing
Welcome to Silk Screen Printing Archive Blog Post: We have had some fun over the past 27-years. From expansions to free beer, US Logo’s heritage in the silk screen printing industry goes bask as far as the year 1990. As… Read More
Top 3 Things Dye-Sublimation Printing Has to Offer
Sublimation Printing and Vehicle Wraps
As our technology advances and grows more diverse throughout the years, it’s important to stay up-to-date with the best available tech. In the digital printing world, technology has richly advanced to become new and improved. Now, it is possible to…Read More
Vinyl Wraps for Cars
Cars are a fashion statement, a form of expression, a sport, a collectors item or a daily necessity. Use your car for what it is, but make it look how you want. If you are looking to improve your car’s appearance, you have two main options: a new paint job… Read More
7 Reasons to Apply a Vinyl Wrap to Your Boat or Jet Ski
Boat Wraps and Vinyl Wraps
Summer time is almost here, which means sunshine, barbecues, and trips out to the lake with family and friends, with your boat and jet skis in tow. For those of you who already own a boat or jet ski, you understand the amount of work and maintenance that goes into… Read More
Advertising with Vehicle Wraps
Vehicle wraps are one of the most effective forms of advertising for businesses. Everywhere you go, at any time of day, someone is bound to see it. The advertising capabilities available to you through the use of vehicle wraps… Read More
Top 10 Advertising Options With Vehicle Wraps
Advertising Options and Food Truck Wraps
Vehicle wraps are one of the best ways to advertise your business. Everywhere you go, someone sees it. Whether you’re driving a motorcycle or semi, we can wrap any vehicle to best serve your company. We love vehicle wraps because of their endless capabilities… Read More
How Food Truck Designs are Done?
Vinyl Lettering vs. Wall Decals
Wall and Window Wraps
At some point we’ve probably all experienced the overwhelming internal discussion of how to tackle them and we’ve all questioned how to decorate them. If you’re currently trying to come up with what to do with your blank walls, you’ve probably already considered options like painting or wallpaper…Read More
Custom Window Decals for Windows and Vehicles
We drive everywhere right? When was the last time you went a week without driving in a vehicle? With the daily use of cars, comes daily use of custom window decals. This calls for major opportunities for businesses and companies alike to market and promote their brand through window decals…Read More
How Google’s Major Algorithm Updates Can Affect Your SEO
Websites, SEO, and Digital Marketing Blogs
Have you ever wondered how certain sites or business listings show up at the top of the page when you do a Google search? Or have you even asked yourself, “What exactly is it that determines which articles or listings get to the top of the search results page?” The answer is a system called Search Engine Optimization… Read More
Why Your Business Needs a Blog
You’ve heard of blogs, but you may have wondered what they can actually do to help your business grow. In this day and age, if your business does not have a blog, there’s a good chance you are missing out on attracting customers that your competitors (who consistently post blogs) have gained… Read More
Applying SEO Principles to YouTube Videos
YouTube Marketing and Digital Marketing
here are 4.9 billion videos viewed on YouTube every day. Shockingly, YouTube is somehow still an often forgotten platform for business marketing. But, considering YouTube is the second highest ranking website when it comes to the number of visits it gets (with Google of course being the most visited)… Read More
Is traditional marketing enough?
The ol’ marketing game ain’t what it used to be. You used to place some ads, maybe run some radio and TV, if it fit your audience, put graphics on your company’s vehicles if you had them, and send out direct mail campaigns. Done. Did your message reach anyone? Well, obviously… Read More