The basics of the printing industry. Concise and accurate summary.
Back in the days printing of books, broadsheets, brochures and other printed materials are done via a meticulous process. Thanks to Johannes Gutenberg’s invention of movable type in 1439, printing process has been revolutionized and has been widely known all across Europe and America. The movable type allows a faster printing of books which in turn helped spread knowledge and education to many people.
Now printing has gone a long way because of technological advancement the people made. Books and other publications today can now be mass produced in a very short period of time while maintaining the quality of prints. There are now several ways of printing that publishers could choose from. Here are some of the well-known printing processes.
1. Offset Lithography
Famously known as Offset printing this process is considered the most cost-effective that is why many in the industry prefer this process. This also allows publishers to print high quantity of prints in faster time because the printing machine is very quick and easy…
View original post 418 more words