Fit for 2017: seven useful tips to make any online print store a success

30. November 2016, 11:43 AM Uhr | Background, News
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The key player – the product – as well as shipping, presence and service are vital in eCommerce – but what exactly contributes to the success of an online print store in an age of fierce competition?

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Interview: Gelato CEO Müller-Hansen in conversation on the subject of digital print in the cloud

24. November 2016, 12:43 PM Uhr | Background, News
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Gelato’s smart cloud solution provides its digital print partners with more production volumes, without Gelato even having to own one printing press.

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The Christmas trade: what sort of creative potential are online print providers in D/A/CH offering?

23. November 2016, 3:51 PM Uhr | Background, News
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Customized print products at Christmas time are more in demand than ever before, but what creative ideas have the online print providers got up their sleeves?

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Online print has the law on its side: is “Sofortüberweisung” an acceptable payment method?

22. November 2016, 11:39 AM Uhr | General, News, Opinion
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For now that’s the all-clear signal for Sofortüberweisung, Paypal et al: provided they are offered as a gratis payment method, they are regarded as acceptable.

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Idesignibuy: mass customization specialist heads for the online print market

16. November 2016, 10:03 AM Uhr | Background, News, Opinion
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Thanks to its flexibility and the wide range of functions and support provided, Idesignibuy is a solution with potential for the online print market as well.

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Serif: are Affinity products set to challenge the dominance of top dog Adobe in the print industry?

9. November 2016, 11:40 AM Uhr | Background, News
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Affinity Designer and Photo are inexpensive photo editing tools that can be used in the printing and publishing sector and they represent an alternative to Adobe.

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Google: the ‘Mobile Centric’ approach as a forward-looking concept for the digital distribution of print

4. November 2016, 11:43 AM Uhr | Background, News, Opinion
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Up to 98% of all online print search results in D/A/CH come from Google – it is high time that online print providers took the “Mobile Centric” approach seriously.

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“Spiel ’16“: print personalization conquers the world of board games

28. October 2016, 11:12 AM Uhr | Background, Opinion
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“SPIEL ’16” in Essen is regarded as the world’s largest consumer exhibition for board games, but what on earth does the world of board games have to do with (online) print? Quite a lot, as it happens!

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Combeenation: non-industry-specific mass customization software made in Austria

26. October 2016, 9:55 AM Uhr | Background, News
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Print product personalization – the whole shebang should be as flexible as possible and already proven to be successful. Anybody with mass customization ambitions should widen their horizons and look at solutions from outside the print industry.

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Google: will Google’s new Index cause online print providers to drop down the rankings?

24. October 2016, 11:28 AM Uhr | Background, News
Current 24% of all online purchases are transacted on mobile end devices

Google is pursuing its own rigorous strategy of focusing web search and website rankings on mobile – that could mean bad news for several online print providers…

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