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Applications of Different Standard Poster Sizes - Infographic

APPLICATIONS OF DIFFERENT STANDARD POSTER SIZES-INFOGRAPHIC Knowing what size of poster to use for a specific need can help you get more suitable prints. Here are simple tips on what size to use and when or where to best use it: *The data used for these statistics came from a random sampling of UPrinting customer data for 2013. 8.5"x 11" Also known as poster flyers, you can use these prints for announcements or advertisements in areas with limited spaces. School or office circulars are usually printed in this size. They are commonly placed in art galleries, as well as information desks, street posts, and bulletin boards. UPrinting's Statistics: 15% - Entertainment (movies, concerts and events), Personal (special christening and birthdays) 10% - Education (schools and university), Nonprofit (fundraiser, charities) and marketing (advertising services/solutions) 9% - Arts and Museum (museums, art galleries) occasions 11"x17" Just slightly bigger than the 8.5" x 11" prints, posters in this size are also used for advertisements or announcements for restricted space. Commonly posted on phone booths, community boards and street posts. UPrinting's Statistics: 26% - Entertainment (movies, concerts and events) 22% - Personal (special occasions; christening and birthdays) 7% - Performing Arts (theater) 18"x24" and 19"x 27" These poster sizes are commonly used for printing photos of celebrities such as sports icons, and music bands or artists. These are also common in clinics and shops. UPrinting's Statistics: 19% - Personal (special occasions; christening and birthdays) 8% - Health (health services, hospitals) 6% - Education (schools and university) 24"x36" and 27"x39" These standard sizes are popular for outdoor advertisir placed in high traffic areas such as theaters, cafeterias, and book shops. These posters are usually designed to attract attention using large text and eye-catching graphics. Trade shows and exhibits are also common places for posters in these sizes. They are UPrinting's Statistics: 38% - Personal (special occasions; christening and birthdays) 9% - General Services (Services that are applicable to the entire firm and are not confined to any department) 6% - Entertainment (movies, concerts and events) 27"x40" This is the standard size for movie posters. These are commonly used to announce or advertise upcoming films. Posters in this size are usually placed in high traffic areas such as bus stops, phone booths, malls, and theaters. UPrinting's Statistics: 60% - Business Solutions (marketing services) 20% - Education (schools and university) 6% - Entertainment (movies, concerts and events) Resources: UPrinting ca Statistics Data: UPrinting customers who ordered these specific standard poster .com Spread Your Message! sizes last 2013

Applications of Different Standard Poster Sizes - Infographic

shared by pjmilagan on Feb 18
I was again asked by the amazing folks of UPrinting to create an infographic about Standard Poster Sizes for Printing. The infographic talks about how different sizes are used and applied in different...


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