All custom magnets (save the date magnets, fridge magnets, promotional magnets) are not made equal. You need to think about this if you’re ordering full color custom magnets because . . .
5 Things You need To Know About Buying Custom Promotional Magnets
Mega-thin magnets don’t work. Don’t buy them. You’ve seen the mega-thin custom magnets around – they are so thin that they curl-up like paper – they don’t stick. A good custom magnet supplier will offer you free samples before you order. If the magnet stock curls up – don’t buy it.
Cheap magnets cost way too much. Odds are that a low-cost magnet has less magnetic quality. Magnets are measured in poles. You want 10 to 12 poles. get samples. If the samples fall on the floor – not only did your promotion al message get lost – your business looked to cheap to send good stuff. get samples.
Full color is not too expensive. If your message is worth putting on a custom magnet – then print in full color. The new digital printers out there have brought full color custom magnet printing prices down – way down. You can often buy full color magnets for just about the same price as the older one or two color custom magnets. Remember, photos – in full color – leave a lasting impression.
Mailing magnets the easy way. If you have a lot of magnets to sort and stuff into envelopes for mailing. Don’t bother. There’s a better way. You can buy custom magnets already attached to a letter or document that is ready to be mailed. Some of these “integrate magnet” solutions even allow you to personalize each letter – and each custom magnet – on your desktop printer. Some of the printers can print the whole job for you. Cost more? maybe not – if you figure in your time and energy to manually stuff the letters and magnets. Check it out at http://www.my1stop.com/magnetContents.aspx .
Have fun! Designing custom magnets in full color should be a gas. The advent of full color printing has turned custom magnet project into an opportunity to create mina Mona Lisa – that stick around for almost as long as she has! Quality printing sites, like My1Stop.com offer free design templates for quick download.
So what are reading this line for? Have fun – get started . . . !