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Bleeds Explained

Here is a super helpful guide to BLEEDS! These are really important in our world! Knowing this information will make the printing process smoother and more efficient.

Bleed is a printing term that is used to describe a document which has images or elements that touch the edge of the page, extending beyond the trim edge and leaving no white margin. When a document has bleed, it must be printed on a larger sheet of paper and then trimmed down.

The example above shows how a document should be set up with bleed. This is the...