Files smaller than 10MB please email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Marketshare recommend using Dropbox.com (2 GB Free Account)
Creating a Dropbox Account:
Open a Web browser, and go to dropbox.com
Click "Login" then "Create Account"
Type your first and last name, enter your email address and type a password. the strength of the password is indicated by a colored bar under the "Password" text field. Check "I Agree to Dropbox Terms of Service" then click "Create Account" The Dropbox desktop software will automatically download.
Install Dropbox. Click "I Already Have a Dropbox Account" then click "Next". click the 2GB radio button that comes with the free Dropbox account, then click "Next"
Click the "Typical" radio button, then press "Install"
Never use spaces or special characters in filenames!!!
use brief and descriptive naming
use 20 characters or less
include a file extension (.pdf, .doc, .jpg, .jpeg, .ai, .psd, .eps, tif, etc)
include identifiers such as project, filename, and date in the name.
Important File Format Information:
Multiple graphic files can be combined and compressed into one file using .tar, .sit, .sea, or zipped .zip
Always include linked images and fonts. Please do not embed images into illustrator. We prefer fonts to be outlined. For revision, send the font.
Vector file preferred over other formats if possible. Format as .ai or .eps
All bitmap files should be at least 150 ppi at full size. Preferred format is .jpeg or .tiff
To ensure correct color output, please provide the PMS colors or a hardcopy of the art marked "match color to this print" and have it laid out in PMS upon delivery.
Applications and File Formats: we can accept the current version and lower.
|Software Application||File Extensions||File Content Type|
|Illustrator CS||.ai, .eps||Logos, floorplans, plot maps, area maps, sign art|
|Photoshop 7||.psd, .tif, .jpg||Rendering, photographs, streetscaps|
|Corel Draw 9||Sign art only|
|CAD and Acrobat||Used for reference only, not for output|
Zip, CD, Diskette, DVD