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From groundbreaking product launches
DesignNBuy's Mission: Enabling Print Business Online
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DNB 2023: A Look Back at the Year's Top Stories
So, this wraps up some of this year’s DesignNBuy’s highlights and gives you a peek at what’s to come in 2023! Here are a few of the highlights.
InDesign Plugin for Web-to-Print: Simplifying Dynamic Template Creation
With the launch of DNB Templater, a native plug-in designed for Adobe InDesign, we’ve optimized the process of creating dynamic and editable design templates. This seamless integration with our web-to-print solutions enables graphic designers to easily craft designs within Adobe InDesign and export them as web-to-print templates. The introduction of DesignNBuy’s InDesign Plugin for web-to-print represents a major industry milestone, empowering businesses to elevate their print customization capabilities.
New Exciting Print Shop Webstore Templates for Merch, Packaging, and Printing Businesses
DesignNBuy’s print shop website templates are
Digital Marketing Bootcamp on Udemy: Empowering Print Businesses
DesignNBuy has acknowledged the importance of equipping printers with essential digital marketing skills. As a result, we have introduced a comprehensive digital marketing bootcamp in collaboration with Joan Gore on Udemy to provide printers with the knowledge they need to succeed in the digital world. Our course encompasses various facets of digital marketing, such as search engine optimization (SEO), social media marketing, content marketing, and email marketing, among others. We aim to empower businesses with the necessary tools to thrive in today’s digital age.
Curious about DesignO's Journey? Discover the Highlights and Milestones!
Let’s take a stroll down memory lane and revisit the highlights that made the DesignO online design tool truly shine.
V1.4: Efficiency Unleashed!
DesignO Version 1.4 streamlined workflows and collaboration with job and workflow management, enhanced client collaboration with improved communication tools and feedback mechanisms, and a revamped product preview for better design visualization.
V1.5: Building Your Brand Identity!
DesignO Version 1.5 focused on building strong brand identities and user empowerment through features such as file upload, brand kit, live text editor preview, and user-centric design enhancements like embellishments, circular and curved text, and layered PDFs for packaging.
V1.6: Communication, Control, and Creativity
DesignO Version 1.6 focused on communication, control, and creativity, with features like a communication dashboard, grid-style asset management, improved colour tools, a library of digital assets, and a user-friendly interface.
V1.7: The Future of DesignO is Now!
DesignO Version 1.7 update brought new features to online product design including a form-based quick editor for faster order processing, an enhanced template module for streamlined creation and management, easier custom background creation, an in-built template builder for versatile design options, improved font importing and management, and packaging die-line creation for custom box designs.
Easily upload your artwork files and preview your designs in real time. Furthermore, easy navigation of the templates and an intuitive form-based editor are available. The DesignO Plugin works great with WordPress 6.3.1 and WooCommerce 8.1.1.
AIOW2P V4.3 Enhanced Productivity & Creativity
The design capabilities of the software have been enhanced to include features such as embellishments, curved and circular text, live previews, brand kits, previews with background images, layered product output file improvements, and more. The AIOW2P version 4.3 updates allow for greater customization and accuracy in designing products, as well as increased productivity. Additional features include the ability to select applicable workflow steps, template creation for resellers, and the ability to edit ordered artwork.
AIOW2P V.4.4 Revolutionising Web-to-Print
DesignNBuy upgraded to Magento 2.4.5 to provide better security, performance and user experience. They added new themes for different products and business types, making it easier for individuals to establish a printing business. They also improved file upload functionality, including enhanced global settings, file upload configuration for products, pricing functionality for file uploads, and an enhanced file upload preview page with pricing display. These improvements offer optimized space utilization, accurate pricing, and a seamless user journey.
AIOW2P V.5.0 Corporate Printers and Brand Portals
The All-in-One Web2Print software V.5.0 has three new features that redefine the web-to-print experience. First,
What The World's Saying About Our Ink-tastic Solutions!
Our dedication has yielded remarkable results! We’re proud
Global Expo: Travel Back To The Moments Where We Shared Our Printing Passion
DesignNBuy’s commitment to knowledge-sharing was further exemplified when Kavita took the stage as a keynote speaker at the prestigious TAGA Conference. She shared valuable insights on the latest printing technology trends, inspiring attendees to embrace innovation and stay ahead of the curve.
Graphics Canada Expo 2023
DesignNBuy’s presence at the Graphics Canada Expo offered a remarkable opportunity to forge connections and gain valuable insights into the Canadian print industry. By immersing themselves in this vibrant market, DNB further solidified its commitment to tailoring its solutions to the diverse needs of businesses across different regions.
Grand Return to Drupa 2024
Looking ahead to the coming year, DesignNBuy has announced its grand return to Drupa 2024, a highly anticipated trade fair in Düsseldorf, Germany. With a decade of excellence in web-to-print software, DesignNBuy is poised to captivate audiences with its latest innovations, solidifying its position as a leader in the industry.
Printing United 2023
While 2023 saw numerous achievements, DesignNBuy expressed regret for missing out on Printing United. However, the setback did not dampen their spirits. Instead, it fueled their determination to connect with industry professionals and customers virtually, promising exciting web-to-print innovations that would bridge the gap left by the absence.
Engagement with Industry Experts
In an exclusive discussion, Srikanth and Nidhi engaged in a dynamic dialogue covering various topics such as online commerce, corporate branding, personalization, printing, and automation. They also explored the significance of artwork design, pre-press, and order management to ensure speed and efficiency. Srikanth shared his success story and emphasized the need for an omnichannel business strategy in today’s fiercely competitive business landscape.
Cary Sherburne’s insights shed light on several critical aspects of the printing industry, which is undergoing a significant digital transformation. Automation is enhancing workflows, sustainability is driving change, and web-to-print solutions are playing a pivotal role in this revolution. To remain relevant in this ever-changing landscape, companies must embrace innovative strategies, engage in open dialogue with customers, and have the courage to adopt digital technologies.
Kelly Mallozzi provides tips on how to improve sales in the print business, such as engaging customers, establishing expertise, and using web-to-print solutions. It also highlights the importance of sales strategy for B2B printers, including the ability to qualify prospects and focus on solutions rather than just making a sale.
Our People & Culture
Behind these impressive achievements lies the driving force of DesignNBuy – its people and culture. Throughout 2023, DNB nurtured a vibrant and collaborative work environment that fostered innovation and excellence. This commitment to its team and values propelled the company forward, enabling it to deliver exceptional solutions and services.
What Lies Ahead? Moving into 2024
See you back here in 2024. As DesignNBuy looks ahead to the future, there is a palpable sense of excitement and anticipation. The company is constantly exploring new avenues for growth and innovation, gearing up to introduce groundbreaking features and solutions that will reshape the web-to-print landscape.
Here’s to an ink-credible 2023 and an even more spectacular 2024! Your printing journey starts here, with DesignNBuy.
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