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These days, there are a lot of file formats (or extensions) out there in the graphic world and each one of them has their own purposes, pros, and cons but it can be both confusing and overwhelming if you don't know what the differences between them are. This post is dedicated to help you understand a little easier. Web-based Images Currently, there's 3 different types of image formats that you'll see on images displayed on the web. They are .JPEG (.jgp), .GIF, or .PNG. ...

Anyone who has an email account should take advantage of email signatures. They help add a little professionalism to your emails and can greatly affect the tone of what you're writing and they're so simple to do! Signatures usually display your name, title, and various contact information (such as phone number, address, website, etc.) which can be vital if your recipients need to contact you. Remember to keep it as short as possible and use simple and concise formatting when creating your signature....

Here at Matson Graphics, wide ranges of custom high quality print design services is what we offer. Whether your company is large or small, let our talented artists add value to your communication and marketing strategies. Let us make that good impression on your current and future clients! Quality and professional graphic design can and will make the difference between a successful campaign and a visual failure. We can take care of all your needs including full or half page magazine or newspaper...

When designing anything involving typography, Matson Graphics uses tracking, kerning and leading to make your business cards, logos, flier's, brochures, etc. look their absolute best. But what exactly do these three different terms mean? Well let me show you: Tracking First up we have tracking, which refers to the space between each letter of a word, line, or block of text. It is also known as "letter-spacing." Here's an example, where the top has a tracking of 0, middle has 100, and the...

Here at Matson Graphics in Huntington Beach, Orange County, we create quality web site design for all types of businesses of all sizes to help them increase their web presence. Effective, clean, and professionally made web sites  is the perfect way to showcase your brand, whether it's a corporate website, e-commerce website, or a personal one. We offer solutions for all types of needs including: SEO (Search Engine Optimization), Copy-writing, Photography, Web Maintenance, HTML Coding, PHP/ASP Programing, Website Design and Redesign, Flash, Meta...