How to Design a Banner Using 48HourPrint.com’s Design Tool
Don’t have a design yet for your custom vinyl banner? We got you! As part of our banner printing services, we offer free access to our banner design tool. Find out how you can create design banners from scratch using 48HourPrint.com’s beginner-friendly online tool!
Our Step-by-Step Guide to Designing Custom Banners
Step 1: Create your own account at 48HourPrint.com
If you have an existing 48HourPrint.com account, do log in first before shopping! This way, we can easily save your artwork in case you want to work on it later.
Step 2: Pick your preferred banner from our Banners page
We offer a wide range of banners – from the usual vinyl, fabric, mesh, all the way to fancier options such as step-and-repeat banners and custom backdrops. Take note of our promo codes too for more discounts!
Step 3: Fill out the order calculator
Select product specs such as size, quantity, and print turnaround time. Some banners also come with optional accessories, so feel free to add those when needed. Take note that the print turnaround time only covers processing your order! To check the estimate shipping dates and rates, click “Estimate Delivery Date & Shipping Cost” at the bottom of the order calculator.
Step 4: Click “Design Online” to get started
If you don’t have a draft to begin with, click “Design Online” to access our design tool, Create48.
Step 5: Pick an orientation
Choose between horizontal (landscape) and vertical (portrait).
Step 6: Double-check the printed side you are working on
If you chose double-sided printing, you could specify which side to work on.
Step 7: Start designing
There’s so much you can do with our online tool. It’s packed with features so even users with no design background can easily create print-ready artworks. Here are just some of the things you can do:
Change the background color
Choose from any of our multiple fonts
Add custom shapes
Upload images from your own computer
Use photos from our stock image library
Step 8: Preview and save your design
Click “Preview” to check your progress. Once you’re satisfied with your work, click “Proceed to Order” to go to checkout.
Frequently Asked Questions About Our Banner Design Tool
I can’t finish my design right now. Can I go back and work on it later?
Yes. If you’re already signed in on your 48HourPrint.com account, just click “Save” to save your design draft under your profile.
Can I request for a design proof before we proceed with printing?
Yes, you can. There’s an option to request for a complimentary proof before checkout.
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