Personalised Notebooks with your corporate branding are a great way to promote your company at events and conferences.
Supported Notebook Formats
- Notebooks can be ordered with Wire-O binding
- The number of pages must be a multiple of 10, and between 30 to 150 (inclusive of front & back cover)
- Front and back outer cover pages can have the design in any color. Depending on the notebook design, printing option for inner pages can be selected as Blank, Coloured or Black & White.
Designing a Notebook for Gelato Globe:
Follow these steps to prepare a Notebook design file for upload to your Gelato account:
- Start with A4/LT or A5/LG (in Portrait or Landscape) file
- Setup footer and provide bleed and Safe area for Wire-O as explained here and here
- Insert front & back cover design (or if you have used an existing design, convert all images for front and back cover to CMYK)
- Provide inside pages with a Coloured or a black & white design, or leave them blank if intended
- Generate print-ready PDF using Gelato print preset and upload to Library
Uploading a Notebook design to your Gelato Globe library:
After upload, the first thing you will have to do is to Configure the product.
- Select size format as Notebooks (not Brochures). The system will read the design size and will suggest the closes size: A4 / LT or A5 / LG in Portrait or Landscape
- Select Notebook page types: Full Color or Blank or Black & White. If your uploaded design file has full color elements on inner pages, then those will be converted to Monochrome in case when you select Black & White option at this step
- Inner pages paper selection available from 90, 115, 170 gsm (60, 80, 100 lb) matte only
- 170 gsm / 100 lb matte paper is not available for selection for notebook with more than 100 pages
- Cover (front and Back) pages paper selection available from 300 gsm matte or 350 gsm silk (130 lb cover silk or matte for US, Canada)
- Select matte or glossy protection for cover pages. This option will be available only if the cover paper type is coated (silk)
1. Is there a Notebook template on Gelato Print Plugin?
No, this is not available at the moment but we will be releasing this soon.
2. Is it possible to order a notebook that have colour images (custom CMYK) in inner pages?
Yes. However this format can be ordered as a Wire-O brochure (not Notebook). You can design your file as a Wire-O brochure using a brochure template from Gelato Print Plugin.
Typical notebook file uploaded to your Gelato account, after configuring the format & paper shows properties: