Guides are useful for creating a consistent design or measuring where certain content should be left blank for fold lines or postage. Learn more below:
If you have a document that you are intending on ordering from Lucidpress, it is important that you double-check you are meeting the product standards for fold lines and where postage content may be placed. To enable print-product guides, please follow these steps:
(Below shows an example for brochures. You can enable this for postcards/mailers, and door hangers as well)
- Select a print size under "print and ship"
- Match the page specifications. Pro tip: Visit the print product catalog to see requirements
- Click the checkmark for "print product guides"
Click the document guides button in the menu bar. Add columns and rows as needed to set up your guides.
Go to view > guides > enable/disable guides by clicking "show guides"
Right-click > create horizontal guide (makes sure show guides are enabled to see this setting)
Right-click > create vertical guide (makes sure show guides are enabled to see this setting)
Click and drag to your desired position
Right-click on the guide > delete guide