Seattle Publishing shares insights and ideas on such topics as custom publications, the publishing industry, and enhancing and utilizing technology. Published every month, the SP Journal offers tips for everything from managing projects to choosing the right publishing plan.


December 2012

Posted on December 1, 2012

Happy New Year from SP As we quickly approach 2013, SP wishes you a safe and happy New Year. In January, we will begin our regular monthly journal with insights and suggestion on how to navigate the ever changing world of content. Cheers! The SP Crew ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


November 2012

Posted on November 1, 2012

In our Fall edition, we take a look at common mistakes that occur when implementing new technologies, then we share a little bit about one of the innovations that became the beginning of publishing automation. Finally, we highlight one of our Pioneer Square neighbors and what makes them unique to our neighborhood. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


September 2012

Posted on September 1, 2012

There is nothing quite like a summer in Seattle, and once it arrives we only get a couple of months to enjoy it before fall blows onto our doorstep. In our autumn edition we take a look at how to mix your media for the best audience reach. We'll also expand on choosing the right mediums for distributing content. Finally, we wrap up with a mention about one of our favorite non-profit's annual auction. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


August 2012

Posted on August 1, 2012

Welcome to our August journal. In this edition we share information about how screen technologies are expanding the use of hi-resolution images for the web. We also provide some tips on managing your images. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


July 2012

Posted on July 1, 2012

Welcome to our July journal. In this edition we write about a recent book project as well as the Who,What, When, Where, and Why of content. We'll also share with you some interesting information about Seattle's founding printers. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


June 2012

Posted on June 1, 2012

Before we begin, all of us at Seattle Publishing want to express our sympathies to the families and friends that have lost loved ones in our city's most recent tragedy at Cafe Racer. Our hearts and thoughts go out to you. In this edition, we highlight how one client has used a monthly flyer to boost sales and then we take a fun look at how you can increase content consistency with a style guide. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


May 2012

Posted on May 1, 2012

April showers make May flowers and it is time for our spring journal. In this edition, we share some exciting news about a new strategic partnership as well as suggestions for removing rigidity from your content and why flexibility is important. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


March 2012

Posted on March 1, 2012

Spring is here, sort of, and it is time for our April journal. In this issue, we share information about one of our current web projects as well as offer some suggestions when looking for an outsourcing partner. Finally, we introduce our newest member of the SP crew and talk about beer. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


February 2012

Posted on February 1, 2012

For February's journal, we write about a new product-driven Ruby on Rails website that we are developing for a wholesale distributor and we share our experience in the preparation of content for use in a common content database. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More


January 2012

Posted on January 1, 2012

Welcome to 2012 and our first journal of the New Year. In this edition, we write about our Bicycle Paper's continued expansion into the Rocky Mountain region, provide suggestions for preparing your content, and introduce our newest member to the crew. ... Sm_plus_button_home_pg Read More