Dimples develops prepress content efficiency systems so you can produce print media with higher cost margins.
By adding our patented ink-saving overlays to your publication’s existing font library, you can generate ink savings up to 40% on headlines, body, and other printed text.
As part of our Dimples Type service, we generate ink saving overlays for your publication’s existing fonts using patented algorithms. Your publication’s typography does not change — the fonts appear identical to your readers, except the fonts require less ink to print.
Here is the process:
The Dimples Type service fee is tied to the publication’s advertised circulation, and is based on a percentage of the estimated savings realizable by the publisher.
Dimples complements downstream ink optimizers, if you have any in place already. Dimples preserves the outlines of each printed glyph in bodies of text, maintaining legibility while delivering ink savings with less run off and show through. Your original un-dimpled fonts remain available for use as well, such as for advertisements.
Your publication’s typography does not change — the fonts appear identical to your readers, except the fonts require less ink to print.
Dimples enables publishers to:
Dimples is a prepress font-based ink saving solution that applies perforations — or dimples — to the fonts in publishers’ font libraries.