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By Carmen Lamb | April 22, 2024

Harnessing the Dual Benefits of Ad Studies

Gain valuable insights with our free downloadable ad study questions.

By Carmen Lamb | April 10, 2024

A Marvel-ous Approach to Lead Generation  

YGS Association Solutions and Lead Marvels work together to bring strong lead generation opportunities to our partners.

By Laura Gaenzle | March 26, 2024

Outsource Your Event Sales and Management to Unleash Your Event’s Potential

Enhance your events by outsourcing your event sales and management to professionals with proven experience so your association can focus on its mission and members.

By Therese Umerlik | August 7, 2023

Magazines Remain Resilient Marketing Tools

Many associations have a key to building their membership and promoting awareness of their mission already in the palm of their hand—their print publications.

By Rachel Markey | September 21, 2021

YGS Responds to the Global Paper Shortage

YGS continues to serve its valued client partners with creative solutions for addressing the global paper supply shortage.

By Ashley Reid | September 8, 2021

5 Reasons Why Your Association Needs Large-Format Digital Printing

Every association needs a way to market themselves efficiently. Even if you’re on a budget, a large-format print job can be an investment to get the traffic your company/association deserves.

By Rachel Markey | March 25, 2021

EXCEL Award Win Inspires Us to Think Bigger and Bolder

NAESP and Crayola have collaborated for nine years to support art-infused education through the Champion Creatively Alive Children Grant. The grant program provided funding annually to 20 schools so they […]

By Rachel Markey | February 9, 2021

YGS Achieves G7 Certification

YGS reaches another milestone to stay ahead of the curve for its design and print clients.

By Rachel Markey | January 26, 2021

The Print Terms You Need to Know

By becoming more familiar with print terminology, you can better understand your options and communicate your needs.

By Rachel Markey | November 24, 2020

The YGS Group Upgrades Digital Operations with HP Indigo 12000HD Press and Site Flow

The new HP Indigo 12000 HD Digital Press and HP PrintOS Site Flow automation solutions drive more sophisticated services and higher-impact print.

By Samuel Hoffmeister | August 4, 2020

More Than Just Award-Winning Design

YGS Senior Art Director Mike Vucic knows what it takes to create unique, stunning designs that not only exceed client expectations but also win awards. The latest example: a 2020 […]

By Ashley Reid | August 3, 2020

All Signs Point to Safety

One of the best ways to communicate new safety protocols is to post eye-catching signage around your facility that guides employees as they adapt to this new normal—YGS can help with that.

By Craig Lauer | July 17, 2020

Expanding Your Print Publication with a Digital Edition

Create the best experience for readers, greater opportunities for advertisers, and a platform for sharing the most current information.

By Craig Lauer | June 22, 2020

Introducing Our Newest Press

YGS’ new HP Indigo 1200 digital offset press dramatically expands our print capabilities.

By Craig Lauer | June 7, 2020

How to Be Heard in the Marketplace

At YGS, our goal is to be a trusted advisor for your top priorities, not just during this challenging time, but well into the future.

By Craig Lauer | May 26, 2020

Reducing Print Publication Frequency Can Be Costly

A number of our advertisers recognize the need to maintain their market and brand presence to be best positioned for recovery.

By Craig Lauer | May 11, 2020

Building a Brand-New Magazine (During a Pandemic)

Collaboration between teams made it possible to launch an entirely new magazine during the pandemic.

By Craig Lauer | May 11, 2020

Deliver Sought-After Stability to Your Members

At a time like this, receiving a favorite publication in the mail renders a
coveted semblance of normalcy.

By Craig Lauer | May 1, 2020

See YGS Production in Action

Discover how we’re here to help you connect with your audiences through safe and compelling print materials.