The Mines Press

Our blog is a place for our team to share collective wisdom, timely information, creativity, tutorials and more. The content reflects the interests, ideas and concerns of business owners while also focusing on inspiring and sharing ideas with graphic designers. We hope you enjoy reading our blog.

Why Buy Made-in-America Products?

When you buy American-made products, your dollar is doing much more than you think. You are keeping money in the U.S. and bolstering our economy, while helping to create jobs.  You’ll be standing up for human rights and helping the environment.

Olympic Games Logo Designs 1912 - 2022

Throughout the Olympic Games’ history there have been some beautifully designed logos as well as some seriously awful ones. You be the judge.

Timeline of 10 Famous Fonts [INFOGRAPHIC]

We very rarely consider the power of typography. Sure, we see tons of fonts everyday but did you ever stop to think about how a company, band or movie could base it's entire image on a single font? Lets look at 10 famous fonts and some very famous logos derived from those fonts...

The Most Creative Swag of All Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are you looking for ways to stand out at your next trade show? If so, you're in the right place. We've put together a list containing some of the most creative swag of all time.

Killing time: How To Destroy Your Productivity [INFOGRAPHIC]

From constantly being interrupted and switching tasks at random, to creating an impossibly long to-do list and cluttering your desk, here are seven steps to ensure that you are decreasing productivity...

Five steps to jump start your marketing efforts this week [INFOGRAPHIC]

Here's an infographic we made to help get small businesses moving in the right direction. We know marketing a small business isn't always easy. You've got 42 other responsibilities and there is only so many hours...