Tag: best practices

Best Practices Breakdown: Color Contrast

This week marks the final chapter in our series about content creation best practices. Today, we will discuss color contrast, why it’s important, and how to apply to make the best-possible-looking messages for your display.

Best Practices Breakdown: Font Options

Welcome to part 2 of our series on the best practices of content creation. This time, we'll talk about choosing the best fonts for your messages. If you’ve been reading our blog for a while, you already know that typography means "font options." To put it simply, typography is the arrangement and appearance of type ...

Best Practices Breakdown: Prioritization

Welcome to the first post in a new series focusing on the best practices of content creation. We know how hard you work and that creating the best quality content can be time consuming, so we want to make it a little easier for you!  This time, we will focus on prioritization or the arrangement ...

Brand New Backgrounds Just for You!

Our Creative Services team here at Daktronics worked very hard to create some amazing new backgrounds for your displays! We are happy to announce that 12 brand new content packages are now available for download, and the best part is, they’re FREE! Click HERE to get them all! We can’t wait to see what you do ...

Make It Pop! Using Outlines and Shadows

Happy Wednesday, March 2, everyone! Today is a great day! The sun is out longer, spring is right around the corner, and the temperatures are finally getting back above zero! And no, I’m not talking about the weather just to pass time because I ran out of things to talk about. What I’m getting at is the fact ...

Gobble Up Some Tips for Thanksgiving!

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we want to share some ideas with you about how to get the most out of your display over the long weekend. First, however, we need to let you know Daktronics holiday hours, so you can call us ahead of time if you have any questions or need help with anything. ...

Pointing Out Your Point of View

Long time no see! Speaking of seeing, that is exactly what we will be discussing this week. Let me explain so you can see things a little more clearly before we begin. Okay, no more puns. Let's move on! Today we are going to talk about how you see the messages on your display, and how ...

Create Dynamic Content by Utilizing Best Practices

Welcome back, everyone! We have some very helpful information to share with you this week. Please take a moment to watch the video (below) of our Creative Services Manager, Gina Peterson, as she talks about the support we offer and shares tips about content creation so you can get the most out of your display. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R63xHWQ2g3w Support: As ...

Choose the Best Background 5

This is our final post about choosing the best background for your message using Venus® 1500 v4. If you aren’t sure what background color or font to use, or if you just can’t decide, we recommend using our Preset Colors. These were created just for you, and they follow all the best practices that we’ve ...