As a business that offers some complex items to the consumers, you should be able to inform them how to properly use your product. Customers should also be knowledgeable about the product so you can avoid product returns and other costs relevant to the failure of it. This is when user’s manual or product instructions come into the picture. As important as your product, users manual should also be taken into consideration and must also be invested in. This article will go through the quality materials or paper type that best suit your products user manual.
Type of Fold
One of the important factors that you need to consider in preparing your users manual is the type of fold of it. Manuals come into different folds so you must be able to determine what’s best for you. Basically, the type of fold depends on the content of the manual. The basic fold types are: trifold, hald fold, double parallel fold, z-fold, gate fold and so many more.
Some printing establishments usually recommend a glossy or non-glossy light paper which is a quality paper yet inexpensive. You also have to consider the cost of your user manual so you might as well take into account the quality and quantity you needed.
Some of the usual sizes for user manuals are like any size of a bond paper like 8.5×11, 8.5×14, and 11×22 for folded type of manuals. Again, it will depend on your needs and the contents of the manual. If it is for a product that needs a lot of instructions or details, the you might need a bigger paper.
User manuals are undeniably parts of any products. As a business, it is necessary that you also invest in these documents to fully satisfy your customers and to reduce return of products costs.