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A Step-by-Step Guide on Orderering a Sign from Signs.com

At Signs.com, we want to give you the best service available for creating your perfect sign. Our easy-to-use design tool allows you to upload your own design or create a design from scratch within the design tool itself. To help in your signage quest, we’ve compiled a step-by-step guide on how you can create and order a sign from our website, hassle free.

Step 1

Go to Signs.com

 

Signs.com home page

 

 

Step 2

Scroll down and select what type of material to use.

 

Product selection

Step 3

Once you have selected the material, go ahead and enter in the width and height and select Get Started!

 

place order get started

 

Step 4

Select one of the following (If you are not sure click START FROM SCRATCH).

 

Blank template, search our template, upload your design

 

Step 5

When you click  START FROM SCRATCH it will bring you to the “Design Your Sign” page.  From here you can add text, upload images, change colors and more under “Design Tools”.

 

Design Your Sign page

 

Step 6

Select Add Text and a text box will reflect on your screen saying “Add your text here…”. From the Text Options box you are able to change what text you want, the font and the size of the text box. To change the color of the text you select the color while the text box is selected.

 

Add your text box and change text color

 

Typing in text box

 

Step 7

If you want to change the color of the background, select part of the background and then select the color you wish to change it to.

 

Changing background color of your sign

 

Step 8

To add more text you can select Add Text again. You can click and drag the text box to where you would like it to be. You can center text boxes, clip art or uploaded image by using the Center Vertical or Center Horizontal buttons under Design Tools.

 

Text box alignment options

 

Click and drag text box

 

Step 9

If you would like to upload an image, you will click on Upload Image under Design Tools. Select File, locate image you would like to upload and select open.

 

Upload image option in design tool

 

file selection in design tool

Choose file from computer

 

change object size option

 

Step 10

Once you have everything on your design, you can now select the options.

 

Sign options in design tool

Step 11

Once you have all of your options selected you can select View Proof which is located under your design to see it blown up. If everything looks good you can close out of the proof by selecting the x in the right corner.

 

View proof button

 

View proof example

 

Step 12

After you have viewed the proof you can click on Save and Continue. This will take you to the shopping cart.

 

Save and continue button

 

Step 13

Once in the shopping cart, review your order and make sure everything looks correct (design, material, sizing, options, quantity). Then you will select Checkout, either on top or bottom.

 

Checkout button

 

Step 14

On the checkout screen you will fill out your information and billing address.

 

Checkout information

 

Fill out billing information

 

Step 15

If your billing address is different than your shipping address you can deselect Ship to my billing address and you can enter in your shipping address.

 

Ship to my billing address option

Different shipping address form

 

Step 16

Once you have entered in the shipping address you can select the Shipping Method, we offer FedEx Ground, FedEx 2 day and FedEx Overnight.

 

Shipping method

Step 17

You can now enter in your Payment Info; we accept Visa, Mastercard, AmEx and Discover. If you have a promo code you can click on Got a promo code? which is below the “leave a comment” comment box. Once you enter in your code you can press go, and your code should reflect towards the grand total of your order.

 

Payment information

Step 18

If everything looks correct you can click on “Place Your Order”.

 

Place your order button

Step 19

At this point, your sign is in our hands. Our team will review, produce, and ship it out to you within one business day of ordering!

Ryan Martin

Ryan is a content writer for Signs.com and an alumnus of Brigham Young University - Idaho. He previously worked as an editor for the BYU-Idaho Scroll newspaper, where he further developed his writing and communication talents. His love for sports, outdoor adventures, and In N Out Burger keeps him busy when he's not behind the computer.