What is a Stylus?

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Today we are going to take a few minutes to talk a little bit about what a stylus is. We get asked this question all the time:

“What is a stylus?”

Well if you don’t know, or maybe you kind of know what a stylus is, and how it can be used— this post is for you.
Let’s say that someone hands you a pen with ink at one end and a rubber round thing at the other. Do you know what that round thing is at the end of the pen?
That round rubber thing at the end is called a stylus and it has a lot of uses. We are going to address some of the most frequently asked questions that we receive about stylus pens below.
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How to Use Google Quick Answer Box to Drive More Traffic to Your Page

"Aachen, Germany, August 01, 2011: Close up of an LCD screen showing the welcome page of Google Plus, the new social networking service created by Google Inc."

Search engines have changed significantly over the years with new features being added every now and then. One of the most popular features today is the Google’s Quick Answers box. You probably have seen it but may not have paid much attention to it. This is a box located above the first organic search results but below the paid listings.
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Back to School, Back to Business!

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Ahhhh, parents everywhere jump for joy when that jolly yellow school bus pulls up. They look forward to getting back to a consistent routine and to the peace & quiet that comes while their children are at school. As a business owner, you can use back to school time as a way to make a positive impact on your business! Here’s how: Continue reading “Back to School, Back to Business!”

Top 5 Ways to Thank Your Staff


They work hard for you day in and day out. Some of them even come in early and stay late to get the job done. And when you aren’t in the office, you don’t have to worry. Why? Because you have a great team of people that work for you. But you can’t just take them for granted! You definitely need to show them that they are appreciated and here are 5 ways to do just that. Continue reading “Top 5 Ways to Thank Your Staff”

Top 7 Laser Engraved Pens You Need to Try!

When you need a quality, high-class promotional item that will leave a lasting impression—laser engraved pens are a great budget friendly choice. In our previous post, we outlined the top reasons to choose a laser engraved pen. In this post, we will show you some of our favorites.

Here’s the round-up of our Top 7 trending engraved pens:
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Top 5 Reasons the Laser Engraved Pen is a First Class Promotion!

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You want to order pens for your business, but there are just so many options out there! You may be overwhelmed. Well, we are here to break it down for you. Our favorite type of pen is the laser engraved pen, and so many of our customers agree. Here’s why:
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Top 22 Creative Ways to Use Your Promotional Pens


Here at Amsterdam Printing, we LOVE pens. And we offer so many styles in pens from Stylus Pens, Stylus Penlights and even Plastic Pens, and each pen can be used in so many ways!

Recently, we received a nice letter from a pilot thanking us for our Boardroom Stylus Penlight. He is a flight instructor and he was saying that many of his pilots use tablets to store the required publications and navigation aids, so the stylus was perfect for them. He also said that the ballpoint on the pen can be used to copy their clearance while flying. A pilot and his students finding all of these uses for our Boardroom Stylus penlight—who knew?

Well that got us thinking, there are probably so many uses for our pens, so we did some exploring and we came up with the top 22 unique ways to use your promotional pens.
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