Summary

Treespring

reviewed by Sam Reith

10/09/2017

The Good:

Teespring, Inc. provides an online platform for users to design, create, and sell T-shirts and other custom products. It offers Teespring, an online platform that enables users to create the design, gather audience, and launch their own products. The company’s platform is used to create T-shirts in various prints and areas, such as age, family, hobbies, animals, locations, sports, entertainment, names, occasions and events, jobs, awareness, and other areas. It also sells products online. There is a large variety of products you can print on - like T-shirts, phone cases, pillows, etc.

The Bad:

There is of course a limitation: material, color, font and form wise.

The Bottomline:

A very helpful website/platform to make your designs come to life.

Overall Rating:

5

Specifications

The official website of the tool is

http://www.teespring.com

The tool is made by

Teespring, Inc. was founded in 2011 and is based in San Francisco, California. It has offices in San Francisco, California; Providence, Rhode Island; Hebron, Kentucky; and London, United Kingdom. Mr. Walker Williams -- Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer.

You can find the official doccumentation on:

http://www.teespring.com

Is there a user forum/ bug tracker/ issue tracker and if so where?

n/a

I reviewed version The latest version, which is on their website. The website doesn't show what version this is. of the Software

The interface:

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  • what is it : online tool
  • what is it for ? other
  • this tool functions : online
  • this tool is available for : Linux, Windows, Mac OS
  • this tool is : Free Beer
  • does this tool have a paid version available? no
  • Review

    The user interface:

    The interface is fairly easy to use.

    Tutorials / Instructions:

  • useful / helpful : 5
  • clear : 5
  • quick and easy to understand : 5

    What notable things do other users say about this tool? (either good or bad!)

    https://www.sitejabber.com/reviews/www.teespring.com REVIEWER 01: “Decent printing, but printing Area limitations are a big downside.” 9/15/17 Pete. D I recently ordered two T-shirts with my company logo on them. One of the T-shirts printed on a ladies tank top came out wonderful. However a men's large V-neck T-shirt with the same design logo was printed very small along the chest printing area. Either the pictures are misleading on how big a logo can be (in pictures and the web designer), or Teespring printing people just messed up and didn't expand my logo enough. On the web designer tool online I made sure to put my logo to the limits of the printing area and I still have a logo with around 6 inches of blank space on both sides. So I'm not too thrilled about my T-shirt but the other one like I said was perfect. REVIEWER 02: “Outstanding Customer Service!” 9/15/17 Lynnete M. I ordered a couple shirts and after almost 2 months of not receiving it, I contacted customer service and Lilibeth and the team responded immediately. They did research on their end and was able to provide me an update on delivery of my order. Although I didn't receive it when we set a deadline, they were quick to give me a full refund. After receiving the refund, I finally got my order in the mail and informed Lilibeth to process payment again. Instead, they said it wasn't necessary due to the inconvenience. They truly valued me as a customer! I will order from them again. I did offer advice on shipping to Guam for future orders so it can be received in a more timely manner.

    Testing the tool (learning by doing – trial and error)

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    What would/could a designer use this tool for?

    For personal branding, family pictures, etc. There is not a lot of freedom, since the medium is solid, and the only thing you can add is imagery/color/text.

    Depending on what kind of free this tool is, how “free” is this tool really?

    There is no advertising, the only thing you need to do in order to use this website is register (and pay if you buy something.) So in that sense it's not "free", but you can use the website freely.

    Please add any additional comments below:

    Great tool for family or birthday presents.

    *As an official reviewer for the Great Free Graphic Software Review I confirm I have filled in the above review at the best of my abilities, with care, patience and without prior prejudice, so help me Tux.*

    Sam Reith, 10/09/2017

  • Interface

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    Testing the tool

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