Corner Staple Binding
The most economical binding method, a staple is used in the corner to attached pages together.
Saddle Stitch Binding
This inexpensive method binds pages using two or more staples placed along a folded edge. There is no printable spine with this option.
A paper cover wraps around the pages and glued to the spine. The cover forms the front, spine and back. Popular for paperback and softcover books, this method results in a professional appearance. Suitable for most book types and sizes.
Coil/ Continuous Loop Binding
A round plastic coil is wound through the pages to hold them together. Pages bound this way can be opened 360 degrees and can remain flat when open. Available in black (standard ) and other colors.
Also known as twin-loop binding or double-loop binding. A wire is threaded through small holes in the edge of the paper. The result is very simialr in look and function to coil binding. A variety of colors are available. Black is the most common color.
This inexpensive method well uses a plastic "comb" that wraps through rectangular holes in the edge of the pages. The plastic comb also form a spine that covers the edge of the pages.