Business Card Basics

In this section we talk about the basics of business cards including how to design one, choosing the perfect paper, adding special finishes, and much more. Such a small piece at 2″ x 3.5″ seems easy on the surface but there is a lot of thought that goes into these little print marketing pieces. Business cards are the most popular and widely searched for print piece on the internet today.

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5 Modern Business Cards That Ain’t So 2000 and Late

5 Modern Business Cards That Ain’t So 2000 and Late If you gotta get that, you can’t have business cards that don’t have that boom boom pow! If modern business cards are your thing, here are 5 that are future-approved. Business cards might seem like an archaic and boring thing to have. But it’s surprising …

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4 Business Card Ideas That Make a Good First Impression

4 Business Card Ideas That Make a Good First Impression You want your business card to make the right impression. But your search for good business card ideas hasn’t turned up any useful results. Don’t worry, we have your back. Check out these 4 super creative business card ideas! Keyword(s): business card ideas The boom …

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7 Funny Business Cards That Will Have Your Clients LOLing

7 Funny Business Cards That Will Have Your Clients LOLing You know what they say, “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.” Who’s Jack? We have no idea. But what we do know are funny business cards. Here are 7 of them that will have your clients LOLing all day (or at …

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DPI vs. PPI: What On Earth is the Difference?

DPI vs. PPI: What On Earth is the Difference? Image Source: https://en.99designs.de/blog/tips/ppi-vs-dpi-whats-the-difference/ Confused about dpi vs. ppi? You’re not alone. Check out this handy guide to learn the difference between the two. Keyword(s): dpi vs. ppi These days, many business owners struggle with the definition of DPI vs. PPI. To an extent, this is not …

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Business Card Design 101: Basics for the Absolute Beginner

No matter what your elementary school art teacher may have told you, not everyone is created with equal artistic talent. That’s why, when it comes to making their own business bard, many people experience a bit of healthy panic. For some people, coloring inside the lines is a challenge enough, let alone designing something that …

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This or That: How to Choose the Perfect Business Card Template

Ever since you were a kid, people have probably been telling you about the importance of a good first impression. In the professional world, even in the digital age, one of the key ingredients to this all-important first impression is a professional, aesthetically pleasing business card. The tricky thing about business cards, though, is that …

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Cheap Business Cards

Looking For Cheap Business Cards? If you’ve found yourself here you were probably on the hunt for cheap business cards! With literally hundreds of options out there all with astonishingly low prices, how do you know you’re going to get a quality product? One major thing to consider when looking at the quality of cheap …

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Vistaprint Business Cards

The Real Deal About Buying Business Cards Online So undoubtedly by now, you have either heard of vistaprint.com or you’ve already purchased business cards from their website. Founded in 1995, Vistaprint quickly became the industry standard for online business cards using a patented template-based web-2-print system that allows customers to customize a variety of business …

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How To Use A Business Card Template

In this tutorial, we will be going over our how to use a business card template by looking at the purpose of various elements in the template file. We place every order on one of these templates before we submit them to print. Therefore, knowing your template is crucial to providing print ready artwork. Download …

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Business Card Sizes – in Pixels, Inches, & Metric

While your business card can really be any size or dimensions you need, there are a couple of basic standard sizes you should be aware of which offer superb starting points for your digital design. Picking one of these can assist you with avoiding a considerable lot of the normal mistakes individuals regularly make when …

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How To Design A Business Card in Adobe Illustrator

How to Design a Business Card in Adobe Illustrator Howdy! This tutorial is aimed for those who want to design a business card, but are new to using Adobe Illustrator.  In this post we take you step by step in designing a clean minimal print ready standard sized business card. With the skills you learn in …

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Plastic Card – Tutorial

Here at Print Peppermint, we consider ourselves lucky that we are exposed to so many creative plastic business card designs every single day. If you’ve decided to print on plastic for your next business card project, you’ve made a wise choice but there are some things you should know. Here are a few recommendations that will …

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Chuck Norris 28pt Silk Matte Spot UV Card

Check it out! Here is an awesome business card design that we designed and printed for the one and only Chuck Norris! The Force of Nature We all grew up watching this man and being based out of Texas we all have a special place in our hearts for the Walker Texas Ranger Chuck Norris. So when …

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Line Craft 18pt Silk Matte Business Card

Line Craft 18pt Silk Matte Business Card Check out this Line Craft 18pt Silk Matte Business Card we put together for Self-Haven. Focused on self care, self esteem, healthy thinking, confidence, and personal development, Self-Haven required a design that could reflect these core values and visually communicate that to their potential customers. Printed green on …

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