Business Card Maker, an online service to ease off your hurdle of creating/ designing a professional business card.
Because in whatever business you are, a nicely designed, professional business card plays a very important role. Whether you are meeting with someone for the first time regarding business or going to attend a seminar where you will meet lots of new people, who in the near future may transform into your clients.
So to whomever you are meeting if you don’t carry a proper business card of yours then believe me it seems really unprofessional, and no one likes the unprofessional attitude in business.
So when you are doing business seriously, then you have to keep this thing in mind. Never go to visit a new client or attend a seminar/ business event without your card.
But it’s also true that designing a proper business card is not so easy and if you are not a graphic designer then you have to hire someone for this job.
So you have two ways, either hire any professional service (via online or from your professional circle) or if you want to take DIY (Do It Yourself) approach, then there is an amazing online service named Business Card Maker, which helps you to create a simple, nice looking and professional business card in no time. And it’s free.
In this article I will give your every bit of detail regarding this. Hope this will help you and decrease your burden. At first let me tell you, it’s really simple and it will not take much of yours time to cope up. So let’s start.
Just go to the site by following the link mentioned above. After reaching there you will find that the entire process is quite self-explanatory and very user-friendly.
From the left panel which is named as “Choose a design”, you will be able to choose different design options with many background image and layout variations.
So you can try each of the design by clicking on the individual options one by one to find out an appropriate one for you.
On the right of the “Choose a design” panel, you will find the section (named “Customize your business card”) for customizing the chosen design. Each design comes with a nice looking background image, neat layout, upload your logo section and some sample text to give you an idea.
So upload your or company’s logo by just clicking on “Upload your logo” section. What type of Logo you want to upload that’s your choice obviously, but the best will be a high-resolution logo with a transparent background.
If you hover over the “Upload your logo” section, a dotted border will come. You can drag this section using the dotted border in any position you want according to your requirement and by dragging the bottom right corner of the dotted border you can adjust (increase/ decrease) the size of the section.
The same thing is applicable for the text sections also, if you want to change the position of any text or change the size of the text area then just follow the above mentioned way, means bring the mouse pointer over any text then you will see a dotted border arises. From that you will be able to identify the text area.
Dragging that dotted border around text area you will be able to change the position and the size of the text area according to your need.
Editing the predefined texts are also very easy, just click on the text you want to change and the respective text will become editable. So by this way do all necessary changes.
If you want change font, font-size etc. then just select a particular text or double-click on it and you will find that a tool tip kind of section will come up, from there you can change the following attributes like font family, font size, whether you want to make the font bold, italic or underlined etc.
So after making all the customization you can download the design in two available formats PDF and JPEG. So choose whatever you need.
Beside the website, Business Card Maker also has its Chrome extension available, you can use that also.
If you also want to get the card printed then you have two option, the obvious one is download the design in any of the above mentioned two formats and take the printout from any printing shop.
Or if you want to give the order via online and get the printed cards delivered at your doorstep then there (means just below the card’s design) you will find blue color button which states “Cards starting at $9.99!”, clicking on that button a new pop-up window will open from there you will get all necessary details regarding other pricing options, how to place order, what are the payment methods, shipment details etc.
The print and delivery service is provided by PrintChomp. But the shipping is only available for those who are living in US or Canada. You will get all necessary details with terms & condition from the pop up window so don’t worry and to know more you can also visit the website of PrintChomp beside Business Card Maker.
There is an informative FAQ section in the website of Business Card Maker so you can read thoroughly that section at first to clear all your doubts.
So, that’s all. Hope this will help you to decrease the hurdle of creating a professional business card. What you think?