Marketing your business can be hard work and sometimes it can be tough coming up with new ideas. Business cards are a major marketing tool, being given out to clients, customers and associates, but when was the last time you sat down and thought about how effective your business cards are in terms of their design? In view of this, here are 3 business card ideas that will make your business stand out from the crowd.
Experiment with shape
A business card is rectangular, right? Yes, the vast majority of them are but they don’t have to be. In fact, if you want your business to stand out from the crowd, why not make your business card do the same? So, think about squares, triangles, ovals and circles, or even more irregular shaped ideas. Business cards that are different than the rest are bound to stand out and mark your business out as creative, dynamic and someone they’ll want to work with.
Add an extra dimension
If you’re struggling for ideas for your business cards, it’s probably because you’re not thinking outside of the box. Which brings us on neatly to our next idea, pop-up business cards. Whoever has the idea that business cards have to be flat is simply wrong, because one of the most exciting developments in business card design has been the pop-up business card. These 3D business cards make an immediate impact, which helps get your businesses message across. 3D pop-up cards are one of our many ideas that will inject a bit of fun and dynamism to your marketing message.
And one of the hottest business card ideas of 2015… selfie!
Have you ever been to a couple of networking events in a week, talked to lots of people and swapped lots of business cards? By the end of the week, because you’ve been so busy and met so many people, it can be difficult sometimes to remember just who was who. It works the other way too, they may not quite be able to match your face with your business card. So why not utilise one of the hottest card ideas businesses are starting to use and think about putting your photo on your business card? Personal branding is becoming more and more important and a photo will really set you apart from your competitors and make you memorable. In this day and age of the selfie, how many business cards do you see with a photo on? You’d remember it wouldn’t you? So get on to it before your competitors do!!
How we can help
Business cards may be one of the smallest items of promotional materials used by any business, but they are one of the most powerful. Your business card should represent you and your company’s brand, and successful branding means being different. That means your business card should be different too. Our three ideas above will all make you and your company memorable, but if you’d prefer to stick with a card that’s a bit more traditional, that’s fine too. We have lots of options for you. So whatever your requirement, our business card ideas will make you and your company stand out from the competition. Get in touch now.