Telford, PA (PressExposure) December 09, 2009 -- Business cards are considered little resumes that you hand out to potential clients. As such, it is highly desirable that your cards be able to project the image that you want.
Taking this notion to a higher level, color business cards are then very important pieces of marketing strategies for your business. This article will discuss what its importance is and how it can be utilized to your advantage.
Below are some tips on better business card printing.
It is important to use the appropriate colors for your business. Depending on your purpose, colors should be used fittingly. For official business, like in a huge company, always use the company colors. Formality is the key here, so use the colors sparingly. Create a formal effect by using white as the paper color, and simple splashes of color will do. Your text might be boldly colored already, so stick with that instead of putting a lot of colors into your card.
However, for other types of business, or those in the creative enterprises, this calls for vivid and cheerful colors. Use a free hand with style, but not too much that would result to an overload of colors. Attention is necessary here. Make the style be as eye-catching and interesting as you want to be. This will help you be noticed by potential clients, as they will see first-hand how creative you can get with a single piece of small paper.
Next, you should pick a color scheme that will not only attract clients to your services and capabilities, but also to make you stand out from the rest of the pack. Choose unique color combinations, if possible, as well as utilize the different shades available per color. Be as distinct as you can be because this will help clients remember you more by this characteristic. Clients should be able to identify your name with your own brand of color choices.
Lastly, review what you have decided on. Usually you just pick whatever color that looks best at the moment, and therefore you should take a breather from the design and just look at the draft that you have made. You should carefully consider if that is exactly what you want your clients to receive, and show what your capability is as a professional. By reviewing your color business cards, you ensure the strength and respect that you demand from your clients through your cards.
There you have it, some tips regarding business card printing. Keep these in mind and surely you will be on your way to producing great color business cards in the near future.