Tips and Tools for a Better Business Card

January 12, 2014

Design Ideas for a Unique Business Card

While creating your business cards, you may find that the design process can be consuming if you have to spend much time trying to hunt down resources for inspiration. We've got you covered! Below is a list of resources from fonts and graphics, to inspiration boards and layout guides.

Business Card Design

Make your project as easy as possible by using these resources to create your artwork.

FREE Font Resources

  • Manfred Klein Fonteria: This designer generously offers fonts he has designed for free.
  • Dafont: DaFont is another free font resource for installing fonts for you to use.
  • Font Squirrel: Font Squirrel offers many great fonts that are free for commercial use.

FREE Stock Photo Resources

It is always a good idea to check a specific image’s copyright license before using any free photos from online.

  • Freeimages: Browse through 350,000 stock photos to find the right one for your business card design.
  • Morguefile: This is a free public image sharing site. You can use these images for your design or share images of your own for others to use.
  • Pixabay: Pixabay has over 270,000 images in the public domain that can be used commerically, for free.

Inspirational Business Card Design Resources

Tutorials

Layout Guides

  • PrintPlace.com Business Card Layout Guides: When designing from scratch, it’s best to use a layout guide. This way, you can make sure to create a full bleed design without cutting off your important content.

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