Branding through Cool Business Card Designs
Business Card Design: Cool is the Future
Prediction: Designing business cards will become a lucrative segment of graphic design over the next five years. While we acknowledge that big corporations may stick with a professional business card design, companies that need to compete with an already established brand will use all opportunities available to bring attention to their moniker and products. Take a look at the two cards below. Which piques your interest? Would the business person handing the one on the right to you get an extra few minutes of your time? Cool business card designs get noticed and make the recipient more amenable to your elevator pitch.
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1. DANDEE DESIGNS — A DURABLE BUSINESS CARD
This designer blended a professional business card design with typography and images that immediately screamed “I’m a cool crafter.” Couple that with a unique material to print on and you have one of the best business card designs for a designer of crafts to get noticed.
2. ANGELO LEMBESIS — A BIZ CARD FIT FOR A DESIGNER/PRINTER
How does a jazz pianist promote himself? Sampling his or her talents is probably the perfect sales tool, but a simple, flimsy business might say,“boring.” How do you design a business card reflects the talent of its owner? This is another one of those cool business card designs that will infuse your imagination.
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3. CINQ PARTNERS — BUSINESS CARD OF A GRAPHIC DESIGN COLLABORATION
A designer needs to set the expectation of his or her talent in the first few minutes of meeting with a client. This group of designers used a simple font with minimal clutter on the card. What stands as one of the most creative business card designs is the embossed texture that weaves through it.
4. REACTOR — “WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE BUSINESS CARD”
This is one of the best business card design ideas ever. It’s three layers, includes a unique fortune for each recipient attached to the card that sends them to a special website where they can win a prize. Email sign up is necessary. What does this say about the company who created it? Plenty.
5. DUSTIN K FRIESEN — BUSINESS CARD WITH A CREATIVE SHAPE
Business card design ideas don’t have to be expensive. This college student used form, design and color to get noticed. The cost was minimal, but there was a great deal of time spent cutting and gluing. The result was a conversation starter that is sure to get him noticed.
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