The way we communicate has radically shifted over the past decade. But despite the rise of technology and mobile devices, business cards, once thought as of being on the verge of extinction, are very much alive.
All you need to do is attend an expo, convention or trade show and you will see business cards flowing like water. There are other ways to share contact information, but at the end of the day there’s nothing easier than handing over 3.5″ of opportunity.
Whether you are a blogger, business person, or both, here are five business card musts to make sure you get the most out of your cards.
DON’T BE BASHFUL. You can spend weeks agonizing over a design concept and proofing your business cards, but if you aren’t aggressively handing them out, then whatâ€™s the point? Set a distribution goal and get comfortable handing out your card wherever you go.
BE UNIQUE. Many business card printers offer color, size and material options that were not available 10 years ago. Do not be afraid to experiment with a specialized look. Consider using a unique QR code or shortened link so you can track to see which cards perform better. Read More