Leaving your prospect with a high quality, professionally designed business card is the final touch to launch a great business relationship.
Discover what our business print clients know; that high quality business cards do make a difference.
Business Card Shapes and Sizes
The best type of paper for a business card depends entirely on your design (shape and size do impact your paper choice). Your new business cards might feature full colour graphics, custom design, embossing/debossing, rounded corners, digital foil stamping, unique sizes and shapes, and you can select from a huge variety of card stocks.
What is the standard business card size?
A standard business card has a specific size: 3.5 x 2 inches. Anything else will be a custom size.
Should you use custom sized cards?
Of course your should! You can have a memorable card with a little creativity and some custom sizes. Fun shapes are out of the ordinary and make people take notice. Why not use a shape that hints at your job or industry? You could have a card in the shape of a key, of a dog, of a computer...and much more.
Which paper is best for business cards?
Most business cards are printed on one of these 3 most common types of paper :
- 14-point cardstock for thick cards
- 16-point cardstock for the thicker types of cards
- 100 lb. gloss cover for thin cards.