Thursday, September 23, 2010

Where Do I Print Business Cards?

There are plenty of sites to choose from when you're looking to print your business cards. I'm going to provide you with a list of websites with recommendations based on my experiences with them.
This is the best site I've used to date. They are inexpensive, are fairly green and provide several shipping options so you can keep your price down.
  • The paper quality is excellent - durable and heavy.
  • The coloring is typically very, very accurate.
  • Customer service is very good.
  • There is no upload fee for when you upload your files for them to print.
 This company services the US only. If you reside outside the US you can order from them. However, you will be charged a tax/tarrif by UPS to receive the delivery. It is not worth the expense.
The products are comparable with OvernightPrints in terms of quality. The item they offer that is unique are very inexpensive hangtags.
  • If you have a business card or hangtag that is 2x2", rather than the traditional 3.5x2" you will get a fantastic price.
  • There is no upload fee for when you upload your files for them to print.
  • This company also has live customer service chat online.
Again, this company services the US only. You can order and ship to another country but will be charged a high tarrif outside of the purchase price.
This company is ideal if you live in Canada, the UK, Australia or many other countries throughout Europe.
  • They print and ship direct to many, many countries.
  • The downside is that the print quality is OK.
  • The paper quality is flimsy.
  • They nickel and dime you on everything from uploading your files to getting glossy paper.
  • Printing and shipping turnaround is VERY SLOW unless you want to pay a LOT more money.
 If you plan to use any of these websites go to before you do and search for them to find fantastic coupons. You should NEVER pay full price on printing.

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I will be posting information on the best printing resources this week. Please come again to read up on just how easy and inexpensive using an online printer can be.

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