Forum business cards - update / personalised.

Talk about anything...

Moderator: Staff

User avatar
Jug_Inspector
Learner Driver
Posts: 834
Joined: Jan 12th, '17, 13:44
First Name: Richard

Forum business cards - update / personalised.

Post by Jug_Inspector » Feb 9th, '20, 12:07

I've been goofing around with Publisher to see if I could come up with a redesign for the forum business cards.

My aim here was to make something that could just be home printed on to decent paper, trimmed with scissors and dispersed at will.
You get 10 cards per sheet on the template I used, which is about how many I'd carry anyway.
Doing this would also give the more computer savvy of us the opportunity to personalise the cards, which could be as minimal as just having your forum name on the card to maybe a sketch of your bike.

So here are four I've done and I'm looking for some feed back on them.
My main aim here is to have something that looks ok but uses minimal ink as it'll be our own printers that are being used.
It's easy to make a business cards look flashy when they are fully coloured but that could be expensive if it's your deskjet that's doing it.
Also I haven't used colour but maybe a splash of colour would look better and not take too much from the printer cartridges.

So here is my first few attempts.. what'd you think?

Image

User avatar
billinom8s
Site Admin
Posts: 16576
Joined: Sep 10th, '05, 22:31
First Name: simon
Location: behind you..........surprise!!!

Re: Forum business cards - update / personalised.

Post by billinom8s » Feb 9th, '20, 12:19

come for A rideout
07977507395
Image
don't forget we are on twitter believe it or not !!!
southwestbikers@southwestbikers (original, I know.)
KTM 990 superduke R,
Zx10r trackbike, WR250
Suspension and bike work undertaken.

User avatar
Jug_Inspector
Learner Driver
Posts: 834
Joined: Jan 12th, '17, 13:44
First Name: Richard

Re: Forum business cards - update / personalised.

Post by Jug_Inspector » Feb 9th, '20, 12:44

Ah, yes lol. Missed the "a".

User avatar
menzies3032
Site Moderator
Posts: 2296
Joined: Apr 21st, '13, 20:48
First Name: Robert
Location: Teignmouth, Devon

Re: Forum business cards - update / personalised.

Post by menzies3032 » Feb 9th, '20, 14:07

Hi Jug inspector. I do like your suggested card but have to say that I also really like the current cards.

The biggest thing that as a forum we struggle with is people actual handing them out to people. How many times do you walk up to somebody new strike up a conversation about bikes and then hand out a card.
Living in Teignmouth, Riding a Suzuki GSXR 1000 K7
Follow SWB on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/South-West-Bik ... 4853502983
To receive SWB Whatsapp event notifications PM me your mobile number.
Follow me on YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDMdBs ... TR70_NBKjA

Post Reply