How to Make IT/Software Business Card in Apple (MAC) Pages?
If you think making a business card for your IT and Software company using Apple (MAC) Pages would be difficult, here are some of our tips:
Choose A Specific Template
In Pages processor, you can proceed either with a blank page or choose a suitable business card templates from the 'Template Chooser'. It contains various page layout documents. This means that the texts are all within a textbox. You can start editing the text.
It is now time to choose a template. Click on the Pages tab and select the Stationery. Scroll down to the Business Card section and double-click on a particular business card template. Be sure to pick a template that has a unique design and offers a personal touch. You may now start writing your own information. Once you are done, select all of the text and graphics and click on the Format sidebar. Choose the Arrange tab and then click on Group. By doing so, you are now able to copy and paste all of the elements of your business card without losing the proper alignment.
Copying and Pasting
On your next business card, delete its pre-programmed contents. Drag over the contents that you have copied from your first card. Be sure your alignments are in place. Repeat these steps as necessary.
Prepare for Printing
Once you are satisfied with the results, you may now proceed with the printing process of your business cards. Make sure your card is simple yet presentable and eye-catching.
What is the general purpose of a business card?
Business cards are typically used by professionals to present their contact information to potential clients. Some countries like China and Japan still use business cards even in this modern age. In a way, business cards are effective tools as they are tangible. They also show a certain level of professionalism so having one is useful.
What should be included in a business card?
A business card has the following elements:
- Company or business logo and name
- Business slogan that may indicate the company’s products or services
- The business holder’s name and any degrees or business designation
- Company address, phone number(s), fax number, and email address(es)
- Company’s official website
What must not be included in a business card?
While you may have the freedom to create your own business, there are certain guidelines you can follow if you want to maintain a professional-looking business card. First, be sure to avoid any visual elements that are in no way related to your type of business. Second, do not use any fonts that are gimmicky. You can choose a minimalist font to keep your business card elegant. Picking the right font can create the right first impression to your clients. Third, avoid glossy coating for your business cards. Your clients may want to write down notes on your card. Glossy paper may also be difficult to read under direct sunlight as light bounces off them. Lastly, do not pack too much information in one business card as it can be intimidating to look at and may even turn off potential clients.
How big should a business card be?
A good-sized business card is roughly around 2 by 3 inches.
Should a business card be double-sided?
It is not necessary to have a double-sided business card. They have not been exactly proven to be effective. The use of a double-sided business card may depend on your type of business as both single- and double-sided business cards have advantages and disadvantages.