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Greeting cards are simple yet effective ways to connect with new customers and remind old customers of your business. Greeting cards are easy to produce and provide a cost effective way to congratulate a client, wish them happy birthday, or thank them for their patronage.
Direct mail services are available. Call 1-800-227-7377 for more information!
Size: 8" x 9" (4" x 9" Folded) Card Paper: 12 Pt. C-2S Gloss Coated Cover Envelope Paper: 24# White Wove Ink: Full Color - One or Two Sides Coating: UV Coating - Outside Only Artwork: Print-Ready PDFs Preferred
Size: 8" x 9" (4" x 9" Folded)
Card Paper: 12 Pt. C-2S Gloss Coated Cover
Envelope Paper: 24# White Wove
Ink: Full Color - One or Two Sides
Coating: UV Coating - Outside Only
Artwork: Print-Ready PDFs Preferred
Greeting cards are printed on 12 Pt C-2S Gloss Coated Cover, which is a thick, glossy cardstock. They are then UV coated on the printed sides to add a protective coating and extra shine. You cannot write on products that have been UV coated. Envelopes are printed on our standard 24# white wove opaque paper stock.
Basic layout and print file guidelines:Document size: Same size as final trim size of piece
Bleed: Set your bleed to .125" on all sides
Safe Area: Set your margins to .125" and keep all important elements (logos, text, and images that do not bleed) within these margins
Resolution: 300 PPI for all images is strongly recommended for best print quality
File Type: PDFs are preferred
Uploading files: You can upload files directly to this product page, or you can send files here.
If you need any help with creating your print ready artwork, please give us a call at 800-227-7377 or email us at email@example.com.
Proofing: After you place your order and upload your artwork, our prepress team will begin inspecting your files to ensure your document size, bleed lines, margins, image resolution, and more are correct in order for the best print quality.They will email you a soft proof (PDF) for your approval prior to printing. Soft proofing is an easy way to see what your finished product will look like and make sure the content is correct. However, soft proofing is not intended for exact color matching. Every monitor displays color differently, and on backlit screens, colors may appear lighter than the actual colors contained in your files. If color matching is critical, please give us a call at 800-227-7377 to order a hard proof.Production Time: Production time begins after proof approval and is the time required to produce your order before it ships. It is calculated in business days, starting at the next occurrence of 9:00 AM Eastern on the 1st business day after the proof is approved. U.S. Press is closed Saturdays, Sundays and all major holidays; thus, these days are not included in the production schedule.
Click the below links to download PDF greeting card templates.8" x 9" Greeting Card Template
I want my cards to look great, but I’m not good at design. Help? As always, our design team is standing by to help you with any element of your design.
I need for my greeting cards to have a special touch. What are some suggested options? UV coating can give cards a sleek, professional appearance. Consider consulting with our design team for a memorable design for your cards.
Can you mail my greeting cards for me? Yes, we can handle mailing services.
How can I use greeting cards for marketing purposes? Anything that carries your company’s logo or contact serves your marketing purposes! Timing the cards’ delivery and including a thoughtful message will make a lasting impression for your business in the eyes of customers and clients.
Are these greeting cards formal enough for a loved one’s wedding invitations? Yes! Our greeting cards are as formal as you want them to be, with paper and coating options to ensure a professional touch. They’re a great option for weddings or other events.