I am a sucker for print postcards. As I stand at the café waiting for my coffee, I peruse the stacks of postcard handouts. I learn of art exhibits, neighborhood handypeople, theater productions and new businesses. I’ve even been known to frame the more creative postcards – my way of being able to afford artwork! Postcards are the perfect marketing tool because of their versatility: You can print them in a number of sizes and in full color or black and white. Postcards are inexpensive to print, which is ideal for nonprofit organizations and other budget-strapped companies, and they're easy to hand out – through direct mailing, a street team or just setting them out at a club, restaurant or gallery. I’ve chosen postcards as a cheaper option than holiday cards or invitations. Postcards are one of PsPrint’s most popular print products, and below is just a smattering of what we print here every day. Perhaps you’ll find an idea for your next postcard promo campaign! I like the postcards that have an eye-catching, compelling image on one side that entices me to flip it over for all the information on the other – that’s smart marketing. If you’re looking for design inspiration for business cards, sales sheets, posters, invitations or stickers, then be sure to seek out last week’s “Hot Off the Press.”
What is the PsPrint Blog??
The PsPrint Blog is a resource for graphic designers, freelancers, small business owners and fans of print marketing. You'll find helpful techniques on printing everything there is to print, including business cards, postcards, brochures, stickers, invitations, greeting cards, door hangers, magnets and more. The PsPrint Blog shares creative ways to improve your design and layout skills, and useful tips for marketing your business in any medium. We also like to have a little fun, sharing design inspiration and spotlighting some our favorite customers' printed pieces in our "Hot Off the Press" series.