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Nov 7, 2006, 01:00 PM
 
Hey everyone!
Not a pro designer myself or anything but wouldn't say I'm completely useless in design.
Just wondering what makes a good business card as i'm completely lost. If anyone could give advice or post their own business card up(for me to see,not copy) that would be great!!
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Nov 7, 2006, 01:22 PM
 
First and foremost, the card needs to communicate the pertinent info:

Name
Title
Company
Phone
Fax
Email
URL

Second, it should communicate the corporate identity and personality.

For inspiration you might want to check out some good design books. Communication Arts, Graphis (they have volumes dedicated to corp identity), the One Show, etc.

Here's one good resource for design books:

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