A Brief History of the Business Card
The ancestry of modern day business cards is a fascinating one and dates all the way back to 18th century Europe. As a social tool, before the widespread advent of electronic media, the so called Visiting Card was originally and exclusively used by the aristocracy. It therefore comes as no surprise that those early specimens were required to be impressive and beautiful, the better to reflect the sender’s importance. (more…)
Don’t get lost in the crowd, Make your mark with a Business Card
In an age where everything is digitised and personal connections are fewer and less frequent, the role of the business card is as important today, if not more, as it has ever been.
Dating back to 17th century England the business card, or trade card as it was known then, has remained an invaluable means of advertising, marketing and connecting for businesses regardless of size or what sector they fall into. Not only do business cards connect you prospective clients and customers, they also create and define an impression of your business and what you offer. There are so many reasons why you should consider business cards. Here are our top 5: (more…)