How to make Business Cards like a Pro

All that you must know in designing a business card regardless of your knowledge in design.
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  • Lectures 13
  • Length 42 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 8/2015 English

Course Description

This course will teach you to all you need to know to design a business card:

  • What programs to use (Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw and Microsoft Word)
  • What are the elements of a business card (the bleed, the trim zone, the safe zone and the text zone),
  • What orientation: portrait or landscape.
  • What information you put: the name of Business or Organization, the name of Individual, the job title, the address, the phone number.
  • How you arange the information
  • How you design a business card (how you choose color, fonts, sizes, images, types of business card),
  • How and where you can sell,
  • How to be inspired and promote your work,
  • Tips and tricks in design the business card and more.
The course will introduce you to the terminology and the programs you can use to make business cards. It is a course for beginners but it helps you even if you have an average knowledgeable in graphic design.The course contain: 8 video tutorials (of approximately 30 minutes) and 5 documents with more information for those who want to know more.This course is for you if you want to start designing business cards or you want to improve the way you do business cards

What are the requirements?

  • you will learn to use 3 programs for your business cards, you will download only the programs with which you want to work
  • As long as you practice you will become more good at it

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Know what programs to use to make business cards
  • Know which are the elements for printing business card
  • How you choose the orientation
  • What information you put on the business card
  • How you arrange the information on the business card
  • How you choose the: font, size, colors, images, design and effects for the business cards
  • On what sites you can sell the business card
  • On what sites you can get inspiration for your business card
  • How to make a mockup

What is the target audience?

  • beginners in graphic design
  • No prior programming knowledge is needed
  • if you want to know to make your own design of business card
  • if you want to enlarge your knowledge in graphic design for business cards
  • if you want to be better on making business cards

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: For who is the course?
Introduction
Preview
01:05
Section 2: Basics for beginners
Basics for beginners. Designing a business card for starters.
Preview
08:55
How to make business card with Corel Draw
06:10
How to make business card in Corel Draw. Document example.
2 pages
How to make business cards with Adobe Photoshop
01:58
How to make business cards with Adobe Photoshop. Document example.
4 pages
How to make business cards with Microsoft Word
02:08
How to make business cards with Microsoft Word. Document example
3 pages
Section 3: The three elements of a great business card
The three elements of a great business card
01:11
Advices when you want to make a business card. Document more informations
1 page
Section 4: How to make money from design a business card
How to make money from design a business card
01:52
How to make a mockup
05:59
How to make a mockup. Document example.
3 pages

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Instructor Biography

Hello, I'm Andreea. A creative graphic designer with passion for art and all for what you create from paper and to print on paper. Enjoy my course that will help you in the journey to became a graphic designer, d.i.y. design and tips to make your work more easy.

I've been working as a graphic designer for over a year and I've recently found my passion for teaching online. I look forward to create more courses and engaged with students from all around the world.

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