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MARKETING IDEAS and TOOLS
Marketing Mileage
Business Card Design Ideas
Brochure Design Ideas
Die Cut Business Cards
Scented Business Cards
Cheap Business Card Ideas
Unique Business Cards
Unique Brochure Ideas
Cheap Advertising Ideas
Business Card Layout
Promoting Home-Based Business
Competitive Advantage
Email Marketing Tips
Selling With Color
Promotional Magnets
Brochures and Marketing Mileage
Christmas Marketing
Creative Marketing

STARTUP IDEAS and STRATEGIES
Home-Based Startup Ideas
Business Idea Brainstorming
Virtual Assistant
Event Planner
Wedding Consultant
Telecommuting Strategies
Freelance Job Strategies

Business Card Layout Tips

Here's a checklist of what you might want to include:
  • business name
  • address
  • telephone number
  • fax number
  • email address
  • logo
  • slogan
  • description of business
  • website URL
  • hours of operation

Make sure to include both email address and website URL. Many people have access to email who don't surf the web.

Also, when someone contacts you, you get your customer's email that you can use to build a list for email marketing.
Here's a suggested business card layout that's fairly standard:

Place your name or your business name in the center of the card.

If you have a logo, you can place it to the left of the name. Then, align both in the center of the card.

It isn't necessary to have a separate logo, though. Your business name can be transformed into one.

Distinctive type or the use of color can be used to create an eye-catching combination of business name and logo.

Below your name and logo is a good place for a slogan or description of your business.

At the bottom of your card (on one line), lay out your address.

You can separate items with a round, square or even a triangular bullet.

Make sure to abbreviate. Unless your address is lengthy, you may have room for both a phone and a fax number.

If not, your phone and fax numbers can be laid out in the upper right and upper left corners of your card.



MARKETING STRATEGIES
Differentiate Yourself
Information Marketing
Building Customer Loyalty
Getting Customer Feedback
Testimonials
How to Define a Niche
Discovering Niches
Finding New Customers
Indirect Benefits
The Consumer's Perspective
Promotional Marketing
Pricing Products and Services
Viral Marketing Magic
Marketing Mix
Website Niches
Cheap Advertising Strategies
Complementary Marketing

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