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How to design the best business card

Did you know that, on average, potential clients and collaborators will keep hold of a colour business card 10 times longer than a standard business card?

That's according to this super-handy infographic (opens in new tab) designed by Column Five Media (opens in new tab), full of top tips for designing the best business card.

From concept to content, font to finish and even how to present your business properly – including international etiquette – you'll find everything you need to make a more memorable calling card.

So, if you're scratching your head about how to keep your creation away from the bin, follow these tips for designing a business card that makes the right impression.

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Julia Sagar
Julia Sagar

Julia is editor-in-chief, retail at Future Ltd, where she works in e-commerce across a number of consumer lifestyle brands. A former editor of design website Creative Bloq, she’s also worked on a variety of print titles, and was part of the team that launched consumer tech website TechRadar. She's been writing about art, design and technology for over 15 years.