Visiting card (or calling card) is a small-sized printed item bearing information about a company (organization) or individual. Visiting cards can be business, corporate or personal.
What information a visiting card should include
- Visiting cards for business purpose (business cards) contain information about a specialist representing a company. This type of card is created in a company’s corporate style and apart from company’s contact details it contains information about the specialist: name, position, personal contact details. Business cards are shared during formal introductions between representatives of companies at business meetings.
- Corporate cards present an organization and are designed in accordance with a company’s corporate style. They include a company’s logo, slogan, contact information. They also may contain text about company’s field of specialization or images of goods.
- Personal cards bear information about an individual with indication of his personal details, including telephone numbers and field of specialization. Personal cards are designed in free-form style.
Size and design of visiting cards
Generally visiting cards have size of 90x50 mm, but there are exceptions when the size of a visiting card corresponds to the one of a credit card (85.6×53.98 mm). Rarely used size is 74x52 mm.
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