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How to Design a Card?

Learn how to design and print a Card globally with Cloudprinter.com in just a few simple steps.

Download Card Templates in all available sizes in AI and PDF formats via the link

With the help of the templates, you can prepare the file for print in your Adobe Illustrator simply and easily.

*While preparing your file for print, you’ll have to exclude the bleeds layer.

Follow these 4 simple steps to design and prepare your Card for print: 

*Keep in mind that you'll have to provide a double-sided PDF of your Card to make sure the system accepts your file. If you don't want to print a double-sided Card, leave the inner side of your card blank.

  1. Choose Card size

    Select from available Card sizes. Check available sizes via the link: https://www.cloudprinter.com/card-print-online-worldwide 

    You can choose either a landscape or portrait page orientation.

  2. Set bleeds

    Set 3 mm (0.125 in) bleed areas at each side of your Card. 

    With the help of bleeds, you'll ensure all important information is kept safe.

  3. Choose Card finish

    You can pick from lamination matt, gloss, and no cover finish.

    The core difference between matt and gloss finish is the extra gloss layer. 

    Choose the most suitable finish for your Card depending on your needs.

  4. Prepare Card file for printing 
  • Set 300 DPI resolution
  • Choose RGB print 
  • Save the file in PDF/X-4.

Well done! Now you can print your Cards all over the world as close to the delivery destination as possible.