Two-Sided Enterprise Playing cards – The Execs and Cons

Two-sided enterprise playing cards have their followers and their vigorous opponents. Some folks love filling the additional area on the again of a enterprise card with extra data, whereas others swear by leaving it clean for folks to write down notes on. So how are you to resolve which to go together with when you’re designing your new enterprise playing cards?

Listed below are the professionals and the cons for printing on each side of your playing cards.


  • By printing on each side you’ll be able to match in additional details about your small business with out crowding the entrance. As of late there are such a lot of contact particulars and helpful urls to share and also you would possibly wish to add your Fb web page and Twitter deal with. Preserve the entrance of the cardboard streamlined to essentially the most important data and tuck the remaining on the again
  • You’ll be able to print enjoyable, helpful or inspiring stuff on the again of your card that may make folks wish to preserve your playing cards helpful for reference. Worth added playing cards usually tend to have an extended lifespan, maintaining your title in entrance of potential clients.
  • Extra room for enhanced brand-building. Utilizing the again of your card permits extra room for graphics or photographs that construct in your model.
  • You’ll be able to print present particular provides, add QR codes linking to a particular supply web page and any extra related data, on the again of your playing cards with out cluttering up the entrance.


  • At networking occasions many individuals wish to scribble notes on the again of playing cards to assist them bear in mind your dialog, or to notice down follow-up factors. When the cardboard is printed on each side with no white area, they’ll’t.
  • When playing cards are filed away in Rolodexes or card submitting methods, solely the entrance of the cardboard could be seen. Equally folks solely are likely to scan in a single facet of a card. So all the data on the again is misplaced as quickly as the cardboard is filed. Be sure that all of the important contact data is on the entrance of the cardboard if you happen to do resolve to print on each side.
  • It does price extra to print double-sided enterprise playing cards and it takes barely longer, because the ink has to dry on one facet earlier than the second facet is printed. Nevertheless examine together with your printer on the extra price. In some instances it gained’t be an awesome deal extra and it might be price it to you.

Regardless of the cons, many individuals do go together with double-sided playing cards, as they have a tendency to look extra refined and permit for extra inventive graphics. Simply keep away from the pitfalls talked about within the cons checklist: attempt to depart some white or gentle colored area on the again that may be written over (i.e. with out a shiny varnish); be sure that all of the important contact data is listed on the entrance of the cardboard. That approach you’ll be able to have the perfect of each side of the talk.