Do my printed
greeting cards need a printed message inside? Click on a size above to see the prices
and printing quantities available.
Most people who start selling their images
as greeting cards wonder whether their greeting cards need a printed
message inside The simple answer is that you don't. The most popular greeting
cards are birthday cards, followed by Valentine cards then all the
other myriad variations of Mother's Day cards, Father's Day cards,
Get Well Soon cards, Congratulations Cards and hundreds more. However,
the keep your printing costs down and to maximise your sales, the
simple answer is to leave the inside of your printed greeting cards
Blank greeting cards cards have maximum
Greeting cards that are attractive yet blank inside have maximum
appeal. They can be used equally well for a birthday or to congratulate
a friend whose cat has just had kittens. If you think that your
images have local appeal, it is easy to get greeting cards printed
to sell in local shops and other outlets.
Christmas Cards from your own images
Printed Christmas cards are the exception to the rule. Most people
expect a message inside a printed Christmas card. The most popular
messages, unsurprisingly, are "Wishing you a Merry Christmas
and a Happy New Year" or variations on the same theme. There
is a market for Christmas cards that are blank inside but it is
Do I need to sell my blank printed greeting
cards for less?
Strangely, nobody will expect to pay less for a printed greeting
card that is blank inside. In fact, it can make your greeting card
seem all the more exclusive.
Should I tell people that the greeting
cards are blank inside
It seems a good idea. As the front and rear of the card are printed
together, the cards cost the same however many words you put on
the outside, so a simple message on the back, such as "This
card is blank inside for your own message" will do the trick.
Free advice on getting your images printed
as greeting cards
Centreprint have been providing a greeting card printing service
to greeting card publishers for many years. The most unlikely subjects
can sell as greeting cards, especially if they have a local theme.
We offer greeting card printing to artists, photographers and designers.
Centreprint are always happy to offer any help or advice that you
may need before you order printed greeting cards. Just telephone
01902 402693 office hours or fill in our enquiry
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