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We performed a customer survey and guess what, you answered! Out of about 1,000 responses, our customer most wanted resource was ID card creation tutorials. So we set out to uncover all the best tips and tricks for designing effective ID cards and even made some pretty neat samples.
tend to focus all their attention on the front of the card working to
fit every detail they can while also trying to keep it nice and
professional. They never even realize the valuable real-estate available on the
back side of their cards! Here's what we recommend you do. . .
ID Maker® Printers have a wide range of printing and data capabilities, and sometimes it’s hard to know what an ID card printer can actually do. You know it prints IDs, but what are some of the other things it can do that you need to know?
Well, let’s take a look…
How can one little piece of plastic require so much decision making?
You are bombarded with what seems like endless options when it comes to crafting your employee or student ID. There are plenty of data and security features which has its pros and cons. Lets break down everything you need to know.
Take a look at your ID card. Notice anything? See something new? If not, you’re not alone. Home and building security solutions already have face detecting cameras and door locks activated by smartphone and mobile apps where you can control everything in the palm of your hand. But here we are, . . .
Get ready to call out the artist within. This is the moment you’ve been waiting for. Let’s talk about how to go from a fine ID to a freaking great one. But before you get all Michelangelo on us, let’s break down the options so you can choose the best one.
We all know the feeling when we can't find our credit card. Heart pumping. Breathing stopped. It could be anywhere.
These days security is fore-front in our collective conscious;
from identity theft to terrorism, we have a litany of security concerns that we
fight to protect ourselves against every day. Whether at work or school...
Your employee or student ID badges aren’t just security. They also serve as marketing pieces and your logo functions as the ‘face’ of your organization. A visual indicator that identifies who you are and what you’re all about. Adding a logo to your ID badge can create a sense of pride and loyalty among staff and students and build brand recognition amongst those who engage with your staff.
The photo is arguably the most important aspect of any badge. It is standard for most forms of ID badges to have a picture of the employee or student on the front of the card. These photos make the ID unique to the individual and helps to visually differentiate them from anyone else in the organization. As such it is essential that your photos are clear and distinct. It’s not as hard as you might think, if you follow a few simple guidelines: