Clickable Digital Business Card – Virtual Card with QR Code
What is a digital business card?
A digital business card (also known as a digital or virtual business card) is an online way to share contact information.
The digital business cards can be viewed on iPhone, iPad, Android or computer, and are often more affordable than paper cards.
Like traditional business cards, digital business cards can be customized, designed and shared with anyone.
A clickable digital business card: very economical.
Publishing paper business cards means :
• a design cost;
You ask a graphic designer to create the visual.
• a printing cost ;
You pay a printer to go from digital format to a paper format in large quantities.
The printing prices are variable, but on average, count $10 to get 100 business cards.
With the clickable digital business card, you save on printing costs and avoid these recurring expenses.
Sharing in 1 click!
E-mail, social media, SMS, … The digital business card encourages, maintains a link so fundamental with your customers.
Whatever the medium of your prospects (smartphones, tablets, …), they easily find your contact information and your company remains accessible 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
It’s also a nice way to collect reviews/testimonial on your Google My Business, Yelp, Facebook… accounts.
How do I share my digital business card?
So your card is personalized and ready to be shared, now what? Sharing your digital business card is easy and can be done in four main ways:
Sharing with a QR code
Each digital business card can have a unique QR code. If you meet someone in person and want to share your card with them, ask them to point their phone camera at your QR code.
Send your business card by SMS or email
Send your digital business card by SMS or email.
Send the link to your card
If you are working remotely, you can share your digital business card by copying the link of your card and then pasting it into an email, text message, social media post, or any other communication medium. You can host your business card on your website for example and send that link.
Share your card with your email signature
You can use your digital business card to create professional email signatures. You can simply create an email signature that links to your business card.
Digital card or paper card.
Easy to share, easy to use, cost effective, … You know a little more about the countless benefits of a clickable digital business card.
But is this the end of paper business cards…
Maybe not! They can be quite complementary. Paper business cards do not need the Internet to be “shared.”
Selling is above all a relationship of trust, the human relationship is important. Basing your business, your notoriety only with digital tools can harm your company.
And you, are you a fan of paper business cards or digital business cards?