- Durable cardstock and coating options
- Ready-to-mail sizes available
- Prints in 1 business day
Raise the Bar With Business Postcards
What can postcards do for you?
Business postcards are one of the most affordable and versatile tools you can use to grow your brand, gain more customers, and stay ahead of the competition.
At 48HourPrint.com, we like to have fun but when it comes to printing—we mean business. Our wide variety of materials, sizes, and finishes let you customize the perfect business postcard for every type of occasion.
Use them as branding collateral such as product promotions, event invites, and packaging inserts. Postcards offer endless opportunities to promote your brand.
Start by choosing from our durable cardstock.
- 14 pt. cardstock is our most popular option for postcards. It’s flexible but thick enough for double-sided printing. You can choose gloss coating for a reflective finish and matte coating for a subdued, elegant effect. For more shine and saturation, go for high-gloss UV
- 16 pt. cardstock is highly recommended by Gary D. Monster because of its added thickness and premium feel. You can also add gloss, matte, or high-gloss UV coating for more protection.
- 17 pt. cardstock is our uncoated stock option for postcards. Because it’s more ink-absorbent, this material goes well with minimalist designs for its muted effect
Make your custom postcards stand out from the rest of the mail by adding special touches.
Metallic Postcards can make potential customers stop and look at what you have to say! Make any color pop—even gradient shades.
Spot UV Postcards bring your design to another level. Highlight your logo or message by adding a glossy coating over important aspects of your design.
Raised Spot UV Postcards adds a tactile experience to your design. Similar to spot UV printing, it uses shiny coating to emphasize design details but with a thicker, embossed effect
Silk Postcards look and feel like silk fabric. This coating has a subtle texture and works well for brands with classic branding.
Velvet Postcards mimic the texture of plush velvet. They feel as soft as peach fuzz. If you’re going for a luxurious look, velvet coating is the way to go.
No artwork yet? No worries! Browse dozens of our customizable templates and make them totally your own with the help of our free online design tool.
Order business postcards from 48HourPrint.com today.
Why Print With 48HourPrint.com?
Premium Printing Materials
We can print your business postcards as fast as one business day. Just so you know, “printing turnaround” refers to the production time and doesn’t include shipping time.
Gary loves big discounts. He’s willing to bet you love ‘em, too! Order business postcards today and enjoy this hot deal.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How quickly can you get postcards printed?
We can print and have your postcards ready for delivery within 48 hours or two business days. This means that if your design proof is approved by 8pm ET, your order will be printed and?ready for delivery within 48 hours – or your order is free. You can view your printing turnaround options in your order calculator, located just before the total price of your order.
Q: What is printing turnaround time?
Printing turnaround?refers to the time it takes for us to print your order and?have it ready for shipping.?Printing turnaround does not include delivery.?
It is important to?account for delivery times when you place your order. Your order will be ready for shipping after your preferred printing turnaround time, which you can specify in the order calculator.
Printing turnaround time does not cover shipping carrier delays in picking up orders for shipment or in delivering orders.
Q: How much do postcards cost?
The price of your postcards depends on the type of postcard, cardstock, finish, and quantity you choose. Our glossy, double-sided 4”x6” postcards start at $0.20 each for just 1000 pieces. Whatever size or cardstock you prefer, we produce high-quality postcards at low prices.
Q: What is a cheap and durable paper for postcards?
We recommend 16 pt. cardstock to give your postcards an upscale feel. For a more economical option, choose the versatile 14 pt. cardstock.
Q: What is a PDF proof, and does it cost extra?
A PDF proof file simulates how your postcards will look like after they are finished printing. Proofing allows you to preview your design and check that it will print correctly or if it needs to be revised. We will send you a free PDF proof file for your approval before proceeding with payment.
Q: What are the most popular postcard sizes?
The most popular size for postcards is 4” x 6”. It is also the most cost-effective because it qualifies for the post office’s First-Class delivery and standard postcard mailing rate. If you want to make a statement, 5” x 7” is big enough to stand out while still being handy and easy to store.
Q: What file formats do you accept for my design?
A: 48HourPrint.com accepts the following file types:
- Flattened PSD files
Postcards Design Templates
Our print geeks have put together these free, ready-to-print templates you can use for your business. You can add your logo, change the text, and we’ll get it printed and on its way to you.
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For more ready-to-print designs, visit our Design Templates page.