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A Well-Traveled Business Card

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Calling all globetrotters! Are you planning on traveling this summer? If so, remember to take your business cards with you. We’d love to know exactly where your (and our) influence is being spread as you’re gallivanting about across exotic destinations. Have some fun and snap photos of yourself holding your business card in front of Angkor Wat, The Vatican, the Swiss Alps, or wherever it is that you end up. Then post your pics to our Facebook wall and make sure to mention where the photo was taken – you’ll be the envy of us and every partner who visits our Facebook page! Once summer wraps up, we’ll create an album filled with all of the fabulous places 4over printed business cards have been. We want to live vicariously through you while resting assured that your cards are as well-traveled as you are (and as we’d like to be)! Bon Voyage from the 4over team. Have so much fun and may your business cards make waves everywhere from Honolulu to Iceland!

It’s all about Responsive Design!

androidHere’s something to think about next time you’re putting together an email blast, website, or displaying information anywhere across the internet — RESPONSIVE DESIGN. It’s an uber important element in social media and eCommerce now because virtually everyone uses some type of mobile device with Internet access. Often more than one device, for that matter — smart phones, tablets, etc.  We found the following article on Pinterest to be very informative.  It’s called “10 Basic Tips About Responsive Design,” from the eMarketing specialists over at Splio:

“More than a simple design trend, Responsive Design is a set of modern tools and techniques aiming to rearrange the way information is displayed depending on the device capacities.

HD wide, tiny low res, landscape, portrait…designers can’t rely on one unique layout solution anymore.  The key is in response: get information about the device, react, and display an adapted version of the layout.”…CONTINUE READING

Inside 4over Faves: Clever Ad of the Week

We made it — it’s Friday! Which means it’s time for your guys to gear up for the weekend…and it’s time for us to share with you a Clever Ad of the Week. We came across this ad for a travel agency in Colombia called Viajes Éxito and, needless to say, we were mighty inspired by its cleverness. We have a hunch you’ll be able to relate. Enjoy. And have a fantastic weekend.

Source for this find: adwiz.biz

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Marketing Tip of the Week: Solve Problems on the Spot

-1Let’s face it, we’re presented with problems every single day. It’s part of the cycle of life. It’s also part of the cycle of business — no one is immune. What we often fail to realize, however, is that problems are actually gifts. If we weren’t faced with problems, there would be nothing challenging us to grow. And growth is, of course, one of the cornerstones to success. So next time you’re faced with a problem in business, look at it as an opportunity for growth. Search for a solution right away AND make sure that when you make a promise to your customer, that it’s a promise you can keep. And don’t focus on the problem itself, focus on fine tuning your problem solving skills — stay always in the solution. Your business and your customers will thank you.

Our Grand4mat Product List is Growing!

-6We’re thrilled to announce that our Grand4mat list is growing and we have more individual product options than ever!

We’ve added several new sizes to our popular Car Magnets category. Car Magnets are printed on heavy duty glossy material and ideally suited for car door signage but can certainly be used on other surfaces as well. Use them as temporary signs at construction sites or any other changing work environments where metal surfaces are present. Drive around town with your own mobile billboard and promote your business, introduce new products & services, etc.  Get optimal company exposure everywhere you go! And now with so many sizes to choose from, your customers will have virtually endless possibilities for use!

Here are the sizes that we now offer:

  • 9″x30″
  • 12″x30″
  • 18″x30″
  • 24″x30″
  • 9″x36″
  • 12″x36″
  • 18″x36″
  • 24″x36″

Get more information on Car Magnets and place your orders here.

 

Marketing Tip of the Week: Sell with Passion

PASSIONHere’s an article that we’ve stumbled upon that’s jam packed with some really great marketing tips. We thought we’d share…“As a new business, breaking into a market and trying to encourage people to buy your product can be a daunting task – and, yet, it’s your business’s lifeline. How you approach sales is therefore pivotal when it comes to making your startup business a success…” READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

Customer engagement is so important when it comes to developing brand awareness and loyalty — remember this always and we can pretty much guarantee you’ll have success in business.

Short Run Greeting Cards Now Available!

SHORT RUN GREETING CARDS

It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for — Short Run Greeting Cards are available at 4over! Now you can offer your customers Greeting Cards in smaller batches, starting with quantities of 25. This popular new option is great, particularly if you’re creating a new style — perhaps you’re testing out a new stock or a variation in design. Or maybe you’ve never ordered Greeting Cards with us before. It’s a fantastic new item to include in your holiday marketing campaign. It’s also great if your customers really and truly don’t need a lot of Greeting Cards.

Short Run Greeting cards are only printed on high quality digital equipment and come in quantities of 25, 50, 75, 100, 150, 200, and 250. They’re currently being produced out of our Glendale location and turnaround time options are 2-4 days and next day.

We offer the following order options:

  • 10″ X 7″ 14PT Greeting Cards with UV on FRONT ONLY, Scoring Included  
  • 10″ X 7″ Greeting Cards on 100LB Gloss Cover with NO AQ, Scoring Included
  • 10″ X 7″ 14PT Uncoated Greeting Cards, Scoring Included
  • 7″ X 10″ 100LB Cover Uncoated Linen Greeting Cards,Scoring Included

4over Roll Labels are ALMOST HERE!

A little birdie told us that you guys have been ever-so-patiently anticipating their arrival and the good news is that they’re ALMOST here!  That’s right, our 4over Roll Labels will be available very soon and we don’t think you’ll like them — we KNOW you’ll LOVE them!  Please check the site daily for the official launch because it’s RIGHT around the corner.  We’re excited just thinking about it!