Creating an employee ID badge is a process similar to making a standard ID badge. With InstantCard, you can easily create professional employee ID badges online. Simply upload your employee data, photos, and finalize your design. InstantCard will print and ship the ID badges directly to [...]
The first option is to make your own ID badges in-house. Unfortunately, this option is not as easy and convenient as it first seems. This is because making your own in-house ID badges can be a great deal of hassle, incur high costs, require lots of specialist [...]
A good ID badge will always have: Logo and branding of your business Your ID badges should be instantly recognizable as part of your brand, even from a distance. ID Photo photo ID badges are much more secure than ones that do not have a photo. Make [...]
There are many reasons to use ID badges in your business, whether it's large or small: Improved Security The first, and perhaps most obvious reason to use ID badges is to safeguard the security within your business. This is because ID cards come with barcodes or chips [...]
An employee ID badge is used by companies to efficiently track the identities of employees that work throughout their organization. Employee ID badges generally utilize basic features such as an employee photo, name, and ID number. Advanced features include smart chip cards and holographic printing.
Yes. It is possible to take perfectly good employee ID badge photos with a phone camera. However, while the size and quality of today's phoneimages is more than enough, phones often struggle in low light. To take a good ID photo with a small sensor, make sure [...]
There are three major options for printing ID cards: direct-to-card printing (DTR), thermal retransfer printing (TR), and offset printing (OP). Direct-to-Card Printing DTC is inexpensive and is the process often used for in-house and budget operations. Despite the price, there are several disadvantages to DTC printing. When [...]
The standard (CR80) ID card size is 3.375" by 2.125" (85.6mm by 54mm). The thickness of a standard ID card is 30mil. This is the same size as a standard credit card. There are other, less common, ID card size standards such as CR79 and CR100. [...]
The minimum recommended resolution is 675px by 1050px (at 300dpi). This includes bleed for edge-to-edge printing. Should you wish to create your own ID card template design, you should create an image that is at least 675 pixels on the short edge and 1050 pixels on [...]
Employee IDs are typically printed on standard PVC plastic card stock. This is the same card stock used for standard credit cards. IDs may also be printed on composite card stock, which is slightly more durable.