Why using ID Card design software for photo ID cards is a bad idea

Here at InstantCard we are occasionally asked whether we offer a card layout tool to allow our clients to design their own ID card templates.  We have long resisted the temptation to release such a tool, as we think that our clients are not well-served by [...]

By |2024-05-06T15:34:13-04:00April 30th, 2024|Categories: ID Card Design, Potential Clients, Thoughts and Ideas|Tags: , , , |

Designer Tip: What Should I Put On The Back Of My ID Card?

When designing your company's ID cards, a crucial aspect to consider is what to include on the back of the card. It's a space that's often overlooked but can be a great resource to utilize for additional information. With thoughtful planning, you can optimize this space [...]

By |2023-05-23T16:49:26-04:00May 22nd, 2023|Categories: ID Card Design|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Membership Cards delivered quickly and efficiently

Looking to implement new employee ID cards or membership cards to impress users and actively improve your organzation? Arrange a free quote at InstantCard today. Membership cards play an essential role in many businesses and community groups. If your company needs ID cards for its individual [...]

By |2022-10-25T16:45:53-04:00October 22nd, 2022|Categories: Current Clients|Tags: , , , |

Your 12-Point Checklist for an Effective ID Card Policy

At InstantCard we see varying types of businesses and government agencies who request ID cards through us. While these businesses and agencies have vastly different goals, they do have one thing in common: Their need for physical representation. Below is a 12-Point Checklist which applies to all [...]

By |2022-06-09T11:58:56-04:00June 24th, 2021|Categories: ID Card Considerations|Tags: , |

A better way to obtain ID cards when staff members are working from home

With so many people sheltering in place, this unique period is giving many companies the opportunity to completely re-think the processes that they have traditionally used to accomplish their mission.  Many companies are realizing that work-from-home can be in fact very effective, and can significantly reduce their [...]

By |2020-05-26T15:58:07-04:00May 26th, 2020|Categories: Potential Clients|Tags: , |

Making the move to professional ID Cards

Most people have tried laminated cards, which they quickly find to be flimsy, cheap-looking, and unsecure. When an organization is ready to produce professional plastic cards, there are just three choices: 1. Purchase and operate an in-house system 2. Contract with a local service bureau 3. Online [...]

By |2019-09-05T08:31:29-04:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: Potential Clients|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Pre-Printing Graphics on ID cards vs. Printing All-at-Once

Whenever a large organization is planning to roll out an ID card printing project, it has the option of choosing 1-step or 2-step printing: 1-step printing involves printing all information, both fixed and variable, on a blank white card in one single pass. 2-step printing involves pre-printing [...]

By |2020-03-17T10:21:03-04:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Digital Drivers Licenses

Digital Driver's Licenses Louisiana is first in the race to a statewide digital license While several states have been testing digital driver's licenses, Louisiana was recently the first to make one available to every driver, statewide. The app, LA Wallet, is available on both iOS and Android. [...]

By |2020-03-19T10:20:43-04:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Card Technology, Company News, Security|Tags: , , , , , |

Global Card Market Still Showing Continued Strong Growth

Many people ask us whether we worry about ID cards being replaced by mobile apps?   Our answer is: "maybe, but not for a long, long time".  While there are some situations where a mobile app has become a preferable solution, there are still many circumstances where a [...]

By |2020-03-17T08:36:07-04:00May 15th, 2018|Categories: Company News|Tags: , , , , , , |
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