>Tag: printing

Global Card Market Still Showing Continued Strong Growth

By |2018-06-01T10:19:35+00:00May 15th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

More Than an ID Card Printing Service

By |2017-09-28T17:46:37+00:00September 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As an alternate title, I might have gone with "don't reinvent the wheel;" but I was once told to avoid cliches like the wind. Recently, I was migrating an extremely massive contact list from one big [...]

Announcing Support for Adhesive Badges

By |2017-08-14T06:12:35+00:00June 10th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Design, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over the years, many InstantCard clients have asked us if we can print custom photo IDs on their existing "clamshell" badges.  These are the thick, hard plastic badges that are very commonly used to open doors [...]

When to consider adding an expiration date on your ID cards

By |2017-08-14T11:00:15+00:00March 20th, 2017|Categories: Clients, Design, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Many of our clients issue photo ID cards without an expiration date. For companies which have an exit interview procedure, an expiration date is often not necessary because they can recover the ID card when an [...]

Designer Tip: Using a Photo Background

By |2017-05-31T16:52:25+00:00March 10th, 2017|Categories: Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you proud of the city you work in, the building for your company, or the truck you use on the job? You might be able to use it as the background for your ID Card! [...]

More Than Just a Flash-Pass

By |2017-08-14T07:53:16+00:00March 3rd, 2017|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Without a doubt, a lot of our clients require simple, classic ID badges. And, while such badges can be printed in-house, they come to us because of a general, well-deserved hatred of jammed printers. We [...]

New Introduction Video!

By |2017-08-14T07:57:13+00:00September 27th, 2016|Categories: Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We just produced a new video introducing our service. The goal is to give potential clients a quick introduction. (If you'd like a more detailed view of the service, you may always check out our How-To series.) [...]

Can I Take ID Card Photos with My Phone?

By |2017-09-20T11:53:09+00:00September 24th, 2016|Categories: Clients, Infographics, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

YES. The image size and quality of today's standard phones is more than enough for an ID card photo. But, if you're anything like me, you'll want to see exactly how cell phone image sizes compare [...]

Why are your cards so pretty?

By |2017-05-05T06:25:16+00:00January 10th, 2016|Categories: Card Technology, Clients, Infographics, Knowledge, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Recently we had a client make the move from printing in-house to outsourcing with us. After their first order, we were asked the question as to why the cards we produce look so much prettier [...]