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How to Make Gift Cards in 5 Steps
There are many shopping holidays year-round, and you can easily create custom gift cards for each one of them. Allow your customers to cater their design to the exact occasion they’re purchasing it for. It’s quick and easy to use our gift card maker.
- Log into Visme and create a new project. Find the gift card templates under the Printables section.
- Upload your logo, add your business name and enter the dollar amount your gift card is worth.
- Customize the fonts and colors to match your brand.
- Add photos and icons as a design accent or background image.
- Download your finished design from the gift card maker as an image file or PDF and send to your local printer.
Features of the Gift Card Maker
Use the customizable gift card creator to offer your customers ways to share your business during the holidays and birthdays.
Beautiful gift card templates
We offer over a dozen fully customizable gift card design template options for you to choose from. Choose from a restaurant gift card template, a template for a birthday or graduation, and more.Create Your Gift Card
Build your gift card
Putting together the perfect gift card design for your business has never been easier. Log into your Visme dashboard, choose a starter template, customize with your fonts and colors, add in relevant icons and photos, and download your design!
Customize every aspect of your gift card to appeal to your customers
Gift cards are incredibly popular gifts during the holidays and other gift-giving seasons. While you want your business to stay top-of-mind when customers are considering gift cards, creating a design that your audience loves is a great way to entice them to buy it for their friends and family.
More Great Features of the Gift Card Maker
What is a Gift Card?
A gift card is a type of gift voucher that your customers can buy to give their friends and family members a direct way of purchasing from your business. These are great gifts for birthdays, graduations, during the holidays and many other occasions.
It’s a great idea to create multiple designs to cater to each of these occasions. Start with a gift card design template to help get you going, then replace each of the elements with new ones from the left sidebar of the gift card builder to customize it.
Use the gift card maker to share your business.
Share your business with an even larger audience by allowing the people who love your business to purchase gift cards for their friends and family. Make gift cards with bright and beautiful designs that will speak to your audience when they’re searching for gift ideas.Create Your Gift Card
More Than a Gift Card Maker
The gift card maker caters to whatever you want. It can be used as a birthday gift card maker, a restaurant gift card maker, a holiday gift card maker and so much more. Start with a template and customize it to fit your needs perfectly.
Match Your Company Branding
- Add your brand colors and fonts into the free gift voucher maker
- Customize your design to match your brand
- Save your brand guide to easily access for future designs
Create Your Gift Card
Stock Photos and Icons
- Choose from millions of free icons and graphics to find the perfect accent
- Browse our selection of images for commercial and editorial use
- Crop your images into shapes, apply color overlays and choose from dozens of filters
Gift Card Templates
Check out our dozens of gift card template options to help kickstart your design. Find a restaurant gift card template, a salon gift card template, a bookstore gift card template and so much more. Customize your favorite templates to match your specific business.
How to Use the Gift Card Maker
- First things first, determine how many increments you want to offer, how many different designs and if you want holiday-specific gift cards.
- Jump into your Visme dashboard and click Create to start working on a new design project.
- Head over to the Printables section to find Gift Card templates and pick one that looks closest to your vision. Remember, you can completely customize these templates.
- Add in the gift card’s value, relevant stock photos or icons to design the card, your company’s logo and the website or store address.
- Customize the fonts and colors to match your brand. Use the fonts available and the color picker, or set up your Brand Kit with your specific fonts and colors to have easy access.
- If using the two-sided option within the gift card maker, add another slide to design the backside of the card. Use the same fonts and colors as the front side. Maintain a balance between front and back designs.
- Download your finished design from the gift card creator as a high-resolution image file or a PDF with bleed marks. Send the files to your local printer or have them added onto plastic gift cards with magnetic strips.
Questions About the Gift Card Maker
How much does it cost to create a gift card with the gift card designer?
Designing a beautiful and eye-catching gift card is absolutely free. Downloading the card as an image file is also free. If you would like to download the card design as a PDF with bleed marks, you will have to upgrade to a Standard Plan.
Are the gift card templates completely customizable?
Yes! All templates are infinitely customizable. Plus, you can upload your own images and graphics if you don’t want to use the ones provided in the left-hand panel of the editor.
Can I use my Brand Kit with the gift card maker?
Absolutely. When you have a Brand Kit set up in Visme, it is available for all sorts of projects. To have a Brand Kit, you need to upgrade to a Standard Plan.
Can I print the gift cards myself?
We suggest you download the finished designs as a PDF with bleed marks and send the files to a professional printer. You can also have your design added as the front of a plastic gift card with a magnetic strip to make purchasing easy for customers.
What is the standard gift card size?
The standard dimensions of a gift card are 3.5 x 2 inches. This is the size that all of our templates automatically come in to make gift card creation easy for you.
Can I create multiple gift cards with the gift card builder?
You sure can! Simply add more slides to start new designs from scratch. You can also choose different starter templates by accessing the Layouts tab in the left sidebar.
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