Win 500 Premium Business Cards from UPrinting!

Our friends at UPrinting have offered to give 500 premium business cards each to eight readers of the Vandelay Design blog! If you’ve been wanting to impress potential clients with some high-quality business cards, this is your chance to get them for free.


If you’re not familiar with UPrinting, they are an online printer offering a wide variety of products including brochures, flyers, posters, calendars and much more in addition to business cards. They have templates to help you design your business cards online, and they offer custom printing services to meet your specific printing needs.

The Giveaway Details:

Eight winners will receive:

  • 500 premium business cards
  • Sizes:  2 x 3.5”, 2 x 2” (square card) or 1.5 x 3.5” (slim card)
  • Paper: 14 pt gloss cardstock, 14 pt matte cardstock or 13 pt recycled uncoated cardstock
  • Full Color Both Sides
  • Free UPS Ground Shipping (U.S.)

Eligibility: Limited to US Residents only, must be 18 and above to enter

If you would like to enter the contest, leave a comment on this post. You can tell us why you would like the business cards, how you would use them, or simply state that you would like to enter. Winners will be selected on Friday, May 28th using a random number generator. This post will be updated to list the winners and the winners will be notified by email. UPrinting will provide the winners with instructions for claiming their prize.

Good luck!

UPDATE: The contest has ended. Thank you to everyone who participated. The winners are:

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  • Tony, May 25, 2010

    I would love to get some business cards, especially from UPrinting.

  • Paul Wampler, May 25, 2010

    Need new business cards to match up with my site redesign.

  • benji, May 25, 2010

    if it’s free i want it

  • Stephan, May 25, 2010

    I would love some business cards! Working with non-profits doesn’t produce much… well, profit. These would be great to hand out! Thank you for the contest!

  • Andy Watkins, May 25, 2010

    I would love some new cards. After already ordering 500 cards from uprinting I was given a new company cellphone and long story short was unable to keep my existing number. So here I sit with about 450 useless cards. I try to keep things very cheap so a reprint would be nice.

  • Jen M, May 25, 2010

    I would love to win these cards. I recently started a parenting blog and would use the cards to spread the word when out and about. :) Thanks for the chance to win!

  • Christy Price, May 25, 2010

    Would love new cards!

  • Megan Y, May 25, 2010

    Hi! I would love to win these cards. I just finished my undergraduate degree, which means my college business cards are obsolete. I desperately need new business cards to network with while I hunt for jobs.

  • Patrice Poliquin, May 25, 2010

    This giveaway would be perfect for me and my new companie! I could print super fast and give it all arround the town to get clients!


  • I’m in the process of taking some of my internet marketing skills “offline” to do some consulting locally, and am in desperate need of business cards to get the ball rolling. Uprinting is an awesome company (not too far from my house actually), and I would love the chance for this free set of cards!!!

  • Ashley Seto, May 25, 2010

    Would love new cards for to give to my parent’s for their business

  • Grant, May 25, 2010

    Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!

  • CaseyNDesign, May 25, 2010

    Oooh! I really could use those! Thanks for the contest!

  • Tom Husband, May 25, 2010

    Been meaning to get some business cards for the website.

  • Jess Hardy, May 25, 2010

    I would be using the cards in association with a new web development training for accessibility issues.

  • Juan, May 25, 2010

    Would definitely make me have to come up with something creative;)

  • Michael, May 25, 2010

    My wife is a sole proprietorship and could really use the cards. She is a speech therapist for an inner city charter school. This would be a big surprise for her.

  • Dan P, May 25, 2010

    I would love some cards!

    Especially free ones!

  • Androff, May 25, 2010

    I would like to win these cards to show for all of you guys what a great idea I have for business card concept.

  • Josh, May 25, 2010

    Thanks for the opportunity for free cards.

  • pr'muts, May 25, 2010

    I would like to win them too!

  • Rick Quantz, May 25, 2010

    I’m redesigning my website, so some good cards to match would be fantastic. Keeping my fingers crossed!

  • Rachel, May 25, 2010

    Business cards would be great for my new startup ! They would help me look more professional and spread the word.

    Thanks for the contest !

  • David Cole, May 25, 2010

    Some new business cards would be great!

  • Kevin, May 25, 2010

    Business cards (and a nice new ATI eyefinity card) could really help me get my freelance web design company off the ground since I’m still a student and can’t afford these by myself

  • Ian, May 25, 2010

    Im a winner!
    Really I am…….well my Mom says I am.

  • Nik, May 25, 2010

    I’d love to enter! … I came across recently when in search of custom sized square cards… :)

  • erena, May 25, 2010

    I want to win!

  • Cheryl Allin, May 25, 2010

    What a fantastic opportunity! I would love to win, especially as I haven’t gotten new cards since our move. Thanks!

  • Crystal, May 25, 2010

    I Want Some Free Business Cards.
    More like, I Need Them!


  • Mikah Sargent, May 25, 2010

    I would love to win some business cards. What a great opportunity.

  • Dave, May 25, 2010

    Recently I merged company’s with a friend of mine and now we’re expanding our design services so these cards would come in handy and would be a good start to a great partnership and also to show the diversity of what we can bring to the table.

  • mary, May 26, 2010

    i feel the need to make a bunch of colorful business card boxes to decorate my cubicle

  • Kathy, May 26, 2010

    I would love to win these cards, we are moving and will be needing new cards. I’ve seen Uprinting’s cards, and they are wonderful.

  • Richard Sisco, May 26, 2010

    I am on the verge of buying new cards anyway, why not get them for free???

  • Erin E, May 26, 2010

    What great timing! I’ve been looking around for a good card printer and I’ll have to check out UPrinting.

  • C.T. Jones, May 26, 2010

    Getting ready to graduate in 3 weeks. Just redid my personal identity, and 500 business cards would be right up my alley. Keeping my fingers crossed.

  • Tyson Jones, May 26, 2010

    Yes Please!

  • Cody W., May 26, 2010

    I have had the same business cards for 5 years now, and I really could use some new cards!

  • Julia Jones, May 26, 2010

    Could definitely use these!

  • C.T. Jones, May 26, 2010

    This is why I love this blog. Keeping my fingers crossed.

  • Stacy, May 26, 2010

    Yeah! That would an amazing resource.

  • Michael Heliker, May 26, 2010

    1. I would use them for my freelance business to promote my brand.
    2. I would use them as note cards in a pinch.
    3. I would use them to periodically enter contests to win free lunches at Chipotle, Pot Belly and other locations full of Western delicacies.

  • DeeJay, May 26, 2010

    Uprinting cards are da bomb-diggity, high quality, nice price and great service. I could use these cards to get some REAL business, you know, the kind that pays! And with 500 of them, I’d be handing them out to everybody I met. So, why dont cha add my name to “da brotha need dem cards” list :)

  • Joe, May 26, 2010

    I still like chicken…

  • SHIREEN THOMAS, May 26, 2010

    I am a jobless graphic designer that creates work to fight boredom. I dabble with paint and try out different media in my paintings to keep myself occupied and stop myself sliding into a corner. I do need business cards to boost my ego and spirits! I need design work to fight my sad state of mind & before I sink into the dark side of life called depression!
    Can I design my own?
    This couldn’t have come at a better time… Thank you.

  • John Bosworth, May 26, 2010

    Cards would come in handy, getting ready to launch non-profit.

  • Rich Adams, May 26, 2010

    New cards would be nice. JB

  • Ben Moss, May 26, 2010

    Awesome! I am in the midst of a re-brand for my illustration business, and will be needing slick new cards soon.

  • Justin M, May 26, 2010

    I would use them at my upcoming college job fair & I would use to them to help market and promote my freelance design business!

  • Tony, May 26, 2010

    I’d love some of these, so here goes.

  • Melinda, May 26, 2010

    I would love to see how these cards compare to my MOO cards!

  • Joe J, May 26, 2010

    I could definitely use a new set of business cards.

  • Amber Turner, May 26, 2010

    New business cards for my freelancing would sure be nice!

  • Hillary, May 26, 2010

    hi. i just started a greeting card business with my friend and we need business cards. it’d be a nice boost to win these cards! thank you.

  • David, May 26, 2010

    I use uprinting for my printing, and have been happy with them. Bring on the cards!

  • Lynn Edgington, May 26, 2010

    Yes – I would love to be entered in to the contest!

  • Mario Seijo, May 26, 2010

    I’m a freelance web designer and running pretty low on business cards at the moment. I would love to try out some cards from UPrinting

  • Jami Gibbs, May 26, 2010

    What a great giveaway! There’s nothing like promoting yourself with good ol’ fashioned business cards! Thanks for the opportunity to win!

  • Dave, May 26, 2010

    Could definitely use new business cards! Thanks for the opportunity!

  • Timmy, May 26, 2010

    This would be fantastic! Great company as well. Enter me! :-)

  • Melanie, May 26, 2010

    Need new business cards to match the redesign.

  • subhajyoti, May 26, 2010

    ooh man!!! Great giveaway!

  • Saf, May 26, 2010

    I want some new business cards to go with my new branding

  • Enrique Santamaria, May 26, 2010

    I´m opening my small design company and I really need to have that Pro image to start.
    Thanks for this opportunity!!!

  • Melissa H., May 26, 2010

    What a great giveaway! I would use them to help promote myself and my artwork.

  • registry checker, May 26, 2010

    Business cards are always a great idea for offline marketing. They can be a great way to promote your business.

  • Jessica Nunemaker, May 26, 2010

    Woot! Enter me, too, please! :)

  • Tracy Elliott, May 26, 2010

    I’d love some new business cards! Thanks for the opportunity.

  • Felipe, May 26, 2010

    Please pick me! I need them for my freelance work :)

  • LaTina Perry, May 26, 2010

    Got a new business name, so I need new business cards.

  • karen, May 26, 2010

    How swell it would be to win!

  • Brandon, May 26, 2010

    I am just starting my own business and would love to get some starter business cards. I already have a design and am building the website now…the timing would be perfect.

  • Steve Fowler, May 26, 2010

    Would love to change up my business cards and get a new look and feel for them. This would be a good opportunity to do this.

    Thank you!!

  • moda, May 26, 2010

    saidly UPrinting not have service ın my country.

  • James Macfie, May 26, 2010

    I’ve got a new site and a new business – great timing with the giveaway, these would prove handy.

  • Dave, May 26, 2010

    Perfect timing, just working on a new card design

  • John Von Vincent, May 26, 2010


    I have been working toward getting business cards for a while but my expenses have pushed them toward the bottom of the list of what is necessary – sure they could help my freelance move forward but I have to pay living expenses first. This might be the break that I am looking for.


  • Lance H., May 26, 2010

    I’m in.

  • AC Botts, May 26, 2010

    I could totally use some new business cards. Great timing on this for sure.

  • Michael, May 26, 2010

    I just started my freelance career and am working on my business card design. Free business cards would be wonderful to win!

  • Ken, May 26, 2010

    Wow! I’m in the middle of designing my first business card, I’d love to win!

  • JJ Nold, May 26, 2010

    A colleague and I are trying to start our own freelancing business and these cards would be a perfect addition to our new business.

  • Michael, May 26, 2010

    Just started a new company, this would be a perfect way to start off on the right foot.

  • Meghan, May 26, 2010

    I would like to win, please.

  • Mihla, May 26, 2010

    I still haven’t ordered cards for a new business startup I’m involved in. Guess I was waiting for another awesome giveaway.

  • Zack Esgar, May 26, 2010

    I really need some cards to give out. It would help me out a tons!!!

  • Ben, May 26, 2010

    I need business cards!

  • audiomind, May 26, 2010

    I can haz zee bizness cards? Now? Please? ;)

  • Joe T, May 26, 2010

    My current business cards were printed at Office Depot. Please help me out with some decent cards.


  • Aaron Ziesemer, May 26, 2010

    I would love to win 500 cards

  • Derryl, May 26, 2010

    I’d love to win 500 business cards!!

  • Cliff, May 26, 2010

    Is it just me or does uPrinting like doing giveaways? :) They seem to be endorsed by a lot of designer blogs though…hopefully they’re as good as I think they are!

  • Julie, May 26, 2010

    Ooo I need to update my cards too! I’d be so happy to win!

  • Mary K, May 26, 2010

    Pick a card, any card! Please pick me!

  • Duncan, May 26, 2010

    I’m starting out – attempting to become something ‘design based’…I’ve designed a business card, but I can’t splash the cash on them…winning 500 cards would be awesome :)

  • Duncan, May 26, 2010

    Balls – I can’t enter – I’m not in the USA…

  • marianney, May 26, 2010

    How cool! Thanks for offering! Our new business could definitely use some awesome biz cards from UPrinting! :)

  • Chris, May 26, 2010

    Rebranding my freelance business! Would love some free business cards :)

  • Patrick, May 26, 2010

    I’d like to enter! I need new business cards for my brand new venture which combines my two passions, food and philanthropy!

    I’d use my business card to help spread the word and if I win from Uprinting I will WOW them by my SUPER AWESOME cards! Theyll never forget me :)

  • L. Carpenter, May 26, 2010

    Yes, please add my entry to the list!

    And thanks. Not only for this giveaway, but for all the information, inspiration and advice you offer via this blog.

  • fly, May 26, 2010

    I’d like to enter this competition! Would just be what I need ;)

  • Sal, May 26, 2010

    Sign me up! ! Who wouldn’t want a chance at some business cards… I need some cards to promote myself as a designer. There’s nothing like handing out your very own business card.

  • LisaT, May 26, 2010

    Can always put free business card printing to good use!

  • Rob Busby, May 26, 2010

    Pick me! Pick me! I would love to win a set of cool business cards. I am in the process of creating my own, but I would rather not pay to have them printed! You know, small budget and all. So UPrinting, if you’re reading this, check out my page where you can see what my business cards would look like:

  • Erica L, May 26, 2010

    I would love to enter to win the business cards. I’m a graduating graphic design student and free business cards would definitely help me get my first full-time design job. And I know that UPrinting is an excellent printing company, I have received free sample kit from them and it was beautiful.

  • Allan, May 26, 2010

    My wife is starting up a new kids web site and was just talking about getting BCs just the other day!

  • Jonathan, May 27, 2010

    I would love to win this for sure!

  • Alison Dunn, May 27, 2010

    Aloha from Kauai!

    I would like to enter the contest please. I am just starting new business, which is a luxury cruise agency called VIP Voyages. To win 500 premium business cards would be such a blessing and help to get me off to a great start.

    Mahalo from Kauai,

    Alison L. Dunn

  • Mike Greiling, May 27, 2010

    would love some free business cards… just about running out of my current stock

  • Jason Friedman, May 27, 2010

    Always need business cards. I give em out like candy. That I don’t want to eat.

  • Gavin, May 27, 2010

    I would like to enter to win this contest. I believe it could greatly help me in my goals of becoming a successful graphic and web designer. Thank you! :)

  • Benjamin, May 27, 2010

    Having won those business cards, I would probably build the biggest card deck in the world :) ! Furthermore, I’d use my beautiful business card designs on them and support my freelance work. Being a student, I’d be sooo thankful winning those business cards :) !

    Greetings from Germany,


  • zweet, May 27, 2010

    Hi! Justa bout to open a new shop, and brand spanking new cards would so ROCK!

  • Ruben, May 27, 2010

    nothing like getting something for practically doing nothing, would be a great self-promo item

  • Antoine Guédès, May 27, 2010

    Interesting! I started my own business as freelancer few days ago, and would be happy to get this offer. I need to print some business cards for further customers.

  • Dan Hauk, May 27, 2010

    I’ve been holding off updating my branding to do it all at once (website, business cards, etc.). This would definitely help me out.

  • Roy Vincent, May 27, 2010

    I am just starting a new venture and really need some business cards.

  • Ralitza Iankova, May 27, 2010

    These cards will really help my bootstrapped startup. :)

  • Thais Valderrama, May 28, 2010

    I helped my hubby start his own biz last year and UPrinting was stellar about his biz cards. Now that I’m unemployed and starting my own biz, the freebies would be super-helpful! GL to everyone, but I hope they pick me!!

  • Erik, May 28, 2010

    i’ve been needing to get some business cards for a side business, but i’ve been putting it off. i’d love to win some!

  • Samantha, May 28, 2010

    I would love these to promote my new business.

  • Chris, May 28, 2010

    I would love to win

  • Spery, May 28, 2010

    i will print my business card yeiiii :-D