But if that's too rich for your company's blood, you can use MarketSplash's do-it-yourself online tools to create your own designs by modifying a gallery of thousands of existing templates -- or upload your own image and modify that. You can then save the high-resolution PDF, or use one of several printing options, including same-day pickup at Staples stores. Pricing starts at $9.99 for business cards, and the company plans a free business card promo offer.
Aaron Weiss, chief product officer for HP SMB Services called the editor the "heart" of the system, and modifications can be as simple as inputing your company name, or changing colors, sizes, fonts, and positions. I tested out the system a bit, and found that while you can do a lot to the basic designs, it's sometimes difficult to get all the elements exactly the way you want them.
And while starting with professionally designed templates can help reign in the disaster-designer lurking within many of us, you can still create an abomination if you're not careful. Witness this logo for bMighty's Small Is The New Large manifesto: