Surprise your loved ones with a stunning online greeting card

Surprise your loved ones with a stunning online greeting card

  • Jun 20th
  • 5 min read
  • #Β Β Use cases

Did you ever wonder how to create a beautiful greeting card as a product image? No need to look any further! Smartmockups mockup library is loaded with a variety of greeting card mockups for any projects you need.

The whole year is usually filled with many different celebrations - birthdays, namedays, public holidays and other events. You can be the creative one and send out stunning greeting cards to your loved ones couple of days in an advance for as a surprise! With the following step-by-step guide, learn how to create Smartmockups greeting cards mockups in a few seconds.

What will you learn?

  1. What are greeting card mockups, and how can they help you?
  2. Greeting card mockups can be made in a few different ways
  3. Three simple steps how to create them

1. What are greeting card mockups, and how can they help you?

Greeting card mockups are templates of printed cards, that you can present your design assets on, to show a replica of the final product. With Smartmockups greeting card mockups, your design asset will be placed into an image of a greeting card being used in a realistic situation without having the need of actually printing a sample. You not only save a lot of time, but also a lot of money that could have been potentially invested in samples.

2. Greeting card mockups can be made in a few different ways

You probably ask yourself where do I start. Well, there are many ways on how to create greeting card mockups. The first way and probably the most traditional one is going to be the use of the Cloud Creative softwares such as Adobe Photoshop. Whereas the second way, and definitely the easiest one is to start using Smartmockups product mockup generator. It gives you the possibility to create high-quality product mockups right inside your browser or on the go, even if you are not a skilled designer. Let's compare both traditional way of doing mockups with Adobe Photoshop and also the innovative one with Smartmockups mockup generator.

What is the difference between using Smartmockups and Adobe Photoshop?

Adobe Photoshop

The most traditional way of creating mockups is by using Photoshop. You can shoot your own photos and convert them into a mockup or purchase all kinds of PSD files on several different websites. But still there can be many disadvantages of using Adobe Photoshop especially for non-designers.

The disadvantages of using Photoshop

  • You need to purchase the Photoshop or other software license
  • You have to search and buy or download each mockup separately
  • You need skills to edit the purchased mockup or create your own


With Smartmockups, you can create an unlimited number of greeting card mockups in just a few seconds. All you have to do is to choose the right mockup, upload your logo or image, customize the scene to your liking, and hit download. The interface is very easy to use and even if you are not a skilled designer, you won't have any problems getting started.

Note: πŸ‘‰ It is even easier to get started with using Smartmockups if you read our blog post first and then jump straight into the business!

The advantages of using Smartmockups

  • You can choose from many different mockups
  • Everything is supereasy and fast
  • You can customize the scene to fit your project
  • You can export an unlimited number of mockups
  • You don’t need Photoshop or other software
  • You don’t even need any special skills or experience
  • Everything is online, wherever you need it

In the comparison with Adobe Creative Cloud Software, Smartmockups mockup generator comes out like a win-win situation because it is affordable, very easy to use and the full library of high-resolution mockups will make your final design work look stunning.

3. Three simple ways how to create them

Greeting card mockups can be created in three easy steps. Follow the step-by-step guideline below and create your first mockup in few clicks.

STEP 1: Choose the perfect card mockup

You can choose from many different greeting card mockups. It’s up to you if you want an isolated mockup with a changeable background or a photo mockup.

Note: πŸ‘‰ You can read our blog post about the difference between photo and isolated mockups.

STEP 2: Upload your logo or image and customize the scene

Upload your assets for each greeting card, adjust the size and position, and customize the scene. You can change the background or crop the whole area according to your own liking.

STEP 3: Download or share the final image in superhigh resolution

Once your mockup is ready, you can download the image in super high resolution or share it with a unique URL address. Easy, right? πŸ˜‰ Now it's your turn so go ahead and create your first greeting card mockup with Smartmockups.

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