By Lanee' Blunt
Your company letterhead represents your small business. It shows that you are professional and that your company is here to compete in the marketplace. There are many letterheads to choose from, so it will depend on the type of business you have and how you want it to look.
There are many software packages on the market that will do the job. Most desktop publishing programs come with templates that create letterheads. Microsoft word will create a professional looking letterhead too, and is easy to use. Go to the file menu click “New” and from there you’ll get the templates. Pick a color scheme and letterhead design that you like.
Incorporate any graphic or image in your logo design. You can place your logo at the top of the page. Pick an image that is related your company. If you already have a logo for your small business you can scan the image into the template and download it into the letterhead.
Add Your Information
Choose the font size that is easy to read. Give your business name impact by making the font size larger and choosing a font style that stands out from the rest of the text. Format the name in bold or italics. Type your address, phone, fax, website, and email address directly onto the template.
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