Sharing Ecards is great way to comfort and cherish those you love, because even when people fade away, these are things that still carry those enchanting memories. What’s more, Ecards are easy to personalize and help you stay connected with your friends and family, no matter where you are. There are numerous web apps available nowadays that allow users to create & customize their greeting cards in a few simple steps, but if you’ve been looking for a desktop application that does the same, then Fried Cookie’s Personal Cards is worth a shot. It offers a great UI and a simple way to create and customize your Ecards. The application comes packed with a number of distinct samples, such as, for birthday cards, anniversary cards, holiday cards, thank you cards and so on. Additionally, you can send the cards via email, share them as tweets on Twitter or upload on Facebook, all of that from within the application. Read past the jump for pertaining details.
Card creation process is comprised off a wizard based mode. Upon launch, the main interface shows all the available post card samples. Under the Select Event section, you can select cards divided into six different categories (Anniversary, Thank You, Holidays, Vacation, Childbirth and Birthday), and some of the categories allow you to select between two different designs. After picking up your favorite design, simply click Next to proceed to card personalization step.
Here in this step, you can male a few changes to your card before proceeding, such as change background picture (which you can do so by simply dragging your image file over the application window) and adding a Title and Personal Message. You may also zoom in and out a picture to make it perfectly fit for required look as well as click Reset Card button to restore its default state. However, it would have been better, if there had an option for changing and moving card badges as well.
Next up, you can save your personalized card as a JPEG image file. The application saves the image in a default resolution of 896 x 624.
The final step of e-card creation wizard enables you to instantly share the card on your Facebook or Twitter page, or simply send the card as an email.
Personal Cards is available absolutely for free and works on both 32-bit and 64-bit OS editions of Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.