Music Download Cards
Sell and promote your music on our best selling download cards
Our music download cards are the same material, size and shape as a luxury business card. Printed to the highest standards with your own designs they look stylish and feel smooth to the touch.
Sold the world over as high quality retail items they’re a sure fire way to boost your tour and gig profits. Read on to find out what you can do with them, what’s included with every download card project and more...
What to do
Sell Your Music
At live shows your fans are right there in front of you. Soaking up the atmosphere and getting hyped on your tunes. This close proximity presents the perfect time to sell your music. Loaded up with your digital media our download cards are sold as limited edition collectable items. They’re a perfect way for fans to remember your show, get digital access to your music and boost your tour and gig profits.
Boost Your Profits
Gone are the days of lugging around huge boxes of expensive CDs to every gig. Our music download cards are way more affordable, lightweight, easy to handle and a lot more attractive in today’s digital age. Check out our pricing below to see just how much cheaper they are. You can now buy for less, sell your albums for less (keeping your fans happy!) and because of the huge savings still make lots more profit.
Promote Your Music
There’s never been a more stylish and easy way to promote your music. Our little download cards make a very big impression. Super lightweight and easy to carry they’re perfect for giving away at street events and live shows. If you’ve ever been given one you’ll know these are high quality items. The look and feel great. Fans download your music, keep their cards in their wallets and show them off to all of their friends. It’s all great promotion for you.
Build Your Fanbase
As fans redeem your download cards we collect valuable data for you. As well as their email addresses we can collect any other details you require. It's all available to you from within your ProCards account and you're free to use them in your future promotional activities. Simply distribute your cards then sit back and watch as your mailing list grows. Searching for an effective and hassle-free way to build your fanbase? Look no further.
How they work
1. Get Started
To begin simply create your free ProCards account. Inside it’s incredibly easy to launch and manage your download card projects. You can buy download cards, upload your audio, personalize your download pages, view real time download statistics and lots more. Sign up now and have a look around. It’s the best way to see what’s available and how powerful our platform really is.
2. Launch a project
When you launch your account you’ll be guided through the simple setup of your first download card project. Just give your project a name and choose an exclusive download url. Immediately you can upload your audio, personalize your download page or go right ahead and order your cards. All we need now is your artwork and we are ready to roll.
3. Your download cards
With your order in place we’ll go ahead and manufacture your high quality download cards. They feature your own custom artwork, a web address where your cards can be redeemed and a unique download code. You can sell your cards as high-quality collectable items or promote your music by handing them out at street events and live shows.
5. Your mail list grows
Just before presenting the actual download we always invite your fans to join your mailing list. We collect valuable email addresses from fans that have shown a real and genuine interest in your music. Staying in touch will show loyalty towards them and gives you a great chance to further promote your material. Your emails are available to download from within your account.
6. It’s download time
We bundle all of your media into a single zip file for an easy one click download. As with all internet downloads your users are prompted to save their media to their computer where they can view and manage their files. Audio files can easily be imported into digital libraries like iTunes or transferred to any suitable digital music player.
Your ProCards Account
Sign up for your free ProCards account where you'll gain instant access to the most innovative, secure and powerful download card platform in the world. Our members (including some of the biggest labels on the planet!) regularly comment on how easy our platform is to use given the vast amount of options and features available. Why not dive on in and see for yourself?
Secure Media Hosting
We host up to 500Mb of your media free for 2 years on our servers with each download card project. Our servers are fast, secure and with over a 99.9% uptime sit right up there with the most reliable servers in the world. You media will be distributed via our global content distribution network (GCDN) ensuring your digital media remains safe and is downloadable quickly and on-demand.
Custom Download Pages
Present your downloads in style with your own custom download pages. You can upload background images, project avatars (album covers etc) and even add links to your social network. Alternatively you can drive more traffic to your site by having your own website as the backdrop for the downloads. As users complete their downloads they'll close the console to land right on your site!
Your Analytics Suite is where you can monitor real-time download statistics and track the performance of your media distribution campaigns. You'll be able to find out where your downloads are coming from, locate your fans on our interactive world map and lots more. All data is presented in an easy-to-use interface with beautifully illustrated graphs and tables.
Valuable Data Capture
As card-holders gain access to your media they are given the opportunity to join your mailing list. We always allow them to submit their email address and you can specify any other details we should collect (like their name, age, gender etc). This data is considered highly valuable as it is from fans who have shown a real interest by purchasing your music and opting-in to your mailing list.
High Quality Download Cards
At ProCards quality is paramount and all of our products are manufactured to the highest industry standards. Our music download cards are printed full colour both sides onto a 350gsm white art board. Included is an ultramatt or high gloss premium finish for extra style and durability. They are the same material, size and shape as a luxury business card.
You have the choice of two premium finishes for your music download cards. UltraMatt for a super smooth feel and High Gloss for enhanced colours and a shiny appearance. Finished with either option your download cards will look amazing and feel luxurious in your hand. Affordable, tactile and extremely stylish, our download cards truly are in a league of their own.
Artwork and Templates
Choose the template which suits you the best
Each template contains clear instructions for setting up your artwork and we’re always on hand for tips and advice. Your artwork can be full colour both sides and we always recommend including clear download instructions. Just leave a space somewhere for the download codes and we will automatically add them to your download cards. Email your designs to firstname.lastname@example.org where we’ll check them carefully to make sure you attain a perfect print quality.
Music Download Cards
|Qty||Price (ex vat) (inc vat) (ex vat) (inc vat)|
|100 Cards||£120.00 £144.00 $145.00 €140.00 €168.00|
|200 Cards||£140.00 £168.00 $170.00 €160.00 €192.00|
|300 Cards||£165.00 £198.00 $200.00 €190.00 €228.00|
|500 Cards||£195.00 £234.00 $240.00 €225.00 €270.00|
|1000 Cards||£265.00 £318.00 $320.00 €305.00 €366.00|
|3000 Cards||£545.00 £654.00 $665.00 €630.00 €756.00|
|5000 Cards||£835.00 £1,002.00 $1,015.00 €960.00 €1,152.00|
All prices shown are approximate calculations based on today's conversion rate of 1.22 U.S. Dollars (USD) to the Pound (GBP)
All prices shown are approximate calculations based on today's conversion rate of 1.15 Euros (EUR) to the Pound (GBP)
Our music download cards are printed full colour both sides onto a 350gsm white art board. Included is an ultramatt or high gloss premium finish. They are the same material, size and shape as a luxury business card.
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The ProCards platform has been paramount to the success of our digital releases. We highly recommend the team who provide an incredibly bespoke service and always make sure everything is running smoothly.
- Demon Music Group / BBC Worldwide
Besides having a great product and an easy-to-use website, ProCards are also one of the most helpful companies I work with. Recommended!
- Sean Price / Fortuna Pop Records
ProCards has always been an easy, seamless process for me to get download cards into my vinyl releases. The customer service is always impeccable and prompt. I couldn't really ask for more.
- Alex Fitzpatrick / Holy Roar Records
Don’t just take our word for it!
We’re very grateful to receive lots of positive feedback from our customers. They regularly comment on how easy our platform is to use and how helpful our team is at all times. So dive on in, check out what we have to offer and we look forward to powering your download card projects very soon!