Sending an e-card is a convenient and special way of communicating to someone via email. With the Leopard version of Mac OSX, you can now send artistic and customized e-cards directly from Mail. E-cards allow you to quickly and easily insert photos, audio files and other media directly into your message. The result is a beautiful and personal presentation that arrives immediately into your recipient's in-box. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to make an e-card on your Mac.
Open the Mail application on your Mac. Click "New Message" in the top navigation bar.
In the new message window, click "Show Stationery" in the upper right corner. Browse through the available e-card stationery templates. There are e-cards for birthdays, announcements, travel photos, sympathy and gratitude. Select the template whose design and layout appeals to you.
Click on your chosen template. It should now appear in the "New Message" window. Click on the text in the template and edit it to suit your needs.
Once you have customized your e-card, enter the email address of your recipient and input a subject for your message. Click the "Send" button. Your recipient will receive the e-card exactly as you designed it.
You can also download additional stationery template packs to find out that works perfectly for your occasion. See Resources for details.