How to Make Birthday Invitations for Free

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How to Make Birthday Invitations for Free
Invite your friends to celebrate with you by sending a free electronic invitation (child"s birthday image by Katrina Miller from

The most economical way to make birthday invitations is to create them online and send them electronically. This way you're not only saving money by not purchasing actual, physical card invitations, but you're also saving money by not printing them off your computer. You're saving paper and ink and the invitations that you create are truly free. There are many websites that allow you to send electronic birthday invitations: some of them charge you a small fee, but others, which are just as good, are free.

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    Visit the website Click on "invitations" at the top of the page.

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    Click on the type of birthday celebration that you're having from the menu. For example, you can choose "Birthday for Her" or "Birthday for Him" or "Birthday for the kids."

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    Select a design from the template page.

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    Give your birthday event a title and add the necessary information about the party. For example, you'll need to type in where and when the celebration will be.

  5. 5

    Preview your invitation and click on the green button "Add Guests."

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    Enter the email addresses of those you want to invite to the event. Separate each address with a comma or by hitting the "return" key.

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    Select a reply style for guests to use for their answers. The default answers are: yes, no and maybe. You can change these if you wish to amusing answers like: "I'm coming in hot" or "I'm weak" or "I can't sort myself out."

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    Click on the green "Send" button when you are satisfied with your card.

    Other Electronic Invitations

  1. 1

    Go to the website of or These are two prominent sites that allow you to make and send invitations for free.

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    Click on the "eInvites" on the Calla Magazine website. Alternatively, you can click on the "Invites" button at the top of the 123 Greetings page.

  3. 3

    Click on your favourite invitation and type in the necessary details about your birthday celebration. Type in the email addresses of everyone that you would like to invite.

  4. 4

    Click on the "Preview" button at the bottom if you are on the 123 Greetings website. If everything looks right, click on the "Send invite" or "Send this card" button at the bottom of the page.

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