What is a letterhead?
You may have come across contracts or letters with letterheads. A letterhead is the header on a letter page containing a logo, name or address and occasionally even a pattern in the background.
A company letterhead contains the name and logo of a company and any other important contact information that is also printed on other stationery such as business cards or notebooks.
A company letterhead is used for all official correspondence with the client and other businesses. It not only gives a professional look to company correspondence but is also used as a measure of authenticity. Although the latest software makes it quite easy to replicate company letterheads; however, still letterheads are preferred over plain paper for business correspondence.
We have many letterhead templates for MS Word 2007. Browse through our collection and download letterhead templates for free.
The letterhead shown is quite spectacular in its design. The color theme is very vibrant. The background is white with a combination of turquoise color. The turquoise color resembles good fortune and the white color refers to freshness. The top is designed with geometric shapes in turquoise color. Then, the title is placed in bold font with a small bar graph image. The subtitle is placed in the middle. The footer contains the address, contact numbers and email id on a turquoise background. The textile companies can choose this letterhead for all kinds of official letters.
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The letterhead is designed with grey, white, turquoise and onyx color. These colors collectively resemble success and purity. The top left is designed with cylindrical shapes placed in the triangular design. The top right has a small bar graph picture. Under this image is the title of the letterhead. The footer contains brief notes along with email ID, contact number and complete address. The different construction-based companies can use this letterhead.
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The template is designed with the digital triangular pattern which is looking very pleasing to the eye. The color combination is a peach and steel blue color that is looking very decent and attractive. These colors collectively symbolize confidence and importance. The top contains the title along with a tag line and clip art of the bar graph. The important information like contact numbers, email ID, web link, and address is placed on the bottom right. The letterhead could be chosen for Medical companies for their official communication.
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This template is very versatile and appealing. The colors used in the page design are quite refreshing. The yellow color resembles hope. The onyx and sand dollar color represent steadfastness. The vector pattern is adding much to the vibrancy of the page. The top has a title in the middle with an added tagline. The footer contains a description note with address, contact numbers, web link, and email ID. The letterhead can be chosen for all official correspondences pertaining to the printing press companies.
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The letterhead is very attractive with an abstract gradient pattern. The color combination of cadet blue, royal blue, navy blue, turquoise, and white represents wisdom and intelligence. The top right contains the title and tagline. The address, contact numbers, and email ID is placed under the title. The footnotes are placed appropriately. The letterhead work best for the petroleum companies for their official letters or correspondences.
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A company letterhead can be made in the most used software ‘MS Word 2007’. Anyone who knows how to use MS Word 2007 can create a letterhead using the ‘header’ option given under the ‘Insert’ tab. In fact, MS Word even provides some standard designs for headers to choose from. If however, you want to create your own unique design, you can insert patterns, logos, change text color and styles within the header.
An even more convenient option is to use pre-designed letterhead templates for MS Word 2007. Simply go to ‘File’, select ‘New’ and you will be presented with a number of available templates for different purposes. If you cannot find a letterhead amongst them, simply type ‘letterhead’ in the search bar. The search results will provide you with a few options which you can choose and download. The next steps are simple, you just have to insert your company information and details. You will also find more letterhead templates for MS Word 2007 at the end of this page.
The benefit of using MS Word is that it allows editing and modifications to the letterhead. Thus, you are free to play and experiment with text, pictures, patterns and color palettes until you are able to create a letterhead you like. Even then, you can modify it when necessary. Usually, adding a page border as part of the letterhead gives a neat composed look although it is not necessary.
The letterhead is very expressive. The vector pattern is designed with gold and royal blue color. The yellow color holds creativity. The royal blue color holds buoyancy. The name is placed on the top left. The contact numbers email ID, and the address is placed on the top right. A tagline is placed in the top middle. The footer contains a relevant description. The letterhead could be chosen for hosiery companies.
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The template is very pleasurable and rejuvenating. The strawberry color, punch color, peach color, and mustard color communally enclose enlightenment and positivity. The vertical floral cut pattern is looking very energetic. The top contains the title, address, telephone number, and email ID. The bottom contains a brief description. The letterhead goes the best of cosmetic companies.
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The letterhead has a colorful vector pattern of red and black color. The red color shows leadership. The black color represents sensitivity. The title is placed in the wavy pattern along with the tagline. The address, contact numbers, and email ID are placed on the right. The footer contains brief notes. The letterhead could be chosen for all kind of event management companies.
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The letterhead template is chic and communicative. The color theme comprises of different shades of blue with a grey background. The different shades of blue promote confidence and knowledge. The grey color resembles steadiness. The abstract pattern is looking very graceful. The title is positioned at the top right. The contact numbers, complete address, and email ID are placed at the bottom left. The letterhead works well for leather companies.
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The template is very invigorating, flickering and pleasing to the eyes. The lemon-colored background represents energy. The geometrical pattern of peach, sea green and sepia color holds ambition. The top holds the title and subtitle in the middle. The footer holds the address, email ID, and contact number in a highlighted border. This vivacious letterhead could be chosen for companies working in educational sectors.
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However, you can modify the letterhead templates in MS Word 2007, make sure that the information is readable, and the logo must also be discernible. It would be better if the colors used are uniform across all marketing tools so that it is easy to recall and recognize them. Imagine doing business with a company that sends you a letter with a new letterhead every time. Even though it is not illegal, yet it shows a lack of persistence and looks unprofessional. Moreover, using contrasting colors makes a letterhead distinctive. Using pre-designed letterhead templates such as those given at the end of this page saves time and effort particularly if you are a novice.