Being that Photoshop doesn’t have a bleed option built in, we will have to manually add bleed to our design to assure a more seamless workflow as we send it to print.
Adding an appropriate bleed to your file will also lead to a more quality and professionally printed product.
Though this quick Photoshop tutorial will focus on business cards. It’s logic, of course, can be applied to any file that requires bleeds for printing.
In the printing industry bleed is a term used to suggest that the background image or colors fill out the complete space of the business card.