Internet, Networking, & Security Around the Web The Best Free Birthday E-cards Free Ecards for Birthdays By Stacy Fisher Stacy is a freelancer with over 18 years experience writing about technology and personal finance. She has published hundreds of articles and co-authored a book. our editorial process Stacy Fisher Updated January 31, 2020 Around the Web How to Get a VPN Tweet Share Email Free birthday ecards can be a great alternative to a printable birthday card. They are better for the environment and they won't even cost you a stamp. Perhaps best of all, you can send them all the way up the last minute—so no getting caught if you almost forgot a birthday. No need to browse through all those free ecard sites that have tons of pop-up ads and annoying animated birthday ecards that look like they were made in the early 1990's. Below you'll find the best free birthday ecards we've found online—a truly great birthday freebie. Visit each site and follow the onscreen directions to send your free birthday ecard. Not seeing a birthday ecard you like? Visit our list of the best free ecard websites to find one you're going to love. 01 of 13 Happy Birthday Candles by Punchbowl © Punchbowl This birthday ecard is designed especially as a card for a guy but we think it works for anyone. With these free birthday ecards at Punchbowl you even get to send a virtual envelope with a stamp on it. Cute! 02 of 13 Belated Birthday Cake by Punchbowl © Punchbowl Did you forget someone's birthday? No worries because by sending a birthday ecard you can get it to them in a matter of seconds. This belated birthday card features a scrumptious looking cake with the title "Oops!" 03 of 13 Happy Birthday Presents by Punchbowl © Punchbowl Colorful birthday present adorn the front of this birthday ecard. Send this free birthday ecard to a guy or a gal—everyone's going to love this one! 04 of 13 Birthday Flowers by Punchbowl © Punchbowl This is a great birthday ecard for a friend or family member. White and blue flowers decorate the front of this free birthday ecard. 05 of 13 Field of Flowers by Punchbowl © Punchbowl Another lovely birthday ecard that's perfect for a woman who's having a birthday. A light pink card is decorated with water colored style flowers to send a soothing message. 06 of 13 Not a Facebook Happy Birthday by Someecards © Someecards A tongue-in-cheek birthday ecard that lets the recipient know just how much you like him or her. Find a lot of other free birthday ecards over at Someecards. 07 of 13 Happy Birthday to My Husband by Punchbowl © Punchbowl This free birthday ecard is just for those wonderful husbands out there. There's more birthday ecards just for men here. Wish you father and brother a happy birthday as well! 08 of 13 One Cute Cupcake by Hipster Cards © Hipster Cards This birthday ecard has a simple look with a retro feel that the hip person on your birthday list will love. It's easy to send a free birthday ecard from Hipster Cards and you'll have your task done in no time. 09 of 13 Happy Birthday to My Wife by Punchbowl © Punchbowl You can also find lots of free birthday ecards at Punchbowl for the women in your life. This birthday ecard is meant for your wife but they also have ones to send to your sister, mom, and daughter. 10 of 13 Sweet 16 by Punchbowl © Punchbowl Do you know of a girl turning 16 this year? This Sweet 16 birthday ecard is sure to get her attention. Pretty in pink, this free birthday ecard is ready to be sent to her inbox. 11 of 13 Swoosh 21st Birthday by Punchbowl © Punchbowl This 21st birthday card is great for the guys and the gals! Send a custom message and send this free birthday ecard out to wish the recipient to have a great 21st birthday. 12 of 13 Happy 30th Birthday by Punchbowl © Punchbowl There's nothing like a cute birthday bunting to wish someone a happy birthday. This free birthday ecard is just for that person you know who's approaching the first middle-age marker. 13 of 13 Wordy 40th Birthday by Punchbowl © Punchbowl A simple birthday ecard that wishes the recipient a happy 40th birthday. You can also find milestone birthday ecards for that special someone turning 50 and 60.