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How to create an electronic signature?

Here’s how to make an electronic signature in a few different ways using HelloSign:

  • Draw your signature using your finger or mouse
  • Upload an image of your signature to your HelloSign account
  • Use your cursor to draw it by hand
  • Type in your signature on a keyboard and customise using our fonts.
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Visual of HelloSign interface at moment when user adds a signature field
Visual of HelloSign interface at moment when user adds a signature field
Visual of HelloSign interface at moment when user adds a signature field
Visual of HelloSign interface at moment when user adds a signature field
How to create an electronic signature?

Here’s how to make an electronic signature in a few different ways using HelloSign:

  • Draw your signature using your finger or mouse
  • Upload an image of your signature to your HelloSign account
  • Use your cursor to draw it by hand
  • Type in your signature on a keyboard and customise using our fonts.
Visual of HelloSign interface at moment when user adds a signature field
How to create an electronic signature?

Here’s how to make an electronic signature in a few different ways using HelloSign:

  • Draw your signature using your finger or mouse
  • Upload an image of your signature to your HelloSign account
  • Use your cursor to draw it by hand
  • Type in your signature on a keyboard and customise using our fonts.
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Starting at
$15 USD
/month
Billed annually as $180 USD

Standard

Min 2 users, starting at
$25 USD
/month
Billed annually as $600 USD

Features

Users
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Templates
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Essentials

Starting at
$20 USD
/month
Billed annually as $180 USD

Standard

Min 2 users, starting at
$30 USD
/month
Billed annually as $600 USD

Features

Users
Chevron up
The number of individuals in your company that will be sending out documents for signature.
1 user
Buy 2 to 4 users, online
More than 4 users, contact us
Templates
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Templates are perfect for documents that need to be reused and sent out for eSignature frequently.
5
15
Audit trail
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Audit trails are associated with transactions to ensure actions are tracked and time-stamped.
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Frequently asked questions

Is an electronic signature as legal as a paper signature?
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Yes! Electronic signatures are federally protected by the ESIGN Act of 2000. They’re also protected on a statewide basis by the UETA Act. Internationally, eSignatures are protected by various acts and legislations. We have customers using HelloSign in Australia, the EU and more!

Is it secure to use electronic signatures to sign documents?
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Yep! It’s absolutely secure as long as you’re working with a verified and secure eSignature provider. HelloSign offers bank-level security to ensure that your information and documents remain protected. This includes:

  • Hosting in a state-of-the-art SAS70 Type II, SSAE 16 facility that has achieved ISO 27001 certification.
  • A connection that’s encrypted using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer). That’s the same level of security at most leading banks!
  • Documents are stored and encrypted at rest using AES 256-bit encryption.
Do I have to electronically sign documents in my HelloSign account?
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HelloSign integrates with several other companies to make it as easy as possible to sign in, whatever app you’re using. Here are a few of our integration partners:

You may be directed to our site to complete the electronic signature, but you can initiate signature requests directly in the integrated apps.

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