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Design Better and Build Your Brand in Canva

By : Laura Goodsell
Book Image

Design Better and Build Your Brand in Canva

By: Laura Goodsell

Overview of this book

If you're constantly frustrated by how long it takes to create a design in Canva, then you've come to the right place. This book will get you up and running quickly with creating professional branded graphics in Canva. You’ll learn how to set up a Canva account, both free and pro and create a brand kit while understanding the importance of branding. Next, you’ll discover all the features and tools as well as how to put everything together to build a brand you love and graphics that work for your business. As you progress, the chapters will show you how to organize your account, create presentations, use videos and animation within your marketing materials and more. By the end of this book, you’ll have a solid understanding of what Canva is and what it does and be able to confidently and easily create a branded design from scratch.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
1
Part 1: Getting Started, Templates, and Features
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Part 2: Creating Your Brand and Design Tips
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Part 3: Let’s Get Creating

Summary

In this chapter, you’ve learned how to find logo templates in Canva and edit them using color, text, fonts, and shapes. You’ve also learned how to create a custom-sized template to start a new logo from scratch. You have also discovered more about Canva licenses and why you are not able to trademark a logo created in Canva. Lastly, you have learned the reason why submark logos are needed and how to create a collection of your own submark logos for your business. This chapter has been all about logo creation, so let’s move on to something more fun and look at how to create different graphics in Canva that we need for our businesses and social media profiles.