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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
6
Part 2: Creating Your Brand and Design Tips
10
Part 3: Let’s Get Creating

Downloading and Sharing Your Designs

We’re now at a stage where you have a great understanding of how to use Canva and create some amazing designs for your business, so in this chapter, we’re covering the downloading and sharing part – how you can share your designs with others and link them to social media.

In this chapter, we’re going to cover the following topics:

  • How to download a design
  • How to share your design
  • Linking to social media
  • Creating clickable links
  • Apps you can connect to Canva
  • How to create a QR code

By the end of this chapter, you will know how to create your own QR codes, link to your social platforms, and download any design and share it directly with other people. Let’s jump straight in and look at downloading.