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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

Summary

Imagery and elements are some of the main parts of any design in Canva. Understanding how these work will help you on your way to creating amazing designs. So, what have we learned in this chapter? You have discovered the importance of elements, and how to search, select, and edit them. You have also learned how to find and fully edit an image in Canva, using all of the different tools available to you, as well as how to edit a background, giving a blank color block a pattern or image to help your information stand out more.

So that’s it for this chapter. In the next chapter, we will be looking at some of the Canva features that you can use, alongside the knowledge you have learned in this chapter, to create eye-catching graphics.