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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

In this chapter, you have learned about several small features fundamental to designing in Canva. We’ve looked at how to group and move multiple elements and learned how to align and space out your text. You can now adjust the transparency, lock elements in place, and know how to use the Background Remover tool. You’ve also learned how to resize your design for different social channels and now have a good understanding of how Canva works in layers, and how to move these layers to create an effective design.

So far, you have learned a lot about creating designs in Canva, so now it’s time to look at the all-important topic of branding and get you set up in the next chapter.