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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

This has been a big chapter with a lot of information on branding and creating your brand kit. You have learned about the basics of branding and what makes up a brand. You have learned about colors and how they complement each other and have discovered more about their meanings; you have looked at different fonts and styles and where to find them within Canva; you have seen the importance of imagery, consistency, and how to use log templates; and you have also learned how to create your brand kit, putting everything together to have a finished brand you can use within your business. We’ve even touched on copyright and trademarks, so you now know what you can and can’t do with the content in Canva.

So far, you’ve learned a lot about creating designs in Canva and setting up your brand, so let’s do something a bit more fun. We’re looking at five Canva tutorials you can follow along with next.