Create Animated Social Media Posts using Canva

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Develop a new animated social media post using Canva.

Utilize the elements tool to create a background for a social media post.

Prepare an animated social media post using the text tool in Canva.

Clock2 hours
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

By the end of this project, you will learn how to create an animated social media post using the free version of Canva. Animated social media posts are great tools for drawing the attention of your followers and customers to the information you are aiming to share. We can use Canva to complete this project because it provides all the tools you need to create an organized and visually appealing product while offering a variety of options for sharing and collaboration. You will learn how to plan and organize your ideas and utilize graphic design tools as you create an animated social media post. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

Social MediaMarketingGraphic Design

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Project set up.

  2. Implement shapes and backgrounds.

  3. Use the text tool to enhance the design.

  4. Add animated elements.

  5. Add animated graphics and publication.

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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