Social Media Visual Content
designing and preparing visual content graphics with online graphic design apps
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Designing and preparing visual content graphics with online graphic design apps such as Canva, Adobe Spark, SketchBook.
Animated Instagram - Examples
When you think of Instagram, do you think of animation? Well, animated Instagram visuals are becoming very popular. Here are a few tips you should keep in mind when creating your own animated Instagram visuals.
Bokeh Background for Instagram
Let's add more details to our Bokeh background, which we will use as a background for an Instagram video holiday message. Then, we will try an alternative method to create a different style Bokeh, by starting with a render of fibers instead of clouds.
Grayscale Bokeh Texture in Photoshop
In this tutorial, we will create a grayscale Bokeh graphic, which can then be used, along with the layer blend mode in Photoshop, to create a Bokeh to work with any color scheme.
How to Post Video to Instagram
Below are steps for posting an .mp4 video to Instagram using Google Drive and your mobile device. Not all mobile devices will accept .mp4 or .mov videos. If you get a message that the video cannot be opened or played, you mobile device cannot post videos to Instagram.
Introduction to Canva
Canva is one of the most popular free online graphic design software apps. Use Canva to design anything from social media graphics to print invitations. Start from scratch or use one of the thousands of templates. Canva has a free forever plan as well as their Canva for Work monthly plan.
Landscape by Sprout Social
Sprout Social has a free tool that will save you time creating graphics for social media. With this tool, you can resize one image to fit all of the suggested dimensions for the most popular social networks, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest and YouTube.
Repeating Animation in Motion
There are several methods to loop a behavior in Apple Motion. But if you want complete control over the animation, you can build it using keyframes and the timeline and loop/repeat the animation using the Keyframe Editor. Let's walk through the steps.
Review - Adobe Spark
Adobe Spark was released last year. It's a combination of a web app and three mobile apps, for DIY graphic design for social posts, mini webpages, video and much more. With the cloud, your projects are available on both the web platform and the mobile apps.
Social Media Post Images & PSE Organizer
This is the first of several tutorials about how to use Adobe Photoshop Elements to create social media graphics. Whether you are using social media images to brand or market a business, blog or for another reason, you can create them in PSE.
Websites For Free CC0 Images
When it comes to using free images for your social visuals and other projects, there are many websites that offer free or paid-for images. If you are like me, you have a small budget and can't take great photos. These websites become very important. Let's take a look at a few of my favorite sites.
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Are you changing the theme of your Instagram feed? Or maybe you have older posts that are just outdated? Well, Instagram has a new feature that can help you organize and maintain your feed.
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