How to make graphics like a professional

Making graphic designs with Canva

Stunning graphic design for your website or social media pages is easier than you think.

The Barrington Coast marketing team use the online graphic design templates at Canva.com to make all our graphics, and can highly recommend it to our partners. There’s a free version plus an enhanced version for a annual fee.


To achieve your social media goals, you need to create and share amazing content with your audience. This is the best way to build trust, and ultimately, to drive your audience towards taking further action.

(Story by Lilach Bullock on www.socialmediatoday.com published 2 Feb 2020)

You’ve no doubt heard that an image is worth a thousand words. Well, there’s also the fact that images perform better than text-only updates on most major social networks.

So you need visuals – and fortunately, there are now numerous, easy-to-use tools to help in your image creation process.

Canva is one of the best in the market, and with over 8,000 templates for social media posts, you’re bound to find templates for any occasion.

Canva’s templates are grouped under different social media channels, enabling you to easily create images which meet the size requirements of each social media platform. You also have the option to upload your own images to edit them.

Editing your images is easy, even for a non-designer, as Canva’s drag-and-drop editor enables you to customize images and add text. And the best part is that you have access to all these features with a basic, free account

Canva also enables you to add up to 20 teams to a profile, with each team comprising up to 3,000 members. You can also assign roles to each team member.

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