Graphic Design: Create Animated GIF Ad Banners in Photoshop
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Graphic Design: Create Animated GIF Ad Banners in Photoshop

Learn exactly how to create those eye-catching animated banners that (because they move) will instantly get attention.
3.5 (44 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
6,609 students enrolled
Last updated 9/2015
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What Will I Learn?
Create your own crazily cool animated gif banners for business or personal use
Create animated banners for business
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Requirements
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • A computer
  • The Internet
Description

NOTE: This course is more for beginners than expert photoshop users, and covers Photoshop CS5 and below. NOT PHOTOSHOP CC.

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Now with Over 2400 students already taking and making good use of this must-have course for internet entrepreneurs.

Just take a look over on the right in our discussions area to see some of the cool Animated banners that our existing students are already creating thanks to this course....... Then Join and show everyone your own successful creation!

"This really is an exciting course for EVERY internet entrepreneur out there...."

You WILL at some point need to create Animated advertising Gif banners for your websites / business - whether it is to give to affiliates to place on their website in order to promote your website, or for you to use to advertise with the likes of Google adwords or any of the other advertising networks out there.

You will eventually need custom banners for your business, so this is an absolutely essential course to have in your arsenal. Even if you do not make use of the course straight away, you can lock in the course at a great price!

So what is it all about?

You've almost certainly come across those animated advertising banners on websites as you browse the internet. The likes of You Tube make heavy use of them.

Because they are moving, they instantly draw the eyes attention and encourage you / your visitors to click on them in order to find out more about what's on offer.

What is required for the course?

All you need is Adobes' popular Photoshop application and you will be taken step-by-step through how to create animated advertising banners in adobe photoshop - meaning there is no need to outsource & you can be as creative as you so wish.

It's really not as hard as you might think - anyone can do it! Take the course and I will personally prove it to you.

What you will learn

  • First you will be shown examples of animated banners
  • You will be shown the traditional banner sizes and how to create them
  • We will set the stage ready to begin animating
  • We will then jump into creating animated gif banners
  • You will be shown exactly how to save your banners to ensure web-wide compatibility
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Enrol Now! .... and I will see you on the inside......

P.S once you have created your first banner, be sure to share it with us in our course discussion area.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wishes to know how all those eye-catching banners seen all over the internet are created
  • This will suit any and every internet entrepreneur
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Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction
3 Lectures 08:07

This really is one of those courses that do exactly what it promises to! See or your self the banners that existing students are producing thanks to this cool course. We also take a look at some of the great reviews the course has received.

Preview 04:16

Welcome to this course on creating animated gif banners with Photoshop

Preview 02:24

Here I show you the actual banners that we will be creating on this course.

Preview 01:27
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Before we Begin Animating
6 Lectures 15:12

Lets take a quick look at exactly what animated gif banners are

What are animated banners - here's what they look like
04:20

These are the standard animated gif banner sizes that are the most popular around the web

Preview 03:32

We will be working with these 3 animated gif banner sizes to create our gif banners

The Banner sizes we will be working with
01:30

Setting the stage within photoshop in preparation for creating our animated gif advertising banners

Setting the stage
01:46

For each animated banner you need to think about the elements that will remain stationary throughout the animation. This lecture teaches you how to go about this.

Position the banners stationery elements
03:35

Take things in this order

Action Steps
00:29

Do you know the correct file ending for animated gif banners? Lets see

What is the name of the file ending of animated banners?
1 question
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Working with Layers
2 Lectures 15:25
Thinking about it and planning the required layers
02:45

It's all a part of the animating. Adding and editing those layers

Adding the required elements as individual layers
12:40

What is the basis to working with layers when it comes to animated banners

What is the basis to working with layers when it comes to animated banners
1 question
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Lets start Animating
5 Lectures 23:57

So now lets get ready to begin animating

Finalising our banners and preparing to animate
03:55

How to create those animated gif banner sizes within photoshop

Lets create our animate gif banner sizes
03:28

Which sizes of animated Gif banners are the best to go with?

Which sizes of animated Gif banners are the best to go with?
2 questions

Ok, so now it's time for us to begin animating our advertising banners

Lets begin animating those banners
08:19

Lets continueanimating the next banner. It's the same process just with different dimansons

Continuing with the Animation
03:41

The final Animation
04:34
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Prepare created images for usage on the web
2 Lectures 04:42
What ever you do, do not do this!
00:35

There is a right ways and a wrong way to save Gif images correctly for the web. It's not as easy as you might think. Get this wrong and you will wonder why your images are not working correctly

Saving the images correctly for the web
04:07

So you should know by now the right and wrong way to save your newly created animated gif banner images. Take this quiz to ensure that you are up to speed.

What is the correct way to save images out for the web?
1 question
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Conclusion
2 Lectures 03:21

It's been fun, but now lets wrap up

Wrapping Up
01:13

Bonus Lecture - Just Before you GO!
02:08
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