Canva: Supercharge your Traffic with Canva
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Canva: Supercharge your Traffic with Canva

The complete guide to using canva to boost traffic and sales for your business through effective visuals
4.8 (9 ratings)
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48 students enrolled
Created by Hayley Edge
Last updated 7/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Create amazing social media visuals and graphics using Canva
  • Understand graphic design theory, in a simple and easy to understand way
  • Apply your understanding in creating amazing content for your business
  • How to use canva to increase your traffic to your business for free
  • Implement my super hacks to access premium Canva for free and save $119 per year!!!
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Requirements
  • Nothing is required as Canva is a free online software tool.
Description

Do you want to grow your business? Increase your traffic easily and efficiently to your business, blog or social media accounts. Want to gain an understanding of what makes a good design? and make it stand out? In this course we will go through how to design awesome visual content for any platform using Canva (free tool). Don't use Canva like a beginner, supercharge it!

It's important to create effective visuals to compliment your blog or product in order to engage your audience and make the act, whether this is to buy or visit your site.

This course is broken down into easily digestible chunks focusing on how to navigate canvas, use all the tools effectively. then we dive into gaining an understanding of design theory including how to use colours and fonts. Finally moving onto my supercharge hacks to get the most out of Canva for free!!!

If the only reason to take this course is to find out my money saving hacks then you'll be saving in no time and wish you learnt my hacks earlier!!!

Who is the target audience?
  • Entprepreneurs
  • Solopreneurs
  • Mompreneurs
  • Small Businesses
  • Marketers
  • Graphic Design beginners
  • Social media Addicts
  • Canva Addicts
  • Instagrammers
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Curriculum For This Course
46 Lectures
02:13:02
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Course Introduction
3 Lectures 07:53

Firstly, thanks so much for checking out this course. I hope you find it useful and please leave feedback and any questions that you have. Thanks again!

Preview 03:05

This lesson goes over the importance of creating stimulating visual content

Why Canva?
03:33

This lesson goes over, how to open a canvas account, feel free to skip this if you already have an account.

Preview 01:15
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Canva Basics
8 Lectures 32:03

Getting familiar with the main dashboard

Main Dashboard
03:17

getting familiar with the design dashboard

Preview 05:04

This lesson walks you through the different elements to use in your canvas designs

Elements
05:46

This lesson walks you through using photos your canvas designs

Photo Tools
04:38

Photo tools in more depth

More Photo Tools
04:01

This lesson walks you through using fonts in your canvas designs

Fonts
02:42

This lesson walks you through the different backgrounds to use in your canvas designs

Backgrounds
02:38

This lesson walks you through how to upload images to use in your canvas designs

Uploads
03:57
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Design Theory
7 Lectures 14:51

Introduction to Design Theory Unit

Preview 00:58

This lesson discusses the concept of alignment and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Alignment
03:03

This lesson discusses the concept of repetition and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Repetition
01:46

This lesson discusses the concept of Contrast and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Contrast
01:13

Proximity
00:54

This lesson discusses the concept of Hierarchy and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Hierarchy
01:59

Here i will go through putting the elements of the design theory together with the use of examples.

Design Theory Examples
04:58
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Color Theory
10 Lectures 14:55

Introduction to Color Theory Unit

Preview 01:08

Terminology, errrr. complicated words for no reason. well lets clear the air and explain these terms. 

Preview 02:17

This lesson discusses the concept of analagous colour schemes and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Analagous
00:38

This lesson discusses the concept of complementary colour schemes and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Complimentary
00:27

This lesson discusses the concept of semi-complementary colour schemes and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Semi-Complimentary
00:22

This lesson discusses the concept of monochromatic colour schemes and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Monochromatic
00:35

This lesson discusses the concept of triad colour schemes and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Triad
00:33

This lesson discusses the concept of tetradic colour schemes and ways we use this to create effective designs. 

Tetradic
00:25

This lesson discusses the concept of colour schemes for effective branding. 

Color Schemes for Branding
05:00

This lesson discusses how to get cooler codes to use in designs

Colour Codes
03:30
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Typography
7 Lectures 15:23

This is a short introduction to this section on Typography

Preview 00:14

This lesson discusses different types of typography and the terms we use to describe them

Typography types
02:03

This lesson discusses typography terminology that you may come across and want to know more about.

Typography Terms
04:15

This lesson discusses the theory of typography pairing and provides you with the skills to pair typography effectively like a pro.

Typography Pairing
02:50

Little clip with some resources as you get designing.

Typography Resources
03:36

This lesson discusses the fonts built into canva

Canva Fonts
02:13

In this section, put your new found skills into practice. 

Over to You
00:12
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Creating Designs
2 Lectures 18:22

This lesson walks you through how to put all that theory together and create a blog content visual.

Blog Content
10:19

This lesson walks you through how to put all that theory together and create a Instagram visual.

Instagram Image
08:03
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Canva Hacks
6 Lectures 24:55

A little introduction to Canva's paid version. Ps. don't buy it. watch on.

Introduction to Canva Hacks
02:17

Canva's Folders explained

Folders
02:03

My Hack no. 1 for awesome designs

Hack 1
04:18

My Hack no. 2 for awesome design

Hack 2
02:55

My Hack no.3 for awesome designs

Hack 3
02:08

My Hack no.4 for awesome designs

Hack 4
11:14
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Bonus Lessons
3 Lectures 04:41

Bonus lesson: Knowing your file types

File Types
01:47

Bonus lesson: Saving images easily for Instagram

Saving for Instagram
00:40

Bonus lesson: SEO your images

SEO Your Images
02:14
About the Instructor
Hayley Edge
4.8 Average rating
9 Reviews
48 Students
1 Course
Marketer

Hi Guys, I'm Hayley. I've been in business for over 10 years now, marketing, eCommerce and small business specialist. I am a Qualified teacher in business with 4 years experience in the classroom.

I have run a success graphic design company where i perfected my design skills to enable me to instruct you successfully.