Creating Social Media Graphics

Social media concept

When: Apr 3-28, 2017 (4 weeks)

Delivery Method: Private Yahoo Group

Price: $10/person

Description:

Every marketing expert will tell you social media posts do better when an eye-catching graphic is included. But authors often don’t have the graphics skills/experience or the $ to spend on creating those graphics.

This workshop will help authors of all experience levels create good-looking graphics using free online tools. We’ll go over image selection, text selection, what to include on the graphic, dimensions for different social media, and different uses/needs for your graphics. We will also create several different types of graphic together including memes, ads, announcements, Facebook banners, book teasers, and blog post graphics.

The workshop is broken into the following topics:

  • Week 1
    • Using Canva
    • Create a Meme
  • Week 2
    • Image Selection
    • Free Stock Images
    • Using Pic Monkey
  • Week 3
    • Text Selection
    • What to Include
    • Create an Announcement or Ad Graphic
  • Week 4
    • Create a Facebook Banner Graphic
    • Create Book Teasers
    • Create a Blog Post Graphic
    • Q&A

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