How To Create Canva

Canva is a fantastic, user-friendly tool that allows you to create high-quality graphics and designs without needing any graphic design skills. Here’s a quick guide to get you started with Canva.

Step 1: Create Your Canva Account

Head over to and sign up for a free account. You can do this via email, Facebook, or Google.

Step 2: Select Your Design Type

Once you’re logged in, you’ll be taken to the Canva dashboard where you can choose the type of design you want to create. There are numerous options including social media images, presentations, posters, infographics, and more.

Note: For this tutorial, we will choose the ‘Custom Dimensions’ option at the top right corner and enter the dimensions we want.

Step 3: Choose a Template

After selecting your design type, you’ll be taken to a new page where you can choose from hundreds of pre-made templates. Simply click on one to select it.

Step 4: Customize Your Design

This is where the fun begins! You can now customize your selected template to suit your needs. Here’s how:

Editing Text

To edit text, click on the text box and start typing. You can change the font, size, color, and more using the options at the top of the page.

Adding Elements

Click on the ‘Elements’ tab on the left side of the page to add shapes, lines, images, videos, and more to your design. Simply click on an element to add it to your design.

Step 5: Download Your Design

Once you’re happy with your design, click the ‘Download’ button at the top right corner of the page. Choose your preferred file type and click ‘Download’ again to save your design to your device.


And there you have it! In just a few easy steps, you’ve created a beautiful design with Canva. With a little practice, you’ll soon be creating stunning designs in minutes. Happy designing!