Your logo is super-duper important! It’s basically the face of your business and used to help with brand recognition. Logos are crucial when it comes to your marketing and advertising as your logo will be used on various platforms such as your website, social media, packaging, and anything promotional. Having a well designed logo can convey the values, personality, and professionalism of your company. So, like I said, important! Don’t fret though, you can design your own logo in Canva painless and FREE.
Step 1: Search for Logos on Canva
Click either the “Logo” or the “Animated Logo” option.
Step 2: Choose A Template
Canva has thousands of templates to choose from. You can filter them by style, theme, and color to help narrow down options. Pay attention because the ones with the yellow crown in the bottom right hand corner are for people who have Canva Pro. So, if you’re looking for a free one then you’ll want to avoid those! However, in case you were wondering…Canva Pro is definitely worth the money!
Step 3: Razzle Dazzle
After choosing the template that most resembles what you’re looking for, it’s time to jush it up! Make it your own by changing the colors, fonts, and adding/removing things. Canva has ALL you need to make your logo dreams come to life.
Some Things To Consider
Pixels – You’ve finished your logo, now what? You’ll want to download it and use it literally everywhere because you love it so much! To do that, PNG will be the best file format for most uses. Overall, PNG should give you a clear, high quality image that you can use almost anywhere. And another plus, with a PNG file, you can also download your logo with a transparent background. Just make sure that you check the button before downloading!
Colors – Your logo will want to represent your brand colors. So, carefully choose these as you will be using them quite often. You’ll also want to use colors that help you stand out from your competitors!
See? I told you! Easy peasy lemon squeezy. In just a few simple steps you can design the logo of your dreams in Canva. If you need more help, make sure to utilize Canva’s help button on the bottom right hand side of the page. And in the meantime, happy creating!