Adobe Spark Creative Fitness Challenge 4: Create Banners for Social Media | Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Spark Creative Fitness Challenge 4: Create Banners for Social Media | Adobe Creative Cloud

July 20, 2019 1 By Kailee Schamberger



there are a ton of social media networks out there and if you're trying to build a big audience chances are you're probably on most of them Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Pinterest Etsy Twitter and that's what today's challenge is all about branding consistency across all your platforms if you make one banner and spark post and then resize to use on all of your different social media accounts here's how to make standout banners in a flash let's start from a Twitter header template first I'll add what I want the banner to say adjust the size by dragging the edges use the right panel to make edits to the text now this color definitely needs a backing shape for readability we'll hit text effects and apply a drop shadow okay that looks good now let's change the background photo I'll hit replace and search through sparks free photo library this one's cool now we'll just make some minor adjustments to the photo like adjusting the scale and position all right we're getting there let's make some adjustments to the text so it's interacting with a photo a little bit more now let's add our logo in just a couple clicks it's nicely there all right I'll hit download now we can take the same design and adapt it for every platform just duplicate the project and rename it abracadabra I'm Veronica Belmont your Brandon coach and I'll see you next time for another spark creative fitness challenge you