Canva

Graphic design platform offering a wide assortment of design tools, templates, and documents.

Website: canva.com 

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Canva

Uses:

  • Design presentations, flyers, business cards, social media graphics, and much more with thousands of layouts
  • Easily create your own design to be used on various templates
  • Many design features including photo effects, icons and shapes, fonts, and stickers

Pros:

  • Creating designs and documents is easy with the guided design process
  • Library contains over 1 million images, fonts, icons, charts, graphs, illustrations, and templates
  • Very simple and intuitive interface
  • Share your project via email/social media or download it as a PDF, JPG, or PNG file
  • Canva’s community platform, Design Stream, allows you to publish your design so you can get feedback from other users and make design connections

Cons:

  • No video embeds, animated features, or live-data integrations—graphics remain static and non-interactive
  • Image dimensions can’t be changed once you start a design
  • Not a large variety of pre-made templates for social media posts on Facebook, Twitter, etc.

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