Using Canva for Social Media Images
Canva is an online platform where users can create free graphics. It offers access to various design tools and option even for free users. The site claims to have everything you need when it comes to designing.
Creating an Account
Go to Canva Homepage
Creating Facebook Cover
We start with a Facebook cover banner, for the size, refer to the guide above(851 x 315).
Choose from the available free images
Resize the image to cover the whole area by dragging the bottom right edge and top left edge
To adjust the image, drag the image to the direction you desire
Resizing for other Social Media Platforms
Twitter (1500 x 500)
Upload your newly created Facebook cover
Resize to fit and drag image to adjust
Follow the procedure on what we did for Twitter Cover for the following:
Tumblr (1600 x 900)
Google + Page (1080 x 608)
Linkedin + Page (974 x 300)
Youtube (2560 x 1440) – Slightly different procedure
Resize image on the same manner as below, then add a background afterwards.