Have you ever looked at beautiful posters on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, or on noticeboards on your area, and wished you had the design skills to make something similar? You may be pleased to hear that you don’t need to be a skilled graphic designer to create eye-catching posters; The most common sizes of poster for printing are: 11” x 17” for small posters, 18” x 24” for medium sizes and 24” x 36” or 27” x 39” for large posters. All you need is Adobe Spark Post, a free poster maker that is easy to use.
Adobe Spark is a suite of design tools that allows you to make your own posters, videos and webpages using your computer or iOS mobile device. The poster-making tool of this collection of apps is called Spark Post. This app offers a range of poster templates and layouts that you can use to create your own custom posters for sharing on social media and for print.
When you open the Spark Post web app, you’ll see a range of size options at the bottom of the screen. Choose a graphic size that is perfectly designed for printed posters or for posting on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter, or select “More Sizes” to view additional options.
Next, you need to choose a theme, which determines the layout and overall appearance of your own poster. Scroll through the options and choose one that suits the mood of your poster.
Choose a background image for your own poster by selecting “Background” and then “Replace Photo.” You can import an image from Facebook, Google Photos, Dropbox, Lightroom or Creative Cloud, upload an image from your computer, or search through thousands of royalty-free images.
Next, select “Text” and use the options to alter the font, shape, color, spacing and alignment of the text on your poster. Once you’ve created a strong headline for your poster, you can add more text boxes or leave your poster with a minimalist style.
Once you’ve made your poster, you can download it, print it, or share it to social media at the touch of a button. Simply select “Share” and then choose which social networks you want to add your poster to.
Now you’ve created your first Spark poster, you can start to explore the more advanced features of this powerful online poster maker. Explore the menus to find more options for customizing your poster, such as applying filters to your background image and changing the color palette. Use these features to create your own custom posters, each of which is as unique as it is beautiful. Spark Post automatically saves your poster designs, so you can come back to them and tweak them as much as you like until they’re ready to share. Create movie posters, music posters, business posters, motivational posters, or anything else that captures your imagination.
Making a poster and sharing it on social media can bring many benefits. If your poster is eye-catching, you are likely to attract many likes, comments and new followers, which is useful if you are trying to build up a business or personal marketing advertisements on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. Posters can also deliver messages in a very persuasive way, as they combine strong words with images that can emotionally engage the viewer. Now that Spark’s online poster maker has made poster design a very quick, cheap, and easy process, creating and sharing posters has become a very efficient method of attracting attention online or in the real world. Why not give it a try today 100% free?
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