Ultimate Guide to Canva Keyboard Shortcuts and Hacks

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November 12, 2017
Here is the funny, kind of ironic thing about this blog post. Canva was basically created to save amateur designers oodles of time creating graphics—and graphics that actually look pretty dang good. But like with [...]
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How to Outline Text in Canva in Two Minutes

November 6, 2017
Canva is awesome. I don’t even have to ask opinions…we can all just agree and move on. But, for as much work they’ve put into helping non-design professionals create stunning graphics, there are some face-slappingly [...]

The Different Types of Copywriting

October 29, 2017
I can truly understand why some people have trust issues with the English language… Copywriting sounds and looks an awful lot like “copy writing,” which could also be phrased as “writing copy.” Copy, then, is [...]

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