Design Social Media Posts With PowerPoint | Simpliv

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Start date

27/02/2020

End date

26/05/2020

Overview

Description

A Powerful Skill To Have - PowerPoint as Your Go-To Tool

Learning basics and intermediate PowerPoint skills will give you the ability to design stunning social media marketing posts for any social media platform in minutes. PowerPoint opens in 3 seconds and is ready for work!

What can you expect?

This course is prepared to give you an exciting design and animation journey and talking about Social Media design along the way. The course is suitable for both beginners or professionals who would like to learn how to adjust the size of the default PowerPoint canvas and be able to create great social media marketing posts for any platform.

We will work on the example of Instagram Story posts which have a vertical 1080 x 1920 dimension. By doing this example it will be easy to switch to any other social media platform requirements since we already work on the most "extreme" example. The ready project files are also available for download.

Why is this course special?

I don't show you PowerPoint tools and just how to navigate through the software, I show you how to design a real-life example post series for a selected topic.

Within the course, we will prepare and animate 6 slides. Afterward I Will show you how to export them to video, how to adjust the length of that video and plenty of other useful PowerPoint tricks!

I am not just an Instructor, I also run a YouTube channel, I'm a freelancer and business-owner so making eye-catching and impact-lasting design is a part of my job.

The goals of this course are exactly set, I wish to:

  • Teach you outstanding design practices catered for Social Media design, branding and posts
  • Teach you PowerPoint usage to an Intermediate degree regarding design, animation and video usage

This course has 4 comprehensive sections:

  • RESOURCE GATHERING – Here I wish to guide you and show where to find outstanding pictures, great fonts, and color schemes. All resources I list will be available for free, even pictures! 
  • DESIGN – This chapter is the main social media post design of this course. I will teach you how to design a consistent, on-trend and highest quality design to give you a great starting point for your social media marketing campaigns 
  • ANIMATION – In this chapter, I will go over how to animate each slide and social media post we have created. I will show you how to make endless animations, adjust their timings and duplicate existing animations to make videos cut out exactly for your needs
  • VIDEO CREATION - Here we will learn how to properly export videos from PowerPoint. I will show you everything you need to know about timings, transitions, and animations in PowerPoint

Benefits of taking the course:

  • Completing this course will grant you a FREE certificate of completion
  • You will work on a project which you can directly use for your portfolio or social media posts

What you will learn

  • Be Able To Design High Quality Social Media Graphics
  • Prepare a consistent social media marketing campaign or post series
  • Dominate the basics of PowerPoint and important design concepts
  • You will learn a lot about Animation & Video preparation