Graphic design platform Canva has been a game-changer for newsrooms to produce simple yet effective social media graphics. It is perfect for Instagram especially.
It is also a great skill to show off on your CV if you have a knack for visuals. If you want to have a go but are not sure how News Associates provides some handy tips for journalists to get started.
There is a seven-step guide on using the tool, as well as examples from the likes of The Evening Standard as a good source of inspiration.
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