Here are some basic Graphic Design tips for social media.

Use contrast to help your designs stand out. The best designs stand out. One of the simplest ways to make your design jump off

the page is using contrast. Choose colors that contrast well. If you have a light colored background then use a dark font.

Choose your font palette. Does your company have a standard brand font? Choosing a consistent font palette is a nice way to ensure consistency and to build consistency. Try choosing a heading font, subtitle font and body text font. Pick a bold font that stands out for your heading, and simpler subtitle and body fonts.

Pick a color scheme. When it comes to design, choose your color scheme. Is your brand fun and fresh, or established and trustworthy? Choose colors that reflect the brands personality. Start with 2-3 main colors and build from there but, use these colors consistently.

Use images. Images are a key part of graphic design. It’s very simple to get a professional look. Use grids or frames wherever possible. By adding some order to your images, your designs will be looking better in no time.

Keep it simple. Lastly, it can be easy to get carried away with so many great images, graphics and fonts to choose from. Simple is always best when it comes to graphic design. Reducing clutter means you’re more likely to get your message across! Make sure you have a reason to use every design element in your design.