Best Apps for Creating Social Media Designs

5 Best Apps for Creating Social Media Designs

I thought it would be helpful to let you know my best apps for creating social media designs. We used to have to struggle through with photoshop or illustrator or hire our own graphics designer but all that is very expensive for most people.   And there are actually a few ways which are cheap or even free for you to create images for social media without any design skills, whatsoever. Everyone is always asking me how to create great images for social media accounts or their content strategy. It might be that you need a Twitter header Facebook header Graphics […]

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Create amazing graphics with Canva the free design tool

Anyone can design amazing graphics with Canva the free design tool co-founded by Melanie Perkins, Cliff Obrecht and Cameron Adams from Sydney, Canva is a very simple tool which enables you to create designs from templates for your blog for Facebook covers, posters, cards in fact anything you like for the web and print. You don’t even have to worry about sizes any more, its all set up for you within the template. When you first sign up with Canva you are even presented with a short how-to guide to show you what to do. If you need a quick […]

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The Rings of Orbis a science fiction fantasy RPG in a virtual Alien world

The Rings of Orbis is a FREE online Science Fiction Game created by Author Philip-Jon Haarsma – now known as PJ Haarsma  – and his team to accompany his best selling series of books The Softwire series.  Books and gaming together are a fabulous formula to encourage and children to read!  How better to spark an interest in reading, that when you play game that is so interesting you have to find out more. I’ve been looking The Rings of Orbis and now even I want to read the books so I can get a full background to the game, and to find […]

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The redesign on Empire Avenue – Explained.

I first blogged about Empire avenue 10 months ago – when I had just started. Back then I didn’t realise the impact it would have on my social media strategies,  networks and more importantly I that would find a fantastic community of people that now mean a great deal to me. Anyway – I digress… Empire Avenue have relaunched a new design – which is said to engage you more with your social networks. Most people that “play” Empire avenue have always used it to engage and connect with other users, moving that to their other networks.  I think previously that […]

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