Creating quick and easy graphics for social media
This presentation will cover how to find images and create simple graphics to help you promote your research, school or events online more effectively.
Where to find appropriate and high quality images that are free to reuse, and understanding creative commons licensing (e.g. ccsearch, Pixabay, Google Images, UCD media services images)
Freely available tools for creating graphics (e.g. Powerpoint, Word, Canva)
Basic layout and design including colours, fonts, resolution, cropping, re-sizing and optimal sizes for sharing on social media platforms
Practical examples of effective images in academic and administrative contexts
Presenters: Josh Clark & Catherine Bodey, Communications & Outreach, UCD Library
Who should attend
This presentation is aimed at researchers, as well as managers and administrators, who want to promote their research, school or events online.
Attendance at this workshop / presentation may satisfy the CPD requirements of some professional bodies; a certificate of completion can be supplied upon request.
PhD students who attend this event can attain a Certificate of Attendance via Sisweb.