Making custom banners is now easy. You can make it all by yourself without any knowledge of design or printing. You may also use such custom banners to print vinyl display banners or be posted on social media, emails, websites, and other online channels. As there are plenty of such templates available, you can choose one and customize it with your wording and images, do proper aligning, and download the final print-ready banner design to your computer.
Ensure that you use your branding elements as your logo, color schemes, taglines, and other design specifications matching your brand philosophy. However, while using colors, make sure that you do it in a print-friendly manner and have a basic understanding of the color schemas and contrasting methods to ensure that your banner is made eye-catchy and elegant.
You may search online to find inspiration and save some designs for your reference. While designing online, make sure that you choose the template appropriate size to get a vector image output for sharp print quality. All such online templates can be easily resized for the needed dimensions. It is really fun to create customized banners for your purpose by matching your brand philosophy, mood, and aesthetic preferences.
Steps of custom banner design
1. Start with some inspiration
There is plenty of inspiration available online, so you need not start on a blank canvas while designing custom banners. Search templates by the categories, task, mood, aesthetic, and color based on your preferences. Once you find a way to start, look for more editor tools to start customizing your design.
2. Remix the template and content and make it uniquely yours
There are many ways to personalize the banner templates online. You can change the text copy and font, substitute the stock images with your own, and spend some time making the graphical elements on your own. By availing of the premium package of online design tools, you will also get options to auto-apply the logo, brand colors, and fonts, etc., to the custom banner without much effort.
3. Resize and have your content go further
Using tools like Adobe Spark, you can now use any image to resize it using the auto-magical resizing features. Gone are those days where you had to memorize the dimensions of the image requirements for each platform. You can duplicate another project and hit resize to select the platform and let the AI do the rest of the task based on the need for print or online banners.
4. Save and share your custom banner
Once the design is done, you can save the banner and hit the publish button to share it online. You can save it in various formats for print and publish. Laster, you can also revisit the same project and do modifications to make use of the same for future use.
If you are not feeling condiment about designing it yourself, you can always approach a professional designer for the same. However, make use of all creative avenues to make your banner stand out in the crowd.