Give your Diwali celebrations a personal touch by designing a beautiful banner with Canva
Why stick to the same old-fashioned Diwali banners, when you can go creative with Canva? We have a wide range of Diwali-centric layouts created by professional artists that can give your banner a fresh appeal. Whether you need a banner to convey Diwali greetings or big festive offers, Canva has layouts to suit every requirement.
You can use these layouts as is or personalize them. Even with little to no design knowledge, it is amazingly simple to create a banner in Canva, thanks to the easy-to-use customization tools. In just a matter of minutes, you will have an amazing Diwali banner perfect for online posts and offline campaigns. The best part – using Canva is 100% free!
Sign up for Canva with Facebook or Google. After that, log in and find your way to the home page. Search for the “Diwali web banner” design type and launch a new page or choose a template.
Find the perfect Diwali web banner template for your platform or website. Use the search tool to filter by style, color, layout, industry or theme. Click on your favorite template to make it yours.
In Canva’s library you’ll find millions of stock photos, images, icons, illustrations, charts and other graphics. Drag and drop elements onto your page. Fill in the text box with your message and details.
Upload your own photos, images, personal or professional branding elements. Mix and match color schemes, font styles and backgrounds from different templates. Use the photo effects feature to make your images shine.
Download your web banner as a JPG, PNG or GIF. Share directly on social media or upload to your personal or business platform. Go back and make edits any time.
Instead of hiring professional designers to create banners for big Diwali sales, you can save money and still design an appealing banner all by yourself with Canva. Whether on print or online, your banners will always look good thanks to our collection of professionally-designed layouts.
To add a personal touch, you can upload your images to the banner. Just click on the green ‘Upload your own image’ tab and select the images from your computer. Once uploaded the file gets saved in the upload folder and can be used anytime. In case you don’t have images, you can utilize Canva’s impressive media library containing over a million images, graphics, and illustrations. Many of these images are free, while rest are priced at just $1. Remember to use our grid and frame tool to create a picture-perfect banner with well-placed elements.
While you can design a banner quickly using any of our pre-made layouts, Canva gives you the flexibility to create a fully-customized design from scratch. Start with a blank layout and then browse through the Elements tab in the editor to add backgrounds, images, illustrations or icons to your design. You can also use the text tool in Canva with font combination and typography to add personal information or message. With over 130 fresh fonts available, you can also create font pairings for your own.
All the efforts put in designing a Diwali banner can go down the drain if it fails to reach people on time. With Canva, you will never face that problem because you can share your design directly through Canva and inform everyone about the upcoming event instantly. All you have to do is click on the share button and from there, you can share your design on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn.
You can also download the banner as an image and share it via email to send it through various messaging apps like Viber and WhatsApp.
“A standard web banner is around 468” x 60.” You can also choose the leaderboard size of 728” x 90,” a square size of 336” x 280,” a skyscraper size of 120” x 600” or a half banner size of 234” x 60.”
Choose a warm color scheme for your Diwali banner, with tones of gold, brown and red. Include an image of a firework or candle and a friendly greeting such as “Happy Diwali” or a title such as “Festival of Lights.” You can even add your business logo or sign your name.
You can easily save, download and print your Diwali banner in a few quick steps. Be sure to save your file as a print-ready PDF. Then make prints at home or order high resolution copies of your banner from Canva’s professional printing service.