Make your profile visually stand out by designing a custom LinkedIn banner using Canva.

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Design a banner that pops to boost your business or personal brand

Want your LinkedIn profile to stand out from the crowd? If you really want your profile to shine in a sea of hundreds of millions of users, you’ll need a professional looking banner to build your brand, and there’s no easier way to do this than with Canva.

Get free access to templates created by professional graphic designers and a huge library of over 1 million stock photos and images. In just minutes you can create an unforgettable LinkedIn banner that not only gets you noticed, but brings your professional profile to life.

Create an amazing LinkedIn banner with just a few clicks

  1. Create a new Canva account to get started with your own LinkedIn Banner design.
  2. Choose from our library of professionally created templates.
  3. Upload your own photos or choose from over 1 million stock images.
  4. Fix your images, add stunning filters and edit text.
  5. Save and share.

Customize your LinkedIn banner to suit your industry or personality

  1. Change the images. Upload your own images or choose from our stock library of over 1 million photographs, graphics and illustrations.
  2. Change the fonts. Choose from over 130 fresh fonts.
  3. Change the background. Choose a background from our library or use an image.
  4. Change the colors. Change the color of your text boxes and text to add extra flair.

Choose best-in-class imagery to put your best foot forward

Whether you’re a teacher, writer, architect, marketer or engineer, showcasing your professionalism with the right kind of imagery is important. With Canva getting it right is easy – with over a million professional stock images, photos and design elements, you don’t even need to worry about hiring a photographer, designer or even compromising on quality.

Browse our extensive collection of images and design elements to find that sleek font or crisp image to step your visual branding up a notch. With many images free of charge and premium images costing only $1 each, it’s incredibly affordable.

Add your company branding or logos

Whether you’re creating a LinkedIn banner for your business or personal profile, branding your banner with company logos or images is simple. All you need to do is upload, drag and drop your company images into our amazing LinkedIn banner maker.

You can create an eye-catching banner in a matter of minutes, and because it’s so fast, you could even whip one up once a month to tie-in with your company’s events or focus for that time period. Have new products that you want to highlight? Great! Take advantage of LinkedIn’s prime real estate and create a banner that highlights them too!

Easily create your LinkedIn banner on the go

Creating your LinkedIn banner is super easy with Canva. We’ve put beautiful graphics, images and fonts into the hands of anyone who wants to design, and the great thing is you don’t need to have any design experience at all. Nor do you have to install complicated programs that take weeks or months to master. Within literally minutes you can easily create a banner to be proud of.

Are you super busy? We get it. That’s why we’ve given users the ability to create on the go. You can download the Canva iPad, iPhone or Android app to create stunning designs wherever you are.

FAQ

Can I edit my LinkedIn banner after I've saved it?

You can edit and save your banner as many times as you like. Every time you create a new banner it will appear in the “My Designs” section of your Canva homepage.

How can I add branding to my LinkedIn Banner design?

Create a LinkedIn Banner that is instantly recognizable by uploading your logo and adding it to your banner design, using your brand color palette and consistent fonts.

How does collaboration work in Canva?

Collaboration in Canva allows you to design with a team. To allow other people to edit your design, simply tick the box next to ‘Share/email as an editable design’. This will give them access to edit your design in their personal Canva account.