Looking for a way to make your Canva designs pop? Adding an outline to your text can help you achieve this in no time. You’ve probably been wondering how creators are able to do this within Canva. This is the post for you. This Canva tutorial will teach you How to Easily Outline Your Text in Canva with just a few clicks!
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Create with a fresh design
Before you get started, let’s start off with a clean slate. Click on ‘Create a Design’.
Select the custom dimensions you require. If you are planning on sharing this design on any of the social media platforms. Canva already provides you with the correct dimensions, which makes it even easier when creating your designs for a specific platform.
Add your text
On the left menu select the text tool or use Canva’s handy shortcut Cmd/ Cntrl T.
Now you can choose the font style, font size, and colour you want the text to display.
Apply the ‘Splice’ text effect
Now for the fun part, the one effect tool to make this all happen! Within the Canva editor find ‘Effects‘ located on the top bar.
Choose ‘Splice’ from the list of text effects options. From here, you can effortlessly change the Thickness, Offset, Direction. You also have the option to change the colour of the outline text. The splice tool is quite cool and doesn’t get as much love as it should.
Download your design
Once you’re happy with how your outlined text appears. You can export your design by clicking on ‘Download‘. Choose your file type and click ‘Download‘.
And that’s it! You’ve created a stunning text outline using Canva’s easy-to-use platform in literally a few minutes.
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