The progress over the years in the animation graphics design is tremendous. In the last 20 years, the field continues to grow and has become a major topic of discussion. More and more varieties of animated graphics are created including on social media, blogs and so on.The growth, however, does not mean ease in creation. Graphics designs can be challenging and time-consuming, while hiring a professional can be extremely expensive. Most design studies do not expose information on cost.
Graphics design is for sure a complex task but no need to panic. You know why? It is because; we’ve got you covered on how to make outstanding animation graphics designs. In addition to that, we’ll explain to you why they are an important part of marketing. Let’s begin with the ‘how’.
Step 1. Templates
Any perfect graphic design service begins with a plan. Once you’ve got the clear image in your mind, open a blank canvas and begin creating. We, however, recommend that you start by exploring our animated templates. The options will make your work easier by helping you customize your own design to fit your brand and the image and content you had in mind.
Step 2. Add your own elements
Our templates are made in a way that you can customize them to fit your desired design. You can therefore add elements of your choice to the blank canvas or the template you pick. You can work with the shapes, colors, and other elements such as buttons, lines, arrows, etc. There is variety of options to select from.
Diagrams, illustrations, gestures, and characters can be a nice bonus to your design. With that, you can create an animated interactive flowchart where a picture pops in after another to avoid a boring design. Lastly, ensure that your font types and colors are well-customized to fit your brand, content, and campaign objectives.
Step 3. Download and share
Your design is now ready for downloading and sharing. There are several options for sharing the designs. One option is downloading as a video or GIF for upload on blogs or other social media platforms; another option is generating a link that can be shared publicly or to a selected few; last but not least, embedding within a blog or a page on a website to ensure the animated graphics designs stay intact.
Let’s go to the ‘why’.
Animations are a perfect way of simplifying a complex concept. It visualizes much more than a static graphic. It does not only show the end-product but also the process to the end-product.
There’s no doubt that a creatively done animation graphics design would easily capture your audience’s attention. The level of engagement will make your graphics and content memorable to your audience.
Animations are a digital way of gathering around the fire for stories, as was done in the past. The cinematic effects allow you to present a narrative to your audience which gives your message life. It also captures and convey emotions just as in movies, which in turn creates a connection between you and your audience.