Social Media Content Creation

Social Media Content Creation

Want to create great static and animated content for social media, but don’t know where to start? Then this is the course for you.

ex VAT

This course will show you what you need to know to start creating social media content that will compel user engagement.

We will start by looking at what’s trending right now and breakdown how they are successful. The morning will be focused on static graphics using Adobe Photoshop, whereas the afternoon will concentrate on moving graphics using Adobe Animate.

In both sessions, you will be guided through document setup, asset management and how to use the programs effectively to get the best results with minimum effort.

This is a hands on course and after being shown how, you will be given assets, a brief and with tutor support, the opportunity to create your own graphics.

After creation you will see how to publish your work; optimising it for a variety of social media platforms.

Our Social Media Content Creation course is available at our training centre in The Shard, London. We also offer private training courses which are ideal if you have a team who want to understand the process of or start creating content themselves.

Social Media Content Creation1 day Classroom Course

Getting user engagement is the main focus when using any social media platform and if you have an awesome idea, this course will give you the skills that will put you on the right track in creating content for your social media campaigns.

We’ll share our years of industry experience to help you avoid the common potholes and fast track you on your way to creating great social media content.

What will I learn?
Upon completion of this course you’ll walk away with the ability to:
  • Describe the components of engaging social media content
  • Use Adobe Photoshop to create static graphics
  • Use Adobe Animate to create motion graphics
  • Take a project from initial brief to publishing, optimised for a variety of social media platforms
Why should I take this course?
Our course if perfect If you want to understand what is involved in creating content for social media so as to improve your communication with your design team, or if you are at the start of your journey in creating content yourself.
Course Overview
Static Graphics
  • Trending, what’s good and bad?
  • Asset Management (Photoshop & Animate)
    1. File types
    2. Libraries
  • Photoshop Overview
    1. Document Setup
    2. Layout Design
    3. The Interface
  • Common Tasks Made Easy
    1. Quick Selections Techniques
    2. Work with Vector
    3. Colour & Gradients
    4. Swatches & Graphic Styles
    5. Publishing
  • Professional Working Practices
  • Morning Workshop: Static Content
Animated Graphics
  • Animate Overview
    1. Document Setup
    2. The Interface & Tools
    3. Importing Graphics
    4. Libraries
  • Creating Animation
    1. Object Creation & Properties
    2. Layers / Timeline
    3. Keyframes / Tweening
    4. Masking
    5. Guides
    6. Symbols
    7. Button
  • Previewing & Publishing
  • Afternoon Workshop: Animated Content
1 day£499 ex VAT
Upcoming CoursesView all
Fri | September 27 | 1 day
Social Media Content Creation
The Shard, London
£499 +VAT
Fri | November 22 | 1 day
Social Media Content Creation
The Shard, London
£499 +VAT
Fri | January 24 | 1 day
Social Media Content Creation
The Shard, London
£499 +VAT
Fri | March 27 | 1 day
Social Media Content Creation
The Shard, London
£499 +VAT
Our facilities


Our trainers are all seasoned experts that have extensive experience working in the industry. They will be happy to answer questions, on the day or post training as part of our ongoing support.



Jellyfish have first class training facilities. Our flagship training centre is located at The Shard in London and we also have premium training facilities in the US, Spain and South Africa. We can also train at a location of your choice.

Food & Drink

Food & Drink

We pride ourselves on providing our attendees with high quality food and refreshments. Both are available throughout the day and we cater for any dietary requirements for you.

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