A closer look: Snappa

Snappa is an online graphic design tool. Super simple to use, it could replace more complex software such as photoshop.

As simple as logging in and picking a template, Snappa has an extensive library of over 6000 templates and 5M photos and graphics to use.

To speed up your output, Snappa has its templates already formatted into various sizes for use with social networks and other common uses.

Whether your end goal is to create a Twitter header, Pinterest Pin, Google Display Ad and just about anything else then Snappa has you covered.

A view of all available pre-formatted graphic dimensions.

Skill level required

As always we only showcase simple to use tools and Snappa certainly fits the bill. No skill is required and you can have a completed graphic to use in minutes if you decide to use one of the templates provided.

A Twitter post image for @jumpstrt_ - Using a template - 3 minutes to complete

How much does Snappa cost?

Snappa runs a 3-tier system to use the tool in either a pay monthly or yearly plan. You will see below its fairly priced.

Monthly plans
Yearly Plans

Jumpstrt Says: The free option is only really good for a play around due to the 3 downloads a month restriction. If you are a small business then PRO is perfect!

Team Collaboration

Collaborating on designs is simple with Snappa. Once you have completed your graphic you can save it to a team folder and your entire team will be able to view it, edit it or download it.

Company visual assets? no problem!

Company logos, icons, fonts and branding colours can all be uploaded so everyone is singing off the same hymn sheet.


At present, you can share your completed graphics through the Snappa 'create a graphics screen' to the following platforms.

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Buffer

Jumpstrt Says: You can download any graphics to your computer from Snappa to use wherever you want!

Final thoughts

If you are looking for a ridiculously quick way to knock up a graphic for a social media campaign, a header for a profile or a simple advertisement banner then Snappa will without a doubt help you achieve it.

Well priced this is a perfect tool for a small business. Best of all after reading this you can try it out for FREE to see if it really will serve your needs.