Whether you’re just starting out or you’ve been creating thumbnails for some time, the first stage of learning at Thumbnail University is designed to help you master the basics. We’ll cover the fundamentals of thumbnail design, from choosing the right colors and typography to understanding the principles of composition.
This stage of learning is ideal for new students who are looking to learn the basics of creating thumbnails. It will also benefit those who are more experienced in the field and want to brush up on their knowledge and skills.
The first lesson will cover the basics of colour and how to use it effectively in your thumbnails. We’ll discuss the basics of colour theory and how to create a colour palette that will be eye-catching and attention-grabbing. We’ll talk about the psychology of colour, how to choose the right shade, and how to work with different hues and tints. You’ll learn how to pick colours that will draw viewers in and help create a cohesive look for your thumbnails.
The second lesson will focus on the basics of typography and how to choose the right font for your thumbnails. We’ll look at the basics of typefaces and how to select the right size and style. We’ll discuss the principles of legibility and how to use type to create an impact. We’ll also look at the different types of fonts and how to use them effectively.
The third lesson will cover the basics of composition and how to create a visually compelling thumbnail. We’ll look at the principles of design and how to use elements such as balance, contrast, and emphasis to create a pleasing final product. We’ll also discuss the importance of visual hierarchy and how to arrange the elements of your thumbnail to draw attention to the most important parts.
By the end of this stage of learning, you’ll have a solid foundation for creating thumbnails that will draw in viewers and help you get more clicks. You’ll understand the basics of colour, typography, and composition and how to use them effectively in your thumbnail design. With the knowledge you’ve gained in this stage, you’ll be ready to move on and start creating amazing thumbnails that will get you noticed.