Ben Sebastian

With cross-country communication and virtual correspondence, things can easily go wrong – unstable internet connections, misinterpretation of messages, and the difficulty of finding a common time where everyone is free for calls, among others. What I knew of cross-country collaboration, however, was challenged when I started working in Canva. Read more...

Elle Hughes

As Canva’s reach continues to grow, the need to create a diverse and inclusive image library becomes more important than ever. In response, Canva’s Marketplace team lead by Elle Hughes has created the Natural Women Collection. In this article, Elle talks about what the initiative aims to achieve, how it came to be, and how they made it happen. Read more...

Jesse Walker

Have you ever opened up an exciting new app, but instead of being asked to “Sign up” you saw “რეგისტრაცია”? Maybe you’ve received a confirmation email saying “Th□nks you for you reg□ster. Conf□rm□ng here ple□se”? Or perhaps you attempted to enter your name into a text field, only to be told it contained invalid characters? English speakers have the luxury of rarely encountering any of these errors. Read more...

Hannah Heffernan

Some personal topics are deemed appropriate for the workplace, but somehow, pumping milk for your baby is more often than not considered taboo. Canva Product Designer Hannah Heffernan explains why there is still room for improvement in making out workplaces more inclusive for parents. Read more...

Christopher Low

When a company experiences strong business momentum, it’s not just about the impact we make on our business metrics - it’s also about the impact we’re making on the environment we work in. In this blog, head of Canva’s Vibe team, Christopher Low, shares his thoughts on why paying attention to the impact we’re making on our environment is just as important as growing our business. Read more...