How To Create Online Billboard Ads

You’ve got a great idea and the experience to back it up. Now you need a way to get your message out there. But wait, how will you design an online billboard? It’s time to get smart about your plans and start using We’ll show you how to design an effective online billboard with just a few simple steps so that you can spend more time doing what you love!

What is Canva?

Canva is a free tool that helps you create designs on the fly. It uses a template-based interface, which means that you can get a professional-looking design just by looking at the preview options. You can easily use Canva to create banners, logos, and flyers, but it’s also great for making online billboard ads. A few of the best online billboards to create are:

While there are plenty of other online billboard sizes, if you have the above 3 you will be able to test your online ad to see which is performing the best and grow your audience even faster.


How To Create Online Billboard Ads Using Canva

  • Start by visiting
  • Select Templates.
  • Enter in “medium rectangle ad” and select the option.
  • Browse their template selections and select one that you like.
  • Then replace the logo, text, and all images.
  • Once you have it to how you like it, click DOWNLOAD and download as “PNG” for best quality. 

What should I put in my billboard?

You need a reason for people to stop what they’re doing and look at your ad. You also want to keep it very short and to the point. Don’t overload the image with too much text. Instead, draw your users in and then lead them to your website to learn more or place an order. 

For best results, you will want to include your 

  1. logo / Name
  2. A Heading
  3. Subheading (optional)
  4. Phone Number (optional)
  5. Website address
  6. Call-to-Action Item such as “SHOP NOW”

Once you have your online billboard ad designed you are 3 minutes away from advertising across the entire internet and potentially reaching millions! 

How To Create Online Billboard Ads

Does Designing A Billboard Sounds Exhausting? LET US DO IT FOR YOU!

Even though has made the design process rather simple compared to past design software, there are still plenty of people who would just like to have someone else do it for them. If you are in that category, fear not! We have professional designers on staff and can design your online billboard for you at a small cost. To access our designers, visit your My Online Billboard account’s dashboard and select “Have Us Design Your Billboard For You” and then you will be on your way to a professionally designed Online Billboard that you can use on your next campaign. 

Ready to start an online billboard ad?

How To Create Online Billboard Ads