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Digital Literacy Projects: Adobe CC Express

Information about a few types of digital literacy projects.
Adobe Spark is now Adobe CC Express!

General Design Tips

Looking for some general tips and resources related to creating engaging and interesting social media posts? Take a look at our Design Guide

Adobe CC Express can also help you create an online portfolio. For general tips and resources for creating an online portfolio, take a look at our guide.

Adobe CC Express Overview

How do I get started?

1. Visit to sign up for and download the Creative Cloud suite of products. It is free for UNC students. We have a guide to walk you through the entire process.
2. Once your are registered, go to and select “Log in with school account.” Enter your UNC email to be taken to the SSO page.

Screen shot of the PDF attachment for Adobe Creative Cloud Express

A pdf highlighting some of the basics is available via a link in the image to the right.


Adobe CC Express Tutorials

Adobe provides a series of short tutorials on how to do specific functions within CC Express. These include working with layers, creating text effects, and how to integrate Google Drive. These tutorials can be found at

Check out their YouTube channel for even more tutorials to help you get started!

Want a one-on-one consultation instead of just watching videos? Send an email to! We will schedule an in-person or via Zoom consultation to help you use Adobe CC Express!

Create a video with CC Express

Create a webpage in Adobe CC Express


Media & Design Center Staff

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Lynn Eades
Media & Design Center
Undergraduate Library
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Chapel Hill, NC 27599