Design Aesthetics

Design Aesthetics

When creating your content, you should keep in mind that FLIP is a micro-learning platform. We have provided you with some recommendations and best practices for creating Decks and Cards.

  1. Optimum deck front full-bleed image size 700px X 1050px
  1. Optimum card front full-bleed image size 700px X 1133px
  1. Optimum card front golden image size 700px X 438px
  1. Use FLIP built-in formatting features
  1. Use direct video sources; example: YouTube, Vimeo
  1. 140-character limit = Front of the Card
  1. 4,000-character limit = Back of the card. Best practice: 2,000 characters or less
  1. Use simple and direct language
  1. Telephone numbers require the preface “tel:” in links.
  1. Email addresses require the preface “mailto:” in links.



Card Back Imagery Tip

When adding imagery to the back of a card, you can follow this tip to create different sizes and justifications.

Card Back Imagery Tip

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